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Episode 98: FastCompany SA magazine, The Lean Startup methodology and Buying Cutomers with Brad Suga

Date: 18 Jul 2014
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Episode 97: MTN Business App Awards and measurability of ad campaigns.

Date: 10 Jul 2014
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Episode 96: IAB South Africa – what is coming next?

Date: 4 Jul 2014
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AMI launches free online courses in Africa

The African Management Initiative (AMI) has launched the first in a series of free online courses developed with top business schools, aimed at reaching 1 million African managers and entrepreneurs...

22 Jul 2014 08:45

USIU-Africa Digital Media Bootcamp kicks off Thursday

Kenya's USIU-Africa will be hosting its inaugural Digital Media Bootcamp with international speaker, Erik Qualman, on campus in Nairobi from 24-25 July 2014. Organised in conjunction with Globetrack International...

21 Jul 2014 09:44

Which do we need? More sales education or sales training?

Although there are an encouraging number of exceptions, tertiary academic institutions around the world have largely ignored sales, dismissing it as a craft or a trade, not worthy of...

By Peter Gilbert 13 Jul 2014 12:39

Millicom launches mobile learning facilities in Rwanda

International telecommunications company Millicom has announced the launch of EduMe English in Rwanda, providing Tigo subscribers with an on demand or subscription service for learning...

By Chris Udemans 10 Jul 2014 11:32

African business schools improve global standing

The American University in Cairo's School of Business has become the third African business school to gain the prestigious triple-crown accreditation...

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 7 Jul 2014 11:12

33 students join MTN Uganda internship programme

MTN Uganda is giving 33 students an opportunity to work with the organisation as part of their course/degree completion requirement with varying disciplines ranging from Marketing, Engineering, Finance, Sales...

1 Jul 2014 12:41

Funded learning opportunities in media for the unemployed

e.tv, eNCA, YFM and Sasani Studios, in partnership with eAcademy and the MICT SETA, will be hosting learning programmes for unemployed South Africans.

Issued by e.tv 27 Jun 2014 11:06

University of Djibouti unveils Oracle e-campus

Sponsored by the Ministry of Higher Education, the University of Djibouti has implemented a software system to help it achieve its ambition to deliver tertiary education to students in...

26 Jun 2014 07:16

PowerPoint needs more power

Yup, that's right. You heard us*. PowerPoint - mostly - stinks. And it's time to take back your PowerPoint power, because Microsoft is trying to take it away from you.

By Tiffany Markman 20 Jun 2014 15:22

Innovation, entrepreneurship vital for economic growth

Technology is reconfiguring economies at such a rapid pace, creating new markets and opportunities that African youth can capitalise on. But how?

By Jean-Claude Bastos De Morais 13 Jun 2014 06:18

Seventh edition of Talents Durban in July

As part of the 35th Durban International Film Festival (DIFF), taking place from 17-27 July 2104, the 7th edition of Talents Durban will take place from 18-22 July at the Elangeni Hotel.

11 Jun 2014 10:28

SMEs benefit from Business Skills Training Program

The MTN Uganda Business Skills Training Program which took place late last week attracted small business owners in Eastern Uganda from Jinja, Mbale, Tororo, Soroti, Busia and other surrounding districts.

10 Jun 2014 10:45

[Biz Takeouts Podcast] 92: Augmented reality and digital education

On the last Biz Takeouts Marketing and Media Radio show we chatted to Johan Walters from Digital Narrative and Dave Duarte of Ogilvy DMA. [twitterfall]

9 Jun 2014 08:47

[Biz Takeouts Lineup] 92: Augmented reality and digital education

Tune in to the Biz Takeouts Marketing & Media radio show on Thursday, 5 June from 9am-10am as we chat to Johan Walter from Digital Narrative and Dave Duarte. [twitterfall]

4 Jun 2014 11:37

Neurologist turned teacher keynote speaker at African EduWeek

One of the African EduWeek keynote speakers in the opening session is Dr Judy Willis, a board-certified neurologist in California, who left her practice after 15 years to become a teacher.

3 Jun 2014 10:36

Internet bus to boost ICT literacy in rural Uganda

The newly-launched MTN Internet Bus will be promoting computer literacy in rural Uganda in an effort to bridge the gap between rural and urban areas.

30 May 2014 08:31

2014 edition of Orange African Social Venture Prize launched

A new category has been introduced for the fourth edition of the Orange African Social Venture Prize called the "Orange Partner" award which will recognise the best project that integrates an Orange application.

23 May 2014 11:06

SABC Education signs agreement with Career Indaba, African EduWeek

SABC Education has signed a three-year agreement with the event organisers which entails pre-event promotion to its radio and television audience as well as a strong presence onsite during the events.

11 May 2014 12:12

UCT GSB to host admissions information sessions in Africa

Forming part of the QS World MBA Tour, the UCT GSB will be in Accra, Lagos and Nairobi on 8, 10 and 12 May respectively to connect with potential students during admissions info sessions.

9 May 2014 08:49

Consumer trends publication - Connect with the Continent

Terry Behan, MD of VWV Africa and the Middle East, has recently released a book, 'Connect with the Continent - Understanding key consumer trends across the African Continent right now', to help aspiring businesses build businesses and brands across the continent.

30 Apr 2014 09:19

MEF releases third report in Global Consumer Insights Series

MEF has released its third report, with analysed data from 10,000 respondents in 13 countries, in its Global Consumer Insights Series, highlighting both regional and global trends for mobile education products and services.

25 Apr 2014 07:36

Willowbridge College Africa - 21st century live stream virtual learning

Willowbridge College's vision is to revolutionise the understanding, implementation and delivery of world-class education, in all aspects within the UK school and FE college framework in earmarked countries in sub-Saharan Africa via their live stream virtual classroom - 21st century education.

Issued by Willowbridge College 24 Apr 2014 13:52

New partnership between Pan Atlantic University, IABC

The Pan Atlantic University through its School of Media and Communication (SMC) is to partner with the International Association of Business Communicators (IABC) to deliver a global certification course in communication. The partnership would involve the provision of facilitations and training.

23 Apr 2014 15:02

Masterclass to inspire, empower brand builders in Africa

To inspire and empower brand builders in Africa, award-winning global African brand and reputation architect, adviser and authority, Thebe Ikalafeng, is launching a series of pan-African Africa Branding Masterclasses across several African countries.

11 Apr 2014 10:08

What does a good boss look like?

We speak about good bosses and bad bosses all the time... okay, no wait, we actually only speak about bad bosses all the time.

By Chemory Gunko 11 Apr 2014 05:20

eBook distribution solutions emerge from Africa

There is great demand for eBooks in emerging markets however the demand for eTextbooks is even greater. Countries such as Kenya, Nigeria, China and Brazil are struggling to gain access to eTextbooks in their classrooms and universities.

7 Apr 2014 12:27

The evolving business model for m-governance

A look at the evolving business model for (mobile governance) m-governance projects and the use of mobile technology as a catalyst for inclusive development.

By Vijay Sai Pratap 27 Mar 2014 14:00

African skills wooed back from London

Over six hundred professional Africans attended the Homecoming Revolution Africa London Expo held at Olympia recently to find out about opportunities back home.

25 Mar 2014 08:34

Millions to benefit from collaboration between universities

The lives of millions of people across the world can potentially be improved through two new international networks formed between universities in the global north and south.

19 Mar 2014 13:15

African journalist scholarship up for grabs

African journalists are encouraged to apply for a scholarship, offered by Global Integrity, to attend the international investigative journalism conference Holding Power to Account.

18 Mar 2014 14:18

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