Conclusion of 2U's R1.4bn buyout of GetSmarter puts Cape Town in the spotlight
Conclusion of 2U's R1.4bn buyout of GetSmarter puts Cape Town in the spotlight

US-based 2U Inc. has concluded its $103m (R1.4bn) acquisition of online education company GetSmarter. The deal, which is believed to be the biggest ever for a South African edtech company, further bolsters Cape Town's position as a technology hub...

Issued by GetSmarter 6 Oct 2017

How to bounce back after serial job application disappointments
How to bounce back after serial job application disappointments

Being turned down time after time for jobs you've applied for can be intensely disheartening, but there are some proven actions candidates can take to ensure their applications improve over time...

Issued by Oxbridge Academy 4 Oct 2017

Save time and costs! Register for an Online Visionary Leadership programme
Save time and costs! Register for an Online Visionary Leadership programme

The global landscape is currently volatile, uncertain, complex and ambiguous (VUCA) whereby leaders find themselves challenged to cope and manage their teams and organisations...

Issued by UKZN Extended Learning 2 Oct 2017

Saving the world through better choices
Saving the world through better choices

Innovator and thought leader Roger Martin has launched his latest book, which calls on managers and leaders to embrace integrative thinking to create new value for the world...

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 22 Sep 2017

Launch of CRF Artisan Programme at Diepsloot Combined School
Launch of CRF Artisan Programme at Diepsloot Combined School

Cyril Ramaphosa Foundation (CRF) recently launched its Artisan Programme at Diepsloot Combined School in Gauteng, by selecting two potential learners to train as artisans on full bursaries in 2018...

Issued by Cyril Ramaphosa Foundation 13 Sep 2017

Twenty years of developing practical project managers
Twenty years of developing practical project managers

On Friday, 31 August, a function was held to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Programme in Project Management (PPM) - a continuing education course to develop practical project managers...

Issued by Enterprises University of Pretoria 13 Sep 2017

No matric but not without hope: SA adults turn to distance to boost career prospects
No matric but not without hope: SA adults turn to distance to boost career prospects

Not having a matric can be a tremendous hurdle, but adults finding themselves in this position should not think all their options are ruled out forever and that study is an impossibility, an expert says...

Issued by Oxbridge Academy 6 Sep 2017

Education leadership course attracts international delegation
Education leadership course attracts international delegation

The Enterprises University of Pretoria Education Leadership and Management course attracted an international delegation of 16 school principals, all from various schools in Nigeria...

Issued by Enterprises University of Pretoria 6 Sep 2017