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First mid-year intake of students at UCT - GetSmarter
First mid-year intake of students at UCT

The University of Cape Town, through its "Across Africa" partnership with the leading online education company, GetSmarter, has announced that it will offer a mid-year intake in their online Advanced Diploma.

Issued by GetSmarter 4 May 2015 08:10

Being adaptive is the single most important quality for leaders today - UCT Graduate School of Business
Being adaptive is the single most important quality for leaders today

As the pace of change increases worldwide owing to globalisation and technological developments, it's become more and more important for leaders to be adaptive, says UCT leadership expert, Dr Tim London.

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 28 Apr 2015 12:52

Careers24 revamps graduate section to attract qualified candidates - Careers24
Careers24 revamps graduate section to attract qualified candidates

Careers24 has gone live with their new, improved graduate section. The user-friendly redesign includes new key features and in-depth content aimed specifically at graduates looking for jobs.

Issued by Careers24 21 Apr 2015 09:37

J Walter Thompson to award five individual $10,000 scholarships to female advertising students - JWT
J Walter Thompson to award five individual $10,000 scholarships to female advertising students

The Helen Lansdowne Resor Scholarship, named after the pioneering female copywriter, will award five individual $10,000 scholarships

Issued by JWT 16 Apr 2015 10:37

Stoan Seate launches "Ikgate Motlhala" cycling campaign - Seven Colors Communications
Stoan Seate launches "Ikgate Motlhala" cycling campaign

Itsoseng-born Stoan Seate is taking part in a cycle campaign themed "Ikgate Motlhala" in aid of raising funds for school children and early development centres in and around the province of Bokone Bophirima (North West). The Ikgate Motlhala - an inaugural cycle challenge adopted by Stoan Seate as part of the 4020Phenomenon - is scheduled to take place from 3 to 9 May. This social campaign aims to raise money and essential services that will help uplift disadvantaged schools and early development centres within the province of Bokone Bophirima.

Issued by Seven Colors Communications 10 Apr 2015 11:59

Teaching business success in emerging markets - UCT Graduate School of Business
Teaching business success in emerging markets

Doing business in emerging markets takes more than marketing know-how. UCT GSB strategic marketing short course gives modern-day marketers the lowdown on what it takes to succeed in the world's fastest growing markets.

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 8 Apr 2015 12:27

Advanced reading skills for the workplace
Advanced reading skills for the workplace

Business School Netherlands (BSN), in partnership with Globaledutainment, will host a three-day advanced-reading workshop to help managers, supervisors, and professionals enhance their reading skills for better efficiency at work.

Issued by Business School Netherlands 7 Apr 2015 16:01

Top African business schools collaborate on entrepreneurship - UCT Graduate School of Business
Top African business schools collaborate on entrepreneurship

Six of Africa's top business schools form a new academic association to boost entrepreneurship and job creation on the continent.

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 2 Apr 2015 11:17

Leading international business professor to talk on strategy at Unisa SBL - Unisa Graduate School of Business Leadership (SBL)
Leading international business professor to talk on strategy at Unisa SBL

Best-selling author and strategist Professor AJ 'Lonnie' Strickland will deliver an insightful seminar on strategy at the Unisa Graduate School of Business Leadership (SBL) on Tuesday, 12 May, from 8:30am to 5pm. Titled 'The last 40 years of strategy and the next 40', the seminar will be followed by a networking function.

Issued by Unisa Graduate School of Business Leadership (SBL) 1 Apr 2015 11:48

More than a test: How the GMAT gauges your MBA future - UCT Graduate School of Business
More than a test: How the GMAT gauges your MBA future

The GMAT is a daunting first step towards an MBA, but its benefits go beyond getting you into the school of your choice - evidence shows it also helps students cope better once they have embarked on their MBA studies.

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 1 Apr 2015 09:58

Five 'annoying' questions we ignore because we are too busy with day-to-day survival - UCT Graduate School of Business
Five 'annoying' questions we ignore because we are too busy with day-to-day survival

Business leaders need to be open to being challenged if they want to succeed in an era of low growth, says UCT GSB Professor Walter Baets.

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 31 Mar 2015 09:19

95% reached at Cape Town Technical Production Services sector learnership - Gearhouse SA
95% reached at Cape Town Technical Production Services sector learnership

As the Gearhouse Kentse Mpahlwa Academy's (GKMA) students for 2015 settle into this year's popular technical internship it is becoming evident that this initiative, now in its 13th year of operation, is now a truly effective contributor to raising the skills standards within the South African live events Industry.

Issued by Gearhouse SA 30 Mar 2015 11:05

Kind bosses are better managers - UCT Graduate School of Business
Kind bosses are better managers

Thoughtful and compassionate managers are more effective and help to create engaged employees.

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 30 Mar 2015 10:27

Top three qualities of a good manager - UCT Graduate School of Business
Top three qualities of a good manager

Experts say managers need three very important skills to retain staff and run a profitable business

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 27 Mar 2015 11:30

Zinto is tackling youth unemployment - Zinto Activation Group
Zinto is tackling youth unemployment

The Zinto Marketing Group (Zinto) will exhibit at the eighth annual Soweto Career Day and Expo scheduled to take place from 24 to 25 March 2015 at Orlando Community Hall in Soweto, where it aims to reduce unemployment in the country by offering young South Africans an opportunity to enrol at the Zinto Training Academy (ZTA).

Issued by Zinto Activation Group 24 Mar 2015 12:01

CoreXalance launches CORE EQ101 - CoreXalance
CoreXalance launches CORE EQ101

"You don't build a business - you build people - and then people build the business."

Issued by CoreXalance 24 Mar 2015 10:37

Changing the face of advertising in South Africa - Quirk
Changing the face of advertising in South Africa

In 2015 we're expanding our involvement in skills development in South Africa by partnering with the Red & Yellow Springboard Marketing Institute to roll out the very first advertising learnership programme in South Africa.

By Sam Sampson, Issued by Quirk 23 Mar 2015 11:52