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Investing for impact has rapidly expanded into the mainstream - UCT Graduate School of Business
Investing for impact has rapidly expanded into the mainstream

The 2014 African Investing for Impact Barometer was released on 9 September in Cape Town. Its message: investing for impact is on the rise in both South Africa and Nigeria. The financial industry is already abuzz with talk about the trend, and the Barometer is here to clarify what the talk really means.

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 15 Sep 2014 11:00

Africa's top business school addresses SA skills shortage with new course - UCT Graduate School of Business
Africa's top business school addresses SA skills shortage with new course

The University of Cape Town Graduate School of Business is launching a new Postgraduate Diploma in Management Practice to overcome the lack of qualified and skilled middle managers which is aggravating Africa's already turbulent economy.

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 10 Sep 2014 11:17

How to survive the early start-up years - GetSmarter
How to survive the early start-up years

Any entrepreneur knows that the first few years of starting a business are the toughest. But if you can weather the storm, the rewards and opportunities that await are endless. Gareth Cotten, Course Instructor of the UCT Start and Manage a Small Business short course provides some tips for how to survive the early start-up years.

Issued by GetSmarter 8 Sep 2014 13:53

College of Cape Town Receives Prestigious Business Award - College of Cape Town
College of Cape Town Receives Prestigious Business Award

College of Cape Town was amongst the Western Cape's most influential business professionals to be awarded certification as one of the Top 300 businesses in the Western Cape. The award was presented to Elsie Potgieter, Deputy-Principal: Innovation & Development during the pre-launch networking breakfast of the Western Cape Top 300 business directory, which was hosted in the tallest building in Cape Town CBD, the five-star green-rated FNB Portside building, on Friday, 29 August.

Issued by College of Cape Town 3 Sep 2014 11:45

UCT broadens access, across Africa - thousands more opportunities for postgraduate diplomas - GetSmarter
UCT broadens access, across Africa - thousands more opportunities for postgraduate diplomas

The University of Cape Town (UCT) has announced that it has launched a suite of online postgraduate diplomas, as part of a strategic initiative that will enable students across South Africa and the rest of the African continent to study with high-touch interactive support - anytime, anywhere.

Issued by GetSmarter 1 Sep 2014 11:20

Become a better lifelong learner in eight steps - Red & Yellow
Become a better lifelong learner in eight steps

More and more, people are being told to be lifelong learners, but why should you become one (especially if you hated school), and how can you do it effectively?

By Jonathan Hawkes, Issued by Red & Yellow 1 Sep 2014 10:21

Andre Steenekamp
Talent management is a vital edge in digital agency world

For a business that is so driven by its people, the digital agency environment is one characterised by high levels of staff turnover and burn-out. What's more, many agencies are also finding it difficult to keep their skills bases up to date with an ever-evolving landscape.

By Andre Steenekamp, Issued by 25AM 29 Aug 2014 11:51

Students to lead massive ebola awareness campaign - The Communications Firm
Students to lead massive ebola awareness campaign

More than 2000 students from Vaal University of Technology (VUT) are expected to attend in their numbers the first international Ebola Health Awareness Campaign (EHAC) to be launched by students in South Africa on Friday, 29 August 2014.

Issued by The Communications Firm 29 Aug 2014 09:43

Finding your competitive career advantage - GetSmarter
Finding your competitive career advantage

You have unique features, benefits, assets and liabilities: all of which need to be upgraded every year as you work to differentiate yourself in an increasingly competitive talent market.

Issued by GetSmarter 25 Aug 2014 10:46

Africa' top business school goes on show in Johannesburg - UCT Graduate School of Business
Africa' top business school goes on show in Johannesburg

UCT GSB to host admission information session in Sandton this August

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 19 Aug 2014 09:24

Design Institute: Education partner of Open Design, Cape Town - SABS Design Institute
Design Institute: Education partner of Open Design, Cape Town

The Design Institute has thrown in its weight with Open Design, Cape Town, taking place from 13-23 August at Cape Town City Hall and at various venues across the city. The organisers consider this design extravaganza a highlight of the city's winter season.

Issued by SABS Design Institute 14 Aug 2014 10:24

Student Brands Money Matters magazine - Student Brands
Student Brands Money Matters magazine

If you feel you do not have enough money, well welcome to student life. You hardly ever have enough money for all the things you want and yet you still have a way of getting it because you are a student and you have to be taken care of.

Issued by Student Brands 13 Aug 2014 09:35

IntelliLAB Launches Online Breakfast Show at UJ - Intellilab
IntelliLAB Launches Online Breakfast Show at UJ

IntelliLab, based at the University of Johannesburg (UJ) in Auckland Park has recently started an online magazine-style television programme - UJtv. UJtv is accessible on YouTube and will be available for viewing every Friday around midday.

Issued by Intellilab 12 Aug 2014 12:20

Database of Board Potential Women directors launched in SA - Business & Professional Women South Africa (BPW)
Database of Board Potential Women directors launched in SA

On 7 August, 2014, BPW South Africa and the Department of Trade & Industry launched South Africa's first database of "Board Potential Women" at a Business Breakfast held with over 200 CEOs and high level government officials. Acting Director General, Pumla Ncapayi of the Department of Small Business Development (The Department of Trade & Industry) handed over certificates to 19 senior businesswomen who have completed the intensive BPW SA "Women on Boards" director development programme and have now been profiled on the "Board Potential Women" database.

Issued by Business & Professional Women South Africa (BPW) 12 Aug 2014 10:34

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