Shan Radcliffe
#BrandManagerMonth: Branding the teacher

Shan Radcliffe[Shan Radcliffe] For every group of successful brand managers, there is a lecturer, professor, teacher or mentor who taught them the tricks of the trade...

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Shan Radcliffe
Educating through a whole new print medium

Educating through a whole new print medium[Shan Radcliffe] In order to encourage young disadvantaged learners to read and gain a better grasp of the language more quickly, this group of UCT Upstarts developed an innovative solution, using cheap and readily available printing systems, to produce relevant stories and news...

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Shan Radcliffe
#WhenIGrowUp: How to become a FAN-shionista

#WhenIGrowUp: How to become a FAN-shionista[Shan Radcliffe] The brand new Johannesburg-based fashion design college, Fashion Academy Network (FAN), has opened its admission doors for its first intake of students in 2018...

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Jessica Tennant
Jonathan Lun wins SingularityU's Southern Africa Global Impact Challenge

Jonathan Lun wins SingularityU's Southern Africa Global Impact Challenge[Jessica Tennant] Last week saw Jonathan Lun win the judges' vote at the final pitch event for the 2017 SingularityU Southern Africa Global Impact Challenge...

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Peter Horszowski
When Google already knows the answer you have to change the question - Pert Industrials

When Google already knows the answer you have to change the question[Peter Horszowski] Education simply has to go beyond mere facts. It has to be subtle, creative, dynamic and innovative. In truth, education needs that special, indefinable quality that only a human can provide. If you don't believe me, ask Google...

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Jesse Green
Do you have a degree? The increasing job requirement...

Do you have a degree? The increasing job requirement...[Jesse Green] South Africa is one of few African countries that offer plenty of job opportunities in various industries. However, these jobs don't come easy, with over a quarter (27%) of these positions stating a degree as a requirement...

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Chance meeting helped SA startup GetSmarter secure over $100m sale

Chance meeting helped SA startup GetSmarter secure over $100m sale[Stephen Timm] A chance meeting with US listed company 2U's CEO Chip Paucek in October last year set Cape Town based SA edtech startup GetSmarter on the road to being acquired by the US firm in a $103-million deal signed on Monday evening.

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Danette Breitenbach
Education crucial for Africa - Tony Blair

Education crucial for Africa - Tony Blair
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[Danette Breitenbach] Part of attracting investment to a country is education...

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Mark Orpen
Breaking ground in management development

Breaking ground in management development[Mark Orpen] The managerial ladder is often built with rungs that depend on technical expertise...

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Boris Dzhingarov
Mastering the art of learning a new language – English is dominant everywhere! - Monetary Library

Boris Dzhingarov[Boris Dzhingarov] There can be no secret potion, computer program or magic pill to help you learn English immediately. It takes a lot of dedication, planning and hard work...

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Jackie Carroll
Bridging the education gap to fulfil basic human rights

Bridging the education gap to fulfil basic human rights[Jackie Carroll] Education is a fundamental human right and the foundation upon which other rights are built on. Without education, an individual cannot realise their full potential...

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Robin Singh
Advantages of Learning Record Store in e-learning

Advantages of Learning Record Store in e-learning[Robin Singh] A Learning Record Store has taken e-learning to a completely new level. It collects, records and stores people's learning experiences from remote sources...

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Shan Radcliffe
How young upstarts are merging education and safety

How young upstarts are merging education and safety[Shan Radcliffe] As we move into the 21st century, accessibility to e-learning is becoming more of a necessity than a luxury. Yet South Africa's disadvantaged youth face more problems than merely inadequate educational facilities...

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Peter Horszowski
PERT... for a better way to teach - Pert Industrials

PERT... for a better way to teach[Peter Horszowski] When I was a young teenager, I actually asked my dad: “What is the difference between education and training?” He answered without hesitation: “Put it this way, would you rather have sex education or sex training?”...

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Boris Dzhingarov
Classroom essentials necessary for English teachers - Monetary Library

Boris Dzhingarov[Boris Dzhingarov] Whether highly experienced or just making the first steps as a novice teacher, you need to be aware of the classroom essentials that are needed to offer a really great learning experience to all the students that attend...

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Clint White
Why we need to bring creativity back into education

Why we need to bring creativity back into education[Clint White] With the focus and investment in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM), we need to re-evaluate what type of candidates we're sending out into the world...

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The do's and don'ts of implementing blended learning

The do's and don'ts of implementing blended learning[Dr Felicity Coughlan] A key buzzword at the moment in the education space is "blended learning", but very few people would have heard this term before the higher education crisis...

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Peter Horszowski
This Christmas we may have to dig a little deeper for something to inspire us - Pert Industrials

This Christmas we may have to dig a little deeper for something to inspire us[Peter Horszowski] Generally, I am rather poor at all practical tasks, so I carefully read and rigorously follow every instruction, and am especially careful with the quantities and measurements...

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Peter Horszowski
What is really the most important part of a training system? - Pert Industrials

Peter Horszowski[Peter Horszowski] If your equipment is used badly or not at all, then it doesn't matter how good it is. Here are five reasons why the course material is really the most important part of a training system...

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Peter Horszowski
Is diversity really so scary? - Pert Industrials

Peter Horszowski[Peter Horszowski] I know we have our messy diversity down here. But, whatever the results from the Brexit and US Presidential election might suggest, I believe that diversity presents a real advantage...

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