In the past decade or so, there has been a shift from curative to preventative healthcare. And with rapidly advancing science, many hereditary conditions can be pre-empted, and if not averted at least managed appropriately.
Nicci Botha 7 hours ago
Pearson South Africa today, 27 July 2016, revealed the renamed and rebranded Midrand Graduate Institute (MGI) to students, parents, employees and business. MGI will now be known as the Pearson Institute of Higher Education (PI).
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"What do you want to be when you grow up?" This may be the question adults most enjoy asking little children, since the answer is always cute. But when parents need the answer from a teenage child about to leave school, it's possibly the most important question they will ever ask, and the last thing they need is a cute answer.
False Bay College 1 day ago
Tyler Solomon is the first recipient of the Cape Town-based film production and animation studio, Sunrise Productions' bursary.
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On 8 July 2016, the National Treasury released the draft Taxation Laws Amendment Bill 2016 (TLAB). The TLAB aims to give effect to the various tax proposals announced in the 2016 National Budget.
Mark Morgan and Gigi Nyanin 2 days ago
Some South African universities are demanding medical cover from SADC students before registering them, even when they already belong to a medical scheme in their own countries.
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Identifying your niche in today's competitive space of specialists, experts and entrepreneurs can be daunting. We evaluate the importance of continued learning in the context of facilitating individual initiatives, self-branding, and self-development.
Many graduates approach the "new chapter in their career" with enthusiasm as trainees/clerks in the accountancy profession, but are often shocked when they encounter the reality and challenges on applying their "knowledge" in practice.
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Prof Umezuruike Linus Opara, Stellenbosch University professor and research chair, has been elected as the incoming president of the International Commission of Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering (Commission Internationale du Génie Rural or CIGR) - a worldwide umbrella agriculture engineering organisation.
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Klipstone Transport (Pty) Ltd, a joint venture with Unitrans and AfriSam, assigned Acorn Foundation as their Corporate Social Investment representatives in a bid to provide Eldorado Park Primary school with a sustainable food solution and education. The project was launched on Mandela Day and will be completed by the end of September. Donations included a kitchen, two vegetable tunnels, bulk rainwater storage tanks, a junior driving school and educational materials.
Cari Van Wyk 2 days ago
Impak, a leading curriculum and service provider for schools, tutors and home education parents, is pleased to announce the appointment of Malusi Cwele as its new Chief Business Development Officer. The McKinsey alumni will join Impak on 1 August 2016, where he will be responsible for business development, marketing and sales, and client engagement.
Impak 3 days ago