#AfricaMonth: Taking nursing high tech
#AfricaMonth: Taking nursing high tech

Healthcare is getting increasingly high tech, and nurses in Africa are at the forefront of using innovative solutions to improve patient care.

14 hours ago

A perfect storm: Business, creativity and the Fourth Industrial Revolution
A perfect storm: Business, creativity and the Fourth Industrial Revolution

The World Economic Forum predicts that creativity will be one of the top skills valued in 2020 and that creative industries are on the rise; the time for artists who want to take the plunge to start their own business has never been better and a unique business course at the UCT Graduate School of Business is showing the way.

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 1 day ago

46 Mandela Washington Fellows to represent SA in the US
46 Mandela Washington Fellows to represent SA in the US

Forty-six young South Africans will travel to the United States to participate in the Mandela Washington Fellowship, which aims to enhance leadership skills, bolster entrepreneurship, and connect young leaders from across Africa with the American people, and with each another.

1 day ago

Cheree Dyers, CEO of Prescient Investment Management
Stereotypes hinder diversity in the fund management industry

Gender, racial and social perceptions continue to deter many candidates from pursuing a profession within the fund management industry. These stereotypes prevent the industry from achieving greater diversity that has been proven to drive better results.

1 day ago

New bursary agreements for NSFAS recipients
New bursary agreements for NSFAS recipients

The National Student Financial Aid Scheme (NSFAS) has reminded first year students, who have qualified to get a bursary from the NSFAS, to ensure that they have signed their agreements by 31 July 2018.

2 days ago

Last chance to apply for Startupbootcamp Africa accelerator
Last chance to apply for Startupbootcamp Africa accelerator

Tech entrepreneurs from across the globe only have two more days to apply to the Startupbootcamp Africa final accelerator. If you are a top-tier innovator with a disruptive startup and you think you have what it takes to ultimately compete in the global market - apply today.

2 days ago

Cape Town academics win international competition
Cape Town academics win international competition

Researchers from the UCT Graduate School of Business have won a prestigious international case writing competition with a study on Lonmin Plc Mining and responsible investment in the aftermath of the Marikana tragedy.

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 2 days ago

Call 2 Care uplifts communities with garden education, after-school programmes
Call 2 Care uplifts communities with garden education, after-school programmes

About a year ago, we interviewed Cape Town-based non-profit organisation, Call 2 Care which invests its time and efforts to uplift communities in underprivileged areas through sustainable food access and gardening education.

By Robin Fredericks 2 days ago

Red & Yellow launches new Bob Rightford scholarship as part of their scholarship initiative
Red & Yellow launches new Bob Rightford scholarship as part of their scholarship initiative

The Red & Yellow Creative School of Business has been teaching business leaders to think creatively since 1994. The school has long been committed to its social promise that at least 10% of its students will study for free, and is proud that in 2018, this figure is sitting at 17%.

Issued by Red & Yellow 3 days ago

Department places over 1,500 medical interns
Department places over 1,500 medical interns

The Department of Health has placed over 1,500 medical interns and 1,300 community service doctors for the 2018 and 2019 annual cycle.

3 days ago

Creating business communities for African unity
Creating business communities for African unity

The run-up to the 55th Africa Day, celebrated annually on 25 May in parts of Africa and around the world in commemoration of the foundation of the Organisation of African Unity (OAU) (now the African Union), is an ideal time to reflect on the opportunities presented by a new collective zeitgeist happening in Africa.

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 3 days ago

Girl Geek campaign to open doors, change lives
Girl Geek campaign to open doors, change lives

The Girl Geek campaign, which seeks to encourage young girls from disadvantaged communities to be involved in science, technology, engineering and maths, will be launched in Johannesburg today.

3 days ago

SA's young scientists at international showcase
SA's young scientists at international showcase

Nine young South African researchers are competing in world's largest international pre-college science competition, the Intel International Science Fair (ISEF) in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania in the United States from 13 May 2018 - 19 May 2018.

18 May 2018