Increase in thresholds for exemption of employer-provided bursaries
Increase in thresholds for exemption of employer-provided bursaries

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.

By Mark Morgan and Gigi Nyanin 6 hours ago

The Age of the Expert Entrepreneur and the value of upskilling
The Age of the Expert Entrepreneur and the value of upskilling

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.

By Mia Arderne, Issued by Oxbridge Academy 7 hours ago

How to bridge the education-workplace gap
How to bridge the education-workplace gap

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.

By Rashied Small and Liezl Leleu 7 hours ago

#MandelaMonth: Klipstone Transport helps to grow Eldorado Park Primary
#MandelaMonth: Klipstone Transport helps to grow Eldorado Park Primary

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.

By Cari Van Wyk 10 hours ago

One&Only hosts 56 learners at hospitality workshop
One&Only hosts 56 learners at hospitality workshop

The One&Oly hosted a full day Careers Workshop for 56 Grade 11 and 12 learners from the Lalela Project in Imizamo Yethu, Hout Bay, in celebrating the spirit of Nelson Mandela and his dream to build a better future for South Africa's youth.

22 Jul 2016

Do you want to be a forex trader?
Do you want to be a forex trader?

Khonology has once again launched its FX trader programme in search of local junior FX traders. The programme is run in conjunction with a prominent financial institution and will run for six months after which selected South African candidates will be successfully employed as junior FX traders.

22 Jul 2016

GSB's oldest short course gets a new lease on life
GSB's oldest short course gets a new lease on life

The Programme for Management Development, which ran for the first time at the GSB in 1968, has received an influx of new energy with the introduction of new faculty and focus for the 2016 intake.

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 21 Jul 2016

1,000 young people to be trained in ICT in China
1,000 young people to be trained in ICT in China

Government and Huawei have signed an agreement that will see 1,000 young South Africans trained in information and communications technology (ICT) in China over the next five years.

20 Jul 2016

SA's ICT skills gap an ongoing reality: survey
SA's ICT skills gap an ongoing reality: survey

Wits University's Joburg Centre for Software Engineering (JCSE) has launched its seventh consecutive skills trends survey in the South African information and communications technology (ICT) sector. The survey is part of the JCSE's continuous effort to create a meaningful representation of South Africa's ICT skills landscape and provide an outline of the current skills priorities and gaps in the sector.

19 Jul 2016

ADR Register launches IMI Qualifying Assessment Programme and introduces skills test for mediators
ADR Register launches IMI Qualifying Assessment Programme and introduces skills test for mediators

Global Network Group (GNG) | African Network Group (ANG) is very proud to announce that one of its subsidiary companies, ADR Register, is accredited as Qualifying Assessment Programme (QAP) of the International Mediation Institute (IMI) for the African continent.

Issued by Global Network Group 19 Jul 2016

Nathaniel Masiza
Woolworths' 'Inside Retail' programme reaches 32 TVET colleges

Woolworths recently hosted its annual 'Inside Retail' programme, targeting 32 technical vocational education and training colleges in Cape Town through a week-long, embedded course aimed at providing practical experience and knowledge of the retail value chain in South Africa.

19 Jul 2016