WEF report: SA bottom of the class in maths, science

When it comes to the quality of maths and science education, South Africa is bottom of the class, according to a World Economic Forum report. The comprehensive report ranks 148 economies across a number of categories. In some SA ranks reasonably well, but the quality of our educational system ranks...

3 Jun 2014

Bizcommunity features on SABC1's Media Career Guide Show
Bizcommunity features on SABC1's Media Career Guide Show

Be sure to catch Bizcommunity.com's editor-at-large, Simone Puterman, on the repeat show of SABC1's Media Career Guide Show tonight, Monday, 11 February 2013, from 11pm-11.30pm. She will provide insightful career guidance for the marketing, advertising, media and retail industries. The show is...

11 Feb 2013

More bursary competition winners

Following the decision to award two winners in the Durban International Hotel School Bootcamp bursary competition, Johannesburg has also awarded two prizes. The three-year bursary winner is Mpho Mile and Sandra Madonsela was awarded a three-year paid traineeship at a leading Johannesburg hotel. Cape...

21 Jul 2011

Innovation 1000 Challenge to train unemployed youth

SABEF in partnership with the Innovation Shack are looking for 1000 unemployed youth who will receive free training on innovation and entrepreneurial skills. The training sessions will take place on the 14 and 15 June 2011 at Look Out Hill in Khayelitsha, from 9am - 1pm. To RSVP: SMS your name,...

9 Jun 2011

Ciro trains Ghanaian baristas

As Africa's second largest coffee bean producer, Ghana has a burgeoning coffee market and consequently sent two trainees to Ciro Beverage Solutions to undergo intensive barista training. Chef Nutepe Kartey-Attipoe, secretary of the Ghana Chef Association and Yaa Akunia, general manager of a Ghanaian...

8 May 2011

New agencies for Bank SETA

The Banking Sector Education and Training Authority has appointed Indigo Marketing, a B2B agency specialising in brand strategy, marketing, design and event marketing agency and HMC Seswa Corporate Communications, a PR consultancy to manage its marketing and communications....

29 Oct 2010

Apply now for Raymond Ackerman Academy
Apply now for Raymond Ackerman Academy

click to enlargeWestern Cape youth, aged 18-30 from disadvantaged backgrounds, can apply now for the January 2010 intake to the Raymond Ackerman Academy of Entrepreneurial Development (RAA) based at the UCT Graduate School of Business. This six-month programme imparts business and life skills and...

3 Nov 2009

Proud design wins award
Proud design wins award

click to enlargeAward winning architecture and design firm, Don Albert & Partners, received the Corobrik South African Institute of Architecture (SAIA) Award of Merit, for the design of the Proud Heritage Clothing Campus in Briardene, on 16 February 2008 at the Durban ICC. The Proud Heritage...

15 Feb 2008

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