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With analysts predicting a volatile rand in the month of May, it is likely that South African business is going to be sorely challenged to make targets and achieve their main objectives for the balance of 2017.

The writer G.K. Chesterton said that “Fairy tales are more than true – not because they tell us dragons exist, but because they tell us dragons can be beaten.” 

 

 

False Bay TVET College has aligned itself with various industry partners, SETAs and other role-players to provide our graduates with the necessary Work Integrated Learning and enhance their prospects of future employment.

Training is an investment in your staff. Maximising the benefits of this investment is of utmost importance.

Going back to the classroom can be intimidating but the benefits of being an adult learner far outweighs the discomfort.

Paarl Media, the print division of Novus Holdings, pledged R100 000 to Wildlands, to support their “Greening your Future” programme, and help grow the local green economy within the Mahogany Ridge community.

The Mindspa Institute, proud training partner, developed a series of motivational workshops presented to their toll-gate operators, route patrol drivers, comms clerks and other operational staff.

QS Community Scholarship winner, Kelechi Ezeozue, talks about his year of youth service in rural Nigeria, and his plans for the MBA.

By merely glancing at a green rectangle for two seconds led to improvements on creative tasks, German researchers discovered.

In 2014, South Africa had the third highest unemployment rate in the world for people between the ages of 15 to 24, behind Spain and Greece. – World Economic Forum (WEF) Global Risk 2014 report.

A few years ago, I wrote an article for a national aviation safety magazine in which I analysed the behaviour of a pilot whose reckless actions caused the deaths of many passengers in the USA.

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At Supatrain, we pride ourselves on a very basic training principle-one size does not fit all. At Gold Reef City we have for the umpteenth time, developed a Supervisor Development Programme that is customised to meet the needs of supervisors in the casino industry.

Six graduates of the SACAP (the South African College of Applied Psychology) Psychology Honours programme have been offered highly sought-after places on the Masters programmes of three of the country’s major universities.

Annually in South Africa, thousands of matric learners wait anxiously in early January for the all-important National Senior Certificate examinations results to be released. For many, the NSC will unlock job or higher education opportunities, especially if they secured a bachelor’s pass.

Richfield Graduate Institute of Technology claimed the title of Best Regional College at the Europe Business Assembly (EBA), adding yet another award to its growing cabinet of accolades.

All candidates wishing to have a career in administration as a personal assistant, office administrator, secretary, receptionist, legal secretary will find this qualification your stepping stone into a career.

Western Cape finalists and winners of the provincial leg of the WSSA (WorldSkills South Africa) competition were announced at a ceremony held at the College of Cape Town, Crawford Campus. The finalists and winners are from the provincial Public TVET Colleges, Private College students, industry apprentices and employees to represent who entered the national competition.

PMI, a registered Private Higher Education Institution offered their full time learners at PMI KZN branch the chance to complement their theory with invaluable workplace experience.

Agilocity is elated to be hosting the first Scaled Agile Framework Certified Scrum Master (SSM) course on December 12th and 13th 2016 in Johannesburg. The course is the first of its kind in Africa, and we invite you to join us to start your 2017 Scrum Master career on a high note.

Dr Gabor Mate speaks on The Power of Addiction on TEDX. Whether this addiction be drugs, alcohol, food, gambling, shopping, the internet, power, control, love or work, it makes no difference.

Delivering workplace training is no easy task but occupational development can be beneficial for learners and rewarding for training providers.

The ROI guru Jack Phillips defined return on Investment (ROI) as “a measure of the financial benefits obtained by an organisation over a specified period in return for a given investment in a training programme.”

The BANKSETA’s skills@work awards aim to recognise companies and organisations in the banking and microfinance sector that go beyond the call of duty in ensuring that effective and impactful skills development initiatives are undertaken.

The MMI Corporate and Public Sector learnership provides unemployed young adults with the opportunity to complete a NQF5 Wealth Management qualification, whilst being employed in the Client Service department.

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