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The Mindspa Institute’s passion lies with educating and training individuals who want to better themselves with skills in leadership, management and various other soft skills.

As the 2017 cohort of South African matriculants live out their final school days and consider their options as the newest wave of young adults, they are being challenged by a popular social media campaign to show the country that they have the power to create change.

“Where do you see yourself in 5 years’ time?’ This is one of those standard interview questions that always gets asked. But when was the last time you actually sat down and thought about this question with regards to your own life and career?

When the light bulb dies, do you trash the whole lamp? Hopefully not. It’s the same with employees.

False Bay TVET College hosted its most successful Open Day yet on 18 and 19 August 2017. Hosted across the College’s five campuses, the programme featured two days of exhibitions and activities for young and old.

The evolution of the plastics industry over the last 10 - 20 years has been rather substantial, and in the coming decade, manufacturing pressures will only intensify further as plastics manufacturers ability to reinvent themselves remains pivotal both for the survival of the industry and for consumers ever growing appetite for better products.

There is a South African proverb that reads “a fool is a wise man’s ladder.” South Africans are privileged to live in a country with so many diverse cultures.

“Dialogue should simply be a sound among other sounds, just something that comes out of the mouths of people whose eyes tell the story in visual terms.” 

Like everyone else, I can’t believe it is the beginning of September. As we hurtle towards Q4 - if you are involved in the training department of your organisation, now is usually crunch time.

There has been a marked increased in the number of schools and learners participating in this year’s National Accounting Olympiad due to a growing interest in the Accountancy Profession as well as massive

The Cape Town Recovery Film Festival returns for its 5th year, continuing its focus on films exploring themes of addiction, mental health issues and recovery.

Watching a video production can mean different things to different people. Maybe to you, watching a video is more than just about enjoying it, and you can envision the ‘behind the scenes’ production that went into it.

The role of journalists in the modern world is becoming more and more crucial. There are so many social economic issues that society has to deal with in the age of technology and constant transformation.

The 21st Century has been characterised by fundamental changes in both business and society. Such changes provided the central context within which the King committee set out to draft King IV and have influenced its content an approach.

Dermatech graduate, Nancy Anne Zaayman aspires to make her mark as a professional hairstylist

In South Africa the adjudication process has not been legislated, however each of the standard form contracts prescribed by the Construction Industry Development Board (“CIDB”) contain an adjudication procedure as a dispute resolution mechanism.

Years of experience in training and developing senior and executive level management all over places like Cape Town, Durban, Johannesburg, and Pretoria as well as internationally, taught me that by following a workshop strategy approach and doing regular team alignment works best.

Educor’s revolutionary Academic Advising Centre (AAC), which launched in May 2016, celebrates its first-year milestone having assisted over 60 000 students. The centre commemorated this momentous day through a celebratory cake cutting ceremony at their offices recently.

Choosing your career is arguably one of the most important and defining moments of your life.

Often, a person becomes the manager because they are technically the best. So basically their technical skills enabled them to reach the level of managing others. Most of the time there is no mentoring of the individual so overnight they’ve become the manager and suddenly everything they knew technically is not as relevant.

224 ‘Class of 2016’ students recently celebrated their graduation from SACAP (The South African College of Applied Psychology). The event marked another significant cohort of qualified and work-ready counsellors and coaches entering the field in order to make a positive impact in South African communities and workplaces.

It’s official – South Africa has fallen into another recession. This is the second time in the last decade and has seen the rand weaken against the rest of the world’s currencies.

The young chefs in training from False Bay College won the cook-out challenge at the Ministry of Economic Opportunities this First Thursday.

Organisations easily identify a diligent, hard worker. The person is competent and willing to take on more responsibility and they are reliable. Their technical expertise is beyond reproach, and they are easily recommended for the first line of management to become a supervisor or foreman.

You wake up, go to work, eat lunch, go back to work, then you go home to do it all again the next day.

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