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The Skills Portal gives you access to over 200 skills training companies, also known as training providers, in South Africa. These skills and training providers offer over 14,000 different training courses and training programs.

Whether or not you have the title or platform, you can demonstrate the qualities of a leader in your everyday life.

With an estimated two thirds of jobs in South Africa at risk of automation, it would be naïve for organisational leaders and managers to think their positions are immune, an expert says.

Agriculture Minister Senzeni Zokwana says agricultural colleges should be reconfigured as this would allow them to help to respond to challenges facing the sector, including climate change.


On 1 June 2018, the South African Institute of Professional Accountants (SAIPA) launched an online version of their Trainee Logbook. The logbook is used by trainee accountants to maintain the portfolio of evidence that needs to be completed to become a Professional Accountant (SA).

Youth unemployment in South Africa is a serious challenge – 52.2 percent of the young folk between 15-24-years old are currently unemployed placing the jobless army in the country at alarming levels.

Not everyone appreciates “starting at the bottom” when all their career goals are at the top of the management chain. But there is a lot to be learned in entry-level positions.

“Cybercrime has reached pandemic levels” says Paul Esselaar Director of Novation Consulting and Author of A Guide to the Protection of Personal Information.

The AAA School of Advertising has become the recipient of extensive financial and academic support from one of South Africa's prominent higher education institutions.



Science and Technology Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi-Ngubane has paid tribute to Professor Errol Tyobeka, the first black candidate in South Africa to obtain an MSc and PhD in Biochemistry.

Each year industries of all kinds increase their use of technology in their daily operations. Here are some trends to look out for.

Remember when sex addiction was all the rage? Anyone caught with their proverbial pants down supposedly had an addiction that needed a cure.

Motivation is a goal-oriented characteristic that helps a person achieve his or her objectives. It encourages an individual to work hard at achieving his or her goals.

Absa’s Rise innovation hub in Cape Town has selected five black women in technology entrepreneurs to participate in an entrepreneurship assistance programme, hosted at the Cape Town facility.


Africa’s business cannot afford to wait 5 years or more for security engineers to hone high-end skills – new skills development models must be introduced now, as the Fourth Industrial Revolution sweeps the continent, says Fortinet.

It is said that hard skills will get you the interview but soft skills will get you the job.

"The mind’s survival mode is to think negatively; changing your mindset is a daily quest for happiness" – The Mindspa Institute.

South African schools will be participating in the massively popular Tournament of the Minds contest this year, after private education group ADvTECH was offered the opportunity to host the TOM Challenges in South Africa for the second year in a row.


Some data warehouse projects might be Good. You might even find a few that are Better. Unfortunately “Bad” is often associated with Data Warehousing because business users still struggle to obtain accurate information

The South African Institute for Professional Accountants (SAIPA) says applications to its Project Achiever programme, which is geared to assist those writing the November 2018 SAIPA Professional Evaluation (PE) examination, will close on May 30th and has urged entrants to not miss this deadline.

Are you planning a big project? If you are then you need to have a project administrator to alleviate some of the stress involved in the day-to day operations of project management.

“You can now use a coach to get your personal life together, set and reach goals, start and expand a business, get ahead faster in a corporation

South Africa is a democratic country, and we have the right to take part in an open and fair election, and everyone eligible to vote, can choose whichever party they deem fit

Being a manager requires a certain skill set, but managing a manager is on a whole new level. It may not seem like managers need to be ‘managed’ or review by performance managers but it is wholly necessary if you want a smooth running office and successful business.

SA’s HIV/Aids clinical trials lead to registration of over 30 life-saving drugs and 95% reduction in mortality.

Have you considered a career in music? Many people have a passion for music but believe that it is a hobby and that they will not be able to earn a living from it. Boston City Campus & Business College has always maintained that bringing your passion and career together makes you more successful.


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