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Whether businesses succeed or fail in today’s world is largely determined by forces in the market that are often beyond their control. In earlier times, market behaviour was somewhat predictable. 

Does stress ultimately help or hinder communication? “Stress in small doses can certainly help us perform under pressure,” says Rachel Johnson, owner of Palomino Training Solutions.

Ours is a disruptive world. Disruptors include AI, robotics, computerisation, globalisation and the imminent fourth industrial revolution. Already, a growing number of commercial and industrial processes are being dehumanised. So, are humans reaching their sell-by date?

Do you have any idea what it costs to hire a new employee? 

Business is all about sales – that’s the bottom line. Jacqueline Raw, Owner and Founder of marketing consultancy, Ycagel says, “Not everyone is a sales guru, but you can learn how to do great sales!”

We often hear the importance of communication and how imperative it is to communicate to our families, friends, colleagues, clients/customers and team leaders.

Paxful is on a mission to increase access to the bitcoin economy for the people of Africa through education.

Leadership development would be far simpler to manage if leadership were a singular, finite competency or set of competencies that applied in all situations across the organisation.

Online learning is flexible and convenient but in some ways it can be more challenging than regular training programmes. It requires you to be extremely disciplined and focused.

'The importance of logistics and supply chain management has grown in a really big way,' says Patience Mahlaba of Boston City Campus & Business College, Braamfontein.

Pursuing the career of your dreams starts with knowing what you want to study and which method of study will work best for you. Whether it’s time, money, personal choice, or physical obstacles

In order to remain competitive both locally and in the global economy, and to meet the demands of best practice, businesses require employees to have strong business writing skills.

Making the decision to pursue a higher education is always a positive step forward. However, choosing the best course and following the application process can be complicated and daunting. Here are the steps to submitting your application if you are planning to study through Unisa

Employment and Labour Minister Thulas Nxesi has called on all role players to ensure a workplace free of incidents and disease.

Survival is almost synonymous with Recession. For this reason, most companies are under a great deal of strain to stretch out their resources. However, are belts being tightened in the right places? To panic is not the solution. Recession is like any other battle.

Private providers are invited to join an informative workshop which will explore the current status of international courses and the qualifications to be offered in SA.

It's not uncommon to feel remorseful after a while in the same job or industry. After three or more years of working in a particular field, you might be uncertain as to whether you chose the right path, perhaps feeling that you wasted a great deal of time studying a field you do not want to pursue.

Working as a risk and compliance manager requires a lot of expertise and thorough attention to detail. If you are currently considering pursuing this path, it is important to understand what the position requires as well as how a Risk Management course can help you with this career.

You’ve heard it a million times: managers who are too involved in the work of their team members are described as micromanagers.

Benjamin Franklin could not be more right when he said: “Tell me and I forget, teach me and I may remember, involve me and I learn.” The best training often happens when you learn while you work.

Why social media is becoming one of your most strategic business management tools.

<p>Persistent unemployment has become <a href="https://www.youthpolicy.org/factsheets/country/south-africa/">synonymous with the youth experience</a> across South Africa. Youth unemployment rates are almost <a href="https://www.ilo.org/empent/whatsnew/WCMS_459490/lang--en/index.htm">four times higher</a> than the regional average – 62% of South Africans between 15 and 35 years are <a href="https://www.ilo.org/empent/whatsnew/WCMS_459490/lang--en/index.htm">unemployed</a> and of these 60% have <a href="https://www.section27.org.za/wp-content/uploads/2013/10/Spaull-2013-CDE-...">never been employed</a>. </p>

The teaching landscape is rapidly changing with many schools, colleges and institutions opting to change their traditional methods of teaching to a more blended approach.

In terms of potential for excitement and career advancement, few industries hold as much promise as the IT industry.

Technical training provider the Artisan Training Institute (ATI) has announced the acquisition of the De Beers’ technical training campus (DBTTC) in a transaction that will bring new economic activity to the Northern Cape province.

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