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A New Year – A Fresh Start

A New Year – A Fresh Start Three Ways to Set Yourself up for Your Best Year Yet Whether last year was a great study year or not for you, a brand new year lies ahead. It’s a fresh start, a blank book in which to write a new study story and to redefine who […]

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Top TED talks to transform your life as a student

1 Secrets of Success in 8 words, 3 minutes – Richard St. John Why do people succeed? Is it because they’re smart, or are they just lucky? Analyst Richard St. John condenses 7 years of research and 500 interviews with some of the world’s most successful people into a must-watch 3-minute video that shares the […]

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Congratulations to our Graduates 2018

On the 28th July – we celebrated the Graduation of 149 Academy of York Students at the Graduation and Celebration held at the Apollo Hotel. It was a spectacular event with over 480 people celebrating that without education, your full potential will remain unrealised. Congratulations to our graduates we are so proud of your achievements! […]

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FROM NOW TO WOW – Four Steps To Build Your Dream Career

FROM NOW TO WOW – Four Steps To Build Your Dream Career A new year is a natural opportunity to take stock of the skills, accomplishments and experience that have brought you to NOW in your career. It is also an opportune time to think about your WOW career – your dream career in which […]

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Spring Forward in your Career

Self-confidence is the secret ingredient most successful people have in common. It’s true; the difference between success and failure could be a good dose of self-confidence. As we enter into spring, we encourage you to look at your levels of self-confidence and the impact this confidence has on your studies, work and life in general. […]

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The Benefits Of Learning – Unlock these in your own life

The Benefits Of Learning Unlock these in your own life The benefits of learning and being educated are so many, so motivating, and so important to a fulfilling life, that it is no surprise that education is one of the Universal Human Rights which we celebrate on Human Rights Day in March. “Education is the […]

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SMME’s: Training staff increases profits and sustainability

In tough economic times, most SMME’s are preoccupied with short-term survival and therefore forsake training of staff citing lack of resources and time. Think again, as research shows that developing workers results in increased productivity and efficiency resulting in financial gains, decreased need for supervision and reduced employee turnover. “Many companies will agree that their […]

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The future of studying in South Africa

Distance learning is receiving much attention in South Africa and trends indicate that the medium is growing rapidly both locally and globally. Attracting school leavers and more dominantly, transitioning adults who are gaining knowledge and training in order to be more competitive in the workforce, distance and online education appear to be the future of […]

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