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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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Distance learners make better employees

There are many benefits to distance or online learning and the characteristics it requires, such as time management, staying power and being conscientious, which are also the hallmarks of a great employee. Employers like employees who are action-oriented, ambitious, intelligent, autonomous, confident and hard working. While skills can be learned, a good work ethic and […]

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Finding ways to finance your studies

As inflation continues to accelerate and consumer spending remains under pressure, South Africans are feeling the pinch but it doesn’t mean that dreams of studying further should disappear like our disposable income. Research shows that those who learn more, earn more and in our current financial climate distance education continues to make financial sense. “Without […]

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