Study Tips

Think yourself successful!

Do you think this is possible? If you answered yes, then chances are you are naturally a positive person. You also happen to be right; your thoughts are powerful and we can use these thoughts to become more successful. A positive person is someone who naturally anticipates happiness. It is a mental attitude where a […]

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Invest in you, it’s national savings month

Earlier this year I came across this article that had a positive impact on my life. This month we celebrate Madiba day, and Nelson Mandela said: “Education is the best weapon to change the world.” The word education could be interchanged with the word knowledge, and this article is about just that. There are 3 […]

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Reflection Time – DEC 2014

It is almost here… Yes we have made it to the end of another year, and what better time to sit back and reflect on all that we have accomplished. Reflection is simply thinking about our experiences and it is key to learning. In today’s hectic world, we don’t get enough time to sit back […]

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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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The World is Changing – APR 2014

The World is Changing, Are you changing with it? Technology, business, education, social media, health and habits – I am sure you will agree that the world is changing at a rapid pace. Think back to how things were done 10 years ago, compared to how we do things today. The truth is that hardly anything […]

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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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