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April Associations & Aspirations – Apr 2015

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The saying “Birds of a feather flock together,” is very true and the people in your life that you spend time with have an enormous impact on who you are and who you become. It is true; we are who we associate with.

Be Inspired

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As you look in the mirror at the start of a New Year, are you happy with what you see? Are you the person you want to be? Have you achieved what you set out to accomplish in your life?

Reflection Time – DEC 2014

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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

10 Tips on dealing with end-of-year study madness and stress – NOV 2014

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Eleven months down and one to go until the end of the year. Everyone seems to be in a panic; there’s simply too much to do and too little time. As year-end approaches, we seem to be gasping for air as

The 4 Hour Week Principle – OCT 2014

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There are only 13 weeks left of 2014 and before we know it we will be celebrating the start of a New Year. I am sure that you are feeling the pressure to get as much done in these weeks

Be true to yourself – AUG 2014

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  Over the past year we have noticed an increasing level of plagiarism and copying creeping into the assignments that students submit for marking. After talking to students who have plagiarised or copied, we realised that in most cases the transgressions were “innocent” and mainly due to

The 3 C’s Of Life – JUNE 2014

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Have you noticed the changes? Suddenly it’s chilly in the morning and evenings, the leaves of the trees have turned all shades of red, brown and golden, and whether it is 6am or 6pm it is dark. Whether you welcome

Make it work for you this May – MAY 2014

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In May we celebrate Workers Day and I am always aware of how many hours we invest at work. The question that comes to mind is does that investment pay off? The average person spends a vast amount of time

Benefits of Studying – MAR2014

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Instead of Retail Therapy, choose one of our most popular courses HR Management HR Legal Framework HR Diploma SHE Representative Safety & Security Project Management Fundamentals Financial Accounting Diploma Office Administration Diploma Are you familiar with the term Retail Therapy? South Africans and

Turn your Passion into a Career – FEB2014

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February is a month dedicated to love, romance and passion! Everywhere in the shops you’ll find red flowers, hearts and messages of love abound. This February we challenge you to ask yourself a vital question… No we don’t want to

New Beginnings – JAN 2014

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Don’t you just love new beginnings? A new start with lots of new chances to succeed! Whether you believe in making New Year’s resolutions or whether you think they are a complete waste of time, the start of a New

Stay motivated to the end of 2013 – DEC 2013

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Whew what a year! Can you believe than in a few short weeks 2013 will be over? I am sure that at this time, you are at breaking point and you simply cannot wait for the holiday season to start

8 Great Pointers to Success – NOV 2013

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Whew, it has been a long year and as we enter the month of November I realise that within 10 weeks 2013 will be over and we will begin a new year! Was 2013 a great year for you? If

Get Inspired – OCT 2013

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This quote inspired me because it is based on the principal that success is possible and achievable for all of us, as long as we are inspired and willing to work hard. The story of Thomas Edison, an American businessman

Spring Into a Successful Future by Building your Self-Confidence – SEPT 2013

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Spring Into A successful Future By Building your Self-confidence 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

Yes You Can: Overcoming common study problems – AUG 2013

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YES YOU CAN, OVERCOMING COMMON STUDY PROBLEMS: Investing in your education and studying via correspondence is recognised internationally and here at home, as one of the most effective ways of learning. This growth has been stimulated by thousands of people realising

Tips to maximise your personal potential – JUN 2013

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STUDY NEWSLETTER JUNE 2013 Use your free time to explore new things that interest and intrigue you. A habit like this will constantly open you up to new experiences you never imagined for yourself. Read More… Tips to Maximise Your Personal Potential

Tips to Make a Good First Impression Last

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The saying first impressions last – is true and more often than not we make every effort to make a good  first impression. Many of our students study in order to improve their lives, either by getting a promotion at

Get into the driver’s seat of your life!

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How do you get your dream career, improve your results in your studies, and attain overall success in your life? The answer to this question lies in 2 words – Self Management. Self-Management as defined by Wikipedia refers to methods, skills, and

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