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Talent, L&D and HR professionals are invited to the Learning & Development Forum that will be hosted at this year’s Leaderex, in association with Talent Talks.   The country’s top thought leaders and HR experts will unpack

Partners for Possibility, the flagship programme of Symphonia for South Africa, is  one of six winners in the World Innovation Summit for Education (WISE) awards.  The WISE awards recognise and promote innovative projects across the

[caption id="attachment_17561" align="alignright" width="273"] Nazrana Parker[/caption] Despite her diminutive stature, Nazrana Parker  is doing great things in her role as the Careers Service Coordinator at the Office for Student Development, University of the Western Cape (UWC). 

by Marius Meyer I always find university rankings interesting. Why are some universities ranked higher than others? It is evident that while the quality of teaching is part of the key criteria, the rating agencies also look

By Carol Butcher I always use every opportunity to learn. Reading a book, listening to an audio book, attending a conference, completing a course, listening to a guest speaker, conversing with others, travelling, even taking a

by  Marius Meyer Today is Youth Day. On 16 June 1976, young people in Soweto started protests against changes to the education system and the perpetuation of inferior Bantu education, including imposing Afrikaans as a language in

By Carol Butcher June 16th is a significant date in human history – on this day in 1858, Abraham Lincoln declared: “A house divided against itself cannot stand, “ the Salvation Army was established (1880), the

by  Marius Meyer The month of June has arrived, and June is a special month in South Africa for three reasons: It is the official start of the South African winter, and the good rains in Cape

By Carol Butcher A research team appointed by the Department of Basic Education recently released the “Report of the History Ministerial Task Team”. The researchers have recommended making history a compulsory school subject from Grades 10-12. This

by Camilla Pennington A recent article featured on IOL quotes Professor Deresh Ramjugernath, Deputy Vice-Chancellor: Research at the University of KwaZulu-Natal as saying, “If we really want to see the significant economic growth and job creation

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