Career guidance

Career guidance

Design School of SA dresses students for success

The art of dressmaking is seeing a revival in interest from emerging young designers who want to enter the industry well equipped with a depth of garment construction skills. These skills not only allow them to adapt the latest fashions to a variety of different body shapes, but also to offer custom-made clothing that doesn’t […]

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Prepping for a Job

Finding a job is not easy, especially if you are not qualified, this makes it even harder for students. The best way to start your job-hunting journey is to understand what managers and recruitment officers are looking for. What is the basis of their hiring decision? How can you present yourself as the best candidate? […]

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Quality education is a necessary for the foundation of a successful society

Quality education is a necessary component for the foundation of a successful society. It plays a major part in solving many problems that the Middle East and North Africa, or MENA, region is now facing. Although this region currently enjoys a ‘youth bulge’ that is the highest globally, with two-thirds of the 350 million population […]

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What is Operations Management?

Operations management is a field that can, at times, be misunderstood because of its multidisciplinary nature. However, its functions form the lynchpin of businesses the world over and success can often rest squarely on its shoulders. The MBA in operations management is a common specialization among leading business schools the world over. So, what is […]

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5 Unusual jobs that pay well

Technology has enable career development in different and new markets which were untapped a decade ago Some people know exactly what they want to do with their lives from the time they are born. Others are led on a certain career path according to their natural talents and abilities. Still others only discover their passion […]

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Study Methods that will Halve Your study time and Improve Your Results!

Source: Turtlejar Tutors We all face the same challenges when it comes to prepping for exams. We do our best. We study… and some of us actually study. However, we do not always reap the rewards of the tedious hours that we put in. Are those premature grey hairs then for naught?! Sadly, what most […]

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10 Tips for Gearing up for End Year Exams:

“Study: The act of texting, eating and watching TV with an open textbook nearby.” Many of us will chuckle when reading this quote as we too are guilty of “studying” but not actually studying during exam time. End of year finals are a little way off, but the time to prepare is now. Follow these […]

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Is a degree in business right for you?

Scores of young people want to study business but aren’t really sure where to start. Many aren’t even sure why they want to study business. There are so many different courses available it can become overwhelming. You need to think carefully about your goals and your ideal future career. The skills and knowledge you’ll learn […]

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Jobhunt101: Professionalise your social media profiles

Employers are scrutinising job applicants’ online profiles more closely than ever during the appointment process, and job hunters should rehabilitate their online footprint before even thinking of sending out applications, an education expert says. “Until recently, job hunters have been advised to ensure there is no compromising content on their social media profiles which could […]

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Career guidance

Professionalise your social media profiles

Employers are scrutinising job applicants’ online profiles more closely than ever during the appointment process, and job hunters should rehabilitate their online footprint before even thinking of sending out applications, an education expert says. “Until recently, job hunters have been advised to ensure there is no compromising content on their social media profiles which could […]

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