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Benefits of Being Bilingual

Rapid tech advancements over the last couple of decades have reduced the world to a global, almost homogeneous, village. This comes with a host of benefits. From a business standpoint, local and regional businesses now have an easier and more certain route to global expansion. They can interact with multinational customers on social media, the […]

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Insurance is a critical life skill

Having the insight and knowledge to manage risk is a critical life skill, enabling young adults to successfully leverage opportunities without falling into debt or suffering crippling loss in their early lives and careers.   Youth month presents parents with an “opportunity to have that critical ‘insurance talk’ with their children about managing the opportunities – […]

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Essential study hacks for distance learning students

With all eyes directed at 2020’s first-year students as they start their journeys at various tertiary and higher education institutions across South Africa, it is also important to remember those tens of thousands of students who are starting out on a learning journey of another kind — studying from home via distance learning, an education […]

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Time Management Top Tips for Students

Even though we all have the same 24 hours in a day, some people manage their time much more effectively than others. While motivation plays an important role in this process, having good time management skills is what enables students to use their time more productively and ensure better academic performance while not sacrificing sleep […]

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Top Time Management Strategies for Online Students

Diana Bajraktari is a Content Writer, currently focused on writing about student experiences and facilities for the blog of University of the Potomac We all know the relationship between the students and procrastination. How much they enjoy the time that they spend by doing something irrelevant instead of focusing on the pile of work they […]

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9% in MBA applications

Demand for MBA programmes has grown internationally at Business Schools accredited by the Association of MBAs (AMBA), with applications increasing by 9% between 2017 and 2018, new research reveals. AMBA’s annual Application and Enrolment research, which measured the application, enrolment, diversity and graduation figures for the 2018 calendar year at 236 Business Schools (232 of […]

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How To Save Money While On College

Saving money while in college is everyone’s dream, but it is never the easiest thing to do. But if you think about the many positive gains that come with good savings, it becomes crystal clear that you got to do everything in your power to save that extra coin. Your savings while in college can […]

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40 Ways to Be Successful in School: Practical Tips for Students

Do you think of yourself as a smart student? Probably not. If you’re like most students, you probably feel that you take a while to grasp new concepts. Or that you don’t perform up to expectations because of exam stress. I know… It seems as if successful students are born smart. No matter what else […]

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10 apps that every student should download

Productivity seems to be something that is difficult to stay on top of, especially when you’re studying. Thankfully, we have the world of technology available to give us the help we need when it comes to better scheduling, studying more efficiently and planning life in general. Here are 12 great (and free) apps: Documents is […]

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3 Decisions Students Need to Make Before they Graduate

If you’re in the final year of your degree, there are likely many things on your mind. And most of it probably has to do with your studies and how you’re going to manage all your assignments, tests and exams to make sure you graduate. There’s also a strong chance that you’re about to start […]

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