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MATRICS: THERE ARE ALWAYS OPTIONS – EVEN AFTER BAD RESULTS

Many thousands of Grade 12 learners from the Class of 2015 will this week have to face the reality that things have not worked out the way they wanted them to in terms of their results.  With this disappointment will come the disarray of having to review their plans for 2016, an education expert says. […]

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Tips to Studying Abroad

  Are you looking to study abroad but don’t where to start? Here are a few tips to follow to ensure that you are on your way to a fun and safe experience. Make sure you have a signed, valid passport and visas, if required. Also, before you go, fill in the emergency information page […]

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How To Start a Blog and Make Money Online

In a previous article, I discussed the benefits of blogging for students, such as improving writing and communication skills, as well as the several uses of a blog within an educational context. Today, let’s outline the commercial benefits of blogging, specifically how to start a blog and make money online. When I was a student […]

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7 Tips for Snapping the perfect Selfies

Taking selfies is a fun way to show the world your confidence, personality and fashion sense. From presidents to Academy Award winners, everybody’s doing it. But there’s more to it than pointing the camera at your face and pressing the button—there’s an art to taking attention-grabbing selfies that your friends will love seeing in their […]

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Get free CV templates that will help you land your first job.

Whether you are applying for your first job, internship or a graduate program your curriculum vitae serves as a the main key to opening the first door to an interview with your potential employer. The job application process not only requires the CV alone, but other accompanying documents like a cover letter, academic record and […]

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First Years First Exams: A Whole New Ballgame

The first exams are rapidly approaching for students who entered higher education this year, and preparing for these require a complete new mindset compared to school exams, an education expert says. “The difference lies in how your learning is being assessed,” says Nola Payne, Head of Faculty: Information Technology at The Independent Institute of Education. […]

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Buying your first home: Everything you need to know

You’ve just finished studying and started working, you’re sick of renting and you’ve decided to buy your first home. This is an exciting time for you but before getting swept up into it, you’ll need to consider quite a few factors. Here are some of the things you need to think about. Where do you […]

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