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Acquire the essential contemporary Project Management skills!There is a Project Management knowledge gap existing among those responsible for managing projects within different industries. This programme has been designed to provide delegates with sufficient contemporary Project Management skills in order to allow them to be efficient in managing resources and time when working on projects. 1 Jun 2020 Read more

Accelerating South Africa's capacity towards sustainable investmentThe Trade, Investment Promotion and Economic Development Programme (TIPED) is designed to provide a seamless pipeline to build South Africa's capacity to lead and manage strategic and sustainable investment, both inwards to the country and in building the country's export capacity to global markets, in line with the strategic goals and objectives of key stakeholders. The stated strategic plans, included in the National Development Plan, provide a useful benchmark against which to assess progress being made. 26 May 2020 Read more

Capacitating leadership through self-development for operations of the futureThe Management Development Programme (MDP) is uniquely designed to build your capacity to lead your organisation into the future. It will challenge your views about management, expand your horizons, and enhance your understanding of the relevance and role of managers in today's organisations. The MDP will provide you with the opportunity to refocus, to immerse yourself in the latest thinking about best practice in management, and provide you with personal and professional tools to strengthen your effectiveness as a manager and leader. 18 May 2020 Read more

Online learning...the new normalIs face-to-face teaching becoming a thing of the past? The profession of teaching and the art of learning techniques is evolving. Computer-based learning is taking over and is allowing students the opportunity to grasp comprehensive content provided by an online interface. Regardless of how people feel about tech taking over the classroom, it is a learning development that cannot be avoided any longer. The convenience of completing your courses from the comfort of the environment of your choice could make the learning experience conducive and enticing. However, online learning has its pros and cons in the South African context. 12 May 2020 Read more

Keeping up with the current changesThe imminence of technologies underlying the future has been something many businesses and educational institutions have avoided until now. This is as a result of believing that the traditional method of running operations works best, ignoring the power of its blueprint in a Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR) context. This ideology was brought to its knees in February and March 2020, as many countries went into a social and business lockdown. Many South African organisations went into crisis mode and emergency measures were put in place to keep citizens safe from Covid-19. 5 May 2020 Read more

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