MDP – Building Competitive Advantage

– by Dr Rudi Kimmie The common thread in successful organisations the world over, is visionary leadership supported by effective management! In the words of legendary business leader, Jack Welch, former CEO of General Electric, ‘Great leaders are those who create a vision, articulate the vision, passionately own the vision and relentlessly drive it to […]

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UEL Hosts Boost Your Business Workshop

– by Raylene Captain-Hasthibeer UKZN’s Extended Learning in partnership with business incubator, Bizfarm, DigifyBytes and Facebook, hosted a social media workshop on how to Boost your Business. The workshop, run by Makhathini Media’s Ms Owethu Makhathini, focused on harnessing Facebook as a tool to increase sales and let prospective buyers know about a business. Makhathini […]

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The Maths Literacy upgrade to grade 12 Mathematics – proves that change is inevitable

– by Noluthando Makhaza It is now week 5 of 15 of the Mathematical Literacy Upgrade to Grade 12 Mathematics programme and students are really engaged as they are nearly halfway through the course. The course is facilitated by Shunmugam Pillay and Dr Maga Moodley who are both experts in Mathematical Education. When asked to […]

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UEL Empowering Small Business Owners

– by Noluthando Makhaza In a rapidly evolving and connected world, digital skills training is essential for small business growth and development, which in turn may contribute to the economic growth of the country. In the recent State of the Nation Address (SONA 2018) by President Cyril Ramaphosa, he stated that: “The growth of our […]

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Strategic Planning – Unlocking Potential; Creating Value

– by Dr Rudi Kimmie South Africa’s turbulent socio-economic and political climate has had significant disruptive impact on all aspects of organisational life – modes of production, social relations and organisational culture. One of the ways that organisations can navigate complexity, is through a well-crafted Strategic Plan; a plan that taps into the synergy of […]

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