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Gig economy putting many on new path to passion projects

The gig economy has lured many highly qualified executives away from the boardroom and financially rewarding long-term sunset careers, and set them on the path to do the ...

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Issa’s journey inspiration for unemployed graduates

East London graduate Eric Issa hopes to inspire other unemployed graduates to take a risk and start small businesses for a living.

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Centane mathematician’s amazing journey from failing in grade 10 ...

Despite failing mathematics in grade 10 and failing his mechanical engineering diploma in his first year at Walter Sisulu University, Olwethu Waka ...

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Boost your business with WhatsApp

The free-to-download and -use WhatsApp Business app can be used by entrepreneurs and small business owners to engage their customers, boost sales and grow their business.
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Masixole snaps up opportunity to grow his ...

Masixole Paliso, 28, is committed to challenging the perception that pursuing an academic path is the only way to success.
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Climbing as a business ready to reach new heights

Indoor climbing was one of the newest sports to be recognised in the 2021 Japan Olympics, which has driven interest in ...

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Poultry sector continues to grow

If you are interested in starting a poultry farm, you can approach the South African Poultry Association (SAPA) for ...

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Breaking barriers to entry in the public service

As the challenge of unemployment among graduates with a post-National Senior Certificate qualification is growing at an ...

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Are you interested in the weather and its impact on nature? Here’s a career for you

I have always been interested in the weather, climate and climate change, but I’ve also been interested in people, ...

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Learning the art of makeup proves to be a life saver

From hiding blemishes to enhancing certain features or completely altering the way one looks, there are many reasons to ...

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How short course skill stacking can change your career trajectory

Further education options have expanded dramatically over the past year in response to changed demands in the ...

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Mdantsane’s Montywood shooting for 12 films, TV series and several documentaries in 2022

Cities like Johannesburg, Cape Town and Durban may be at the heart of SA’s film industry, but Mdantsane’s Montywood ...

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‘A good day for me is seeing people progress’

Alyssa Prince is an occupational therapist, a profession she knew little about in her final year at school in ...

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NYDA mentors give entrepreneurs a helping hand

Starting a business can be overwhelming, but thanks to a government programme, young people can learn from successful ...

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Accolades for law graduate who always goes that extra mile

University of Fort Hare law graduate Vuyiseka Kani was recently named lawyer of the year in the district court ...

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Kennel owners’ international credentials set them apart from the pack

East London’s Four Paws has two internationally-renowned dog trainers as business owners, which gives those people ...

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Let’s keep it legal

Prospective students considering a law degree often have visions of black robes and courtroom battles in their ...

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Restoring furniture hobby turns into chance to earn extra income

Giving new life to old furniture is a passion that East London entrepreneur Jenay Kopp hopes to turn into a successful ...

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Top-class coach turned love of water into a career

Sandile Pakamile is today a highly qualified swimming coach who turned his love for the Chintsa East beach into a ...

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Amadlelo Agri seeks to scale up SA’s dairy farming

Five Eastern Cape community-based dairy farms persevered through a tough operating environment to produce 28 million ...