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DHL Express launches entrepreneurial training program


DHL Express recently launched its ‘Growing Beyond Borders’ entrepreneurial training programme in sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) – a program specifically designed to help small and medium enterprises (SMEs) understand the economic potential of international trade and the subsequent benefits to their…


BizTrends2017: Is education’s future online?


Remember when The New York Times declared 2012 the Year of the MOOC (Massive Open Online Course)? The same year that saw the launch of numerous online education startups – including Coursera, Udacity, and FutureLearn – leading The New York…

Disillusioned school-leavers believe that the only way to get ahead in life is to get a university degree.

‘A matric pass means nothing’


“What do you do with a matric pass? You do nothing,” said Koketso Hlongwane, a 2013 matriculant from Alexandra High School in Johannesburg, this week. Many of the pupils the Mail & Guardian spoke to when they received their results…