Do you find yourself wondering what you need to do in order to change your life?   Do you wish that somebody would just give you a much needed break?   The truth is that if you wish to change […]

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We made it into the New year!!! Each day we spend on earth is a blessing. The best way to use this blessing is to enjoy every minute of it. Sometimes being happy takes a bit of effort because things […]

Walk on sunshine in 2015


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2014 Matric results are out and there is a lot of hype around them. It is the beginning of a brand new year and the outcome of those results determines how those who wrote are going to spend the rest […]

Matric results are out! What does this mean for you?



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I can’t remember the last time I spoke to someone for more than an hour without looking at my phone. If the TV is on I probably try to half listen to the person I’m with and half focus on […]

Load shedding getting you down? Why let it?



The end of the year brings exams and a lot of study stress. The last thing any student would want to think about is studying again. Yes, rest is important but sometimes holidays bring an illusion that the world comes […]

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According to a UK survey reported by the Guardian in 2012 as many as 140 000 people die every year in deaths that could have been avoided by first aid treatment. Even if they had said two people died, it […]

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You may have people around you that you may not like or admire so much. You can avoid those people and be with people that you actually like and admire. But if the person that you do not admire is […]

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Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world. –Nelson Mandela Education is not preparation for life; education is life itself. – John Deweynt The roots of education are bitter, but the fruit is sweet. […]

10 Powerful Education Quotes




Bosses hold our livelihoods in the palms of their hands. It’s in your best interests to be on their good side. To most people bosses are a scary species that have to be avoided as much as possible. Bosses are […]

How to build a good relationship with your boss


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Competition for career opportunities is very high these days. You need to get creative in the way you search. It may not come easy but if you do not give up you will get what you need in the end. […]

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So you are on your own, no teacher in front of you and no fellow bookworms to inspire you to soldier on? It can be tough to get motivated when you are studying from home and it can also be […]

5 Study Tips for Correspondence Students


Have a goal and work towards it. Even if you don’t have everything that is needed to achieve that goal, spend time nurturing it and trying to find an opportunity to make it happen. Our Woman’s Month Competition winner showed […]

When preparation meets opportunity