Online Education courses are tailored for people who already possess a degree, but who are looking to learn new skills in order to advance in their field. Online education is different from online adult education in that adult education encompasses more basic classes, and the students often do not have a degree of any kind. Currently UNICAF provides scholarships for the online programmes offered by the University of South Wales in the UK, the University of Nicosia in the EU and the Marymount California University in the USA.

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Can online learning build a qualified work force in Africa, to drive growth and development?

  University World News refers to World Bank reports about the fast growth rate of several African economies. As a result, the middle class on the continent is expanding. Millions of parents in Africa now can and want to support their children through university. Yet, traditional brick and mortar universities are slow to develop, so…

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How to remain efficient, productive and happy while working from home

Millions of people around the world work from home during lock downs and social distancing measures, enforced to contain the spread of Covid-19. As a result, many organisations are set on continuing this trend, even after the end of this crisis. The reasons for this range from lower overheads and maintenance costs to higher levels of job satisfaction reported by employees. Yet, the important question is: how can one remain efficient, productive and happy while working from home?

4 Reasons Why Corporate Training Is More Effective Than New Hires

Any business should always focus on growth and development as part of its strategy. This includes the area of employee development as well. Employees are the driving force for your business. Your employees should attend corporate training regularly. This creates skill development in your team of employees. This is essential for your business to move forward. Every business owner desires development in their organization. Most owners avoid the option due to continuous costs incurred in the business. You should look beyond this and see the benefits that come with corporate training. If you want your business to improve, stop considering hiring new managers. Instead, make corporate training a priority. There are many reasons why this is so. Here are 4 of the major ones.