Personal Development





Changing careers in midlife here are the options you need to know

While a midlife career change can be scary, it also can be exhilarating if the move is truly what you desire. Your happiness at work correlates with your overall life ...

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By Munodiwa Zvemhara

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Undergraduate Scholarships for African Students

We have compiled a list of undergraduate scholarships for African students. Please go through below to get the name, program and the link to the scholarship:

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By IPC IPC

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The is the Importance of Career Guidance for a Better Future

Introduction

Career guidance starts at an early age, where children are guided on the path that they wish to take in their future. Many schools are now offering these services ...

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By Thandeka Madziwanyika

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The Emancipation of the Confused High School Graduate

The biggest decision that you make as a child is deciding what you want to do for the rest of your life. It’s never easy to decide what one wants to do ...

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By Fadzai Danha

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Get Guidance and Settle on a Career you Love and Are Good At

Career Guidance is a developmental program used provided to people who are already working and those that are not working to help them make the right choices regarding their careers and future. With the ...

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By Sifiso Dingani

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How to Choose Subjects to Pursue at A-Level

Your child has just received their O Level results. Do you know how to assist them to move from O Level to A’  Level or choose other career options? So far I ...

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By Memory Nguwi

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Seven skills You Need to Have Before Leaving University

Figuring out what degree or any other academic qualification you need to attain, and acquiring it, is only about half of what you need in order to get a job. There are other skills ...

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By Sifiso Dingani

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Professions you Should Never Join and Why?

What is a profession?

A profession is a paid occupation that requires prolonged training or special skill and it might require a higher level of education.

Given the rate at ...

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By Keithly Tongai

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Professions you Should Never Join and Why?

What is a profession?

A profession is a paid occupation that requires prolonged training or special skill and it might require a higher level of education.

Given the rate at ...

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By Keithly Tongai

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Guidelines for making the right career choice

“Your Career, Your Future!”-Guidelines for making the right career choice

 

“What should I do with my life?” Which career should I choose?&...

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By Tatenda Sayenda

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Is specialisation the key to making big contributions in society?

We live in a culture that pressures us to specialise. At university, we are urged to focus on a single field of study. After university, we are encouraged to pursue a single career path. ...

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By Kudzai Derera

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Career Tip: Get A Mentor

If you have had the opportunity to discuss with the liberators (the pre-independence generation) and the born frees (post-independence generation) about their work you will observe that there is a huge divide between these ...

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By IPC IPC

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15 Highest paying degrees the world must watch

An academic degree is a qualification awarded to students after satisfactory completion of a course of study in higher education, typically at a college or university. The bachelor's degree is the most popular ...

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By Taurai Masunda

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Using Adaptive Problem Solving To Make Better Decisions

The ongoing COVID - 19 pandemics has made it tough for businesses to make decisions. This because so much uncertainty surrounds the business-operating environment. Decision-making is the thought process of selecting a logical choice from ...

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By Milton Jack

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Understanding the Importance of Job Security

When you have job security, you have little fear of losing your job. A variety of circumstances can result in job loss - in some cases through no fault of your own. ...

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By Carl Tapi

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Competitor invention: how to learn from the future

Most people when they look at fortune 500 companies cannot help but wonder why and how these companies have become pacesetters or vanguards in their respective industries. The answer is simply that they learn by ...

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By Milton Jack

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How to ascend the stairway to success in just six simple steps

Most people believe that success comes down to those with natural talent. They blame lack of a certain talent or natural ability for their failures. It is what the author, Kudzai Derera

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Why there is the division of leaders and followers in the society

Our need for hierarchy and leadership is rooted in our biology. This is why our society is set up the way it is today. We live in a culture in which certain people appear ...

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By Kudzai Derera

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What is commercial awareness and why is it important

'Too many candidates are applying to jobs but do not know how the industry or the company works', (Brian Hood, Head of Campus Recruitment at Citigroup Corporate and Investment Banking). Many recruiters complain about ...

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By Milton Jack

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How to be more innovative at work

Innovation is using creativity to improve the performance of a process, an individual, team, or organization. Creativity is the nature of developing something new, either a new idea, concept, or method. Innovation and creativity ...

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By Keithly Tongai

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Why you need to give your children a solid financial education

Financial education is the ability to understand the workings of money. It is the art of investment and money management and the ability to make sound financial choices. Over 75% of adults do not adequately ...

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By Kudzai Derera

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How to Become a future shaping Leader in an Uncertain World

Do you ever wonder what it takes to be a great leader? What skills do you need to be one? What approach do you need to take? Responding to such questions was relatively simple ...

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By Kudzai Derera

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Here are the Innovative Strategies to Keep Developing Yourself

Everyone has experienced the need for personal growth at some point. This is prompted by many things, such as a major transition in life, a new professional challenge or simply the desire to evolve ...

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By Kudzai Derera

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Here are the habits of highly effective people

Do you wish to achieve more at work and be more effective in life? However, whatever you want to achieve you need to change yourself first. This is achievable only by developing better habits. ...

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By Kudzai Derera

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How to Maintain good Career Wellbeing

It is important to find what work means to you. When you know what work means to you, you have more reason to work towards achieving your career goals and taking care of yourself ...

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By Sifiso Dingani

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How to Make Workplace Learning More Effective

In an uncertain environment with the strong skills-based competition, organizations have increasingly come to view workplace learning as a means by which they can achieve not only short term objectives but also long term ...

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By Carl Tapi

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Things you Must know to Boost your Business

Marketing is important to every business’s survival, whether it’s for the local business up the street or the mega-corporation that spreads across all continents. Unfortunately, for the former, marketing is ...

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By Tinotenda Sibanda

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Professional Business Etiquette: Things you need to know

Business etiquette is a set of rules that govern the way people interact with one another in business, with customers, suppliers, with inside or outside bodies. It is all about conveying the right image ...

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By Tinotenda Sibanda

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How to know how likely your business idea will succeed

How likely is it that my start-up idea will succeed? What can I do to make my business more profitable? How will changes in my department affect the rest of the company? These are ...

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By Kudzai Derera

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How to Create a Collaborative Work Environment

 “A business has to be involving, it has to be fun and it has to exercise your creative instincts” ~ Richard Branson

Working in ...

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By Sifiso Dingani

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The dangers of being led by Psychopaths

Wikipedia defines a psychopath as “traditionally a personality disorder characterized by persistent antisocial behaviour, impaired empathy and remorse, and bold, disinhibited, and egotistical traits. It is sometimes considered synonymous with sociopathy.” Psychopaths ...

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By Memory Nguwi

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Here are the simple tips and smart big ideas for small businesses

A small business is defined as a private company, partnership or sole ownership with fewer employees and less annual revenue than a corporation or a regular business. A lot of the businesses are small ...

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By Kudzai Derera

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How to Make the Workplace Less Stressful and More Engaging

We all know that excessive stress is a health hazard. The effects of employee burnout in the workplace have been seen to affect business performance. Workplace stress has been seen to make people nearly ...

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By Tatenda Sayenda

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What you need to know about - Workplace Health And Safety

Beach defines an accident is an undesired event that causes physical harm to people, damages property and equipment and causes business interruptions or has the potential to cause the same. Traditionally, people ...

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By Carl Tapi

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Office Etiquette: How to Dress and Talk in the Workplace

Unless your job requires you to wear a uniform, choosing professional attire can be difficult. Of course, there are industry standards, such as the navy blue suit for accontants and attonerys. However, if ...

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By Tinotenda Sibanda

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How to Create a Mentally Healthy Organization

Humans in the professional industry exist in two worlds: the professional and the personal. The problems in our personal lives do not cease to exist the moment we get to the office, they may ...

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By Lindah Mavengere

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Digital skills: Every employee needs and how to get them

Are you aware that 95% of the world's population lives in an area protected by at least one 2 G mobile network? The rapid growth of Internet access and communication paved the way for the ...

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By Kudzai Derera

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How to succeed in machine learning as an organisation

Machine learning (ML) is exploding, with smart algorithms being used everywhere from email to smartphone apps to marketing campaigns. The goal of deploying ML within your business applications is to improve your bottom line ...

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By Benjamin Sombi

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How will the Future of Work look like

The demand for technological, social, and emotional, and higher cognitive skills will rise by 2030. This demand will shift the future of the workforce. Many other trends will affect the future of work, for example, ...

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By Benjamin Sombi

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How to get ready for the future of work

Have you ever been worried that the speed of change will leave you behind? That you are going to be like one of your technophobe relatives, fumbling over a new phone or scratching your ...

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By Kudzai Derera

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How To Bring Your Company In The Digitally Connected Age

Some companies still have a way of doing things as they did in the 20th century. They want to market the same kind of goods that people purchased 50 years ago, and they work just ...

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By Kudzai Derera

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Diversity and culture intelligence: Things you need to know

The world and the workplaces are becoming more open and diverse therefore individuals need to have skills to understand, respect and work with different people despite their culture, race, language, religious beliefs etc. This ...

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By Kudzai Derera

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Top 5 Books Futurewith The Future of Work

The future of work is now! According to the World Economic Forum’s Future of Jobs Report, trends to be expected in the 2018 – 2022 period ...

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By Kudzai Derera

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Why decision making is important in the future of work?

Decision making, a cognitive process resulting in the selection of a belief or a course of action among several alternative possibilities. Why is decision making important? It is important to achieve the organisational goals/...

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By Kudzai Derera

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The 4 Best places to visit in Zimbabwe

Travel makes one modest, you see what a tiny place you occupy in the world.

Zimbabwe is one of the most beautiful places in the world to start your travel adventures. Most ...

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By Tinotenda Sibanda

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This is Africa's highest quality of life

The Human Development Report Office of the United Nations Development Programme published its annual human development report for 2019. The first human development report was launched in 1990 by the Pakistani economist Mahbub ul Haq and ...

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By Taurai Masunda

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