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5 Ways to Turn Procrastination into Productivity

Posted on February 08, 2019

Procrastination is a very real struggle that millions of learners battle with daily. It tends to creep up on us, unnoticed until it sucks all the time and possibilities out of the day, leaving you unfulfilled and unproductive. There are ways, however, to turn your procrastination into productivity And while these tactics won't complete the task for you they will make sure once you decide to get to it you’re able to do so with maximum efficiency and maximum effect.

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Online Education: South Africa's Future

Posted on August 13, 2018

It’s no secret that the current traditional education system is not working in South Africa, with only one alternative out there capable of rectifying the current socio-economic growth of the country today, here and now; online education, better known as eLearning. As South African’s we can’t help but be aware of our deficient education system as the single greatest obstacle to our socio-economic advancements.

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eLearning Myths Debunked: Misconceptions About Online Education

Posted on July 12, 2018

eLearning brings a new paradigm in methods of education, with new learning formulas and teaching techniques – all which employ electronic mediums as well as the internet to fully optimize the entire learning process.

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Lessons You'll Learn From Studying Online

Posted on July 04, 2018

Before making the decision to pursue an online education there is often an influx of questions that run through your mind; is it going to be easier or harder than traditional means of education? What are the advantages of studying online? How does the day-to-day of online learning work? Do employees take online courses seriously? How do you balance work, family and studies? Earning your degree or completing your chosen course provides you with credentials you need to advance your career. However, online learning can also offer plenty of invaluable lessons that will put you in good stead for the rest of your life – lessons that you’ll leverage in all facets of your life.

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How to Stay Motivated While Studying Online

Posted on July 04, 2018

Staying motivated while studying can feel like an impossible task but staying motivated to study during all holiday periods can be futile. We find our laid-out study plans falling by the wayside as we try to squeeze the most out of our well-deserved break. But just as coffee is the shining beacon to even the darkest of Mondays there are ways of staying incentivised and motivated in achieving your goals.

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Online Learning Benefits for Busy Adult Learners

Posted on June 29, 2018

Online learning is the latest alternative in education that is sweeping the globe and transforming the way students study but how the whole world studies. Ever growing in popularity online education is flourishing with ‘students’ ranging between the average ages of 25 – 33. This statistic reflects both the popularity and effectiveness of online learning in helping people of all ages achieve their educational and career goals.

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How to Tell If Online Education is Right for You

Posted on June 27, 2018

Do you dream of advancing your career from the comfort of your own home or favourite coffee shop? Do you have what it takes to study online? These insights give you a closer look at the skills needed to successfully study online.

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Online Learnings Three Best Bonus Skills

Posted on June 04, 2018

While you will learn a multitude of specific things about a variety of topics you will learn as you advance through your online educational journey - there are some skills that you will acquire without effort or realization. Here are the top three skills that you gain without even trying to.

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Study Tips For Online Learning

Posted on May 21, 2018

Studying for tests and exams can be stressful and studying for online tests is no different. Although online learning is more convenient than traditional forms of education - it is not easier. To successfully complete the online courses, you need to consider these unique online study tips.

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Tips and Tricks for Effective Time Management

Posted on May 17, 2018

We often feel like there are not enough hours in a day. We rush meetings, skip lunch and surpass our 40-hour work weeks stated in our contracts - all in hopes to check off a few tasks off our to-do list. Do we really not have enough time in our days anymore? Are we expected to do and complete too much? Or have we just forgotten the art of effective time management?

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Advantages Of Online Learning

Posted on May 16, 2018

It’s no secret that the traditional education system is not working – with all the controversy circling the Fees Must Fall Movement last year it's clear that there is not just one issue facing the current education system but many. With traditional colleges and universities all around the country and the world facing problems such as higher intuition fees, budget cuts, courses shortages and limited class offerings it's no wonder people are looking for alternative means to advancing their education.

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Tips For Taking Out a Student Loan

Posted on May 15, 2018

Being able to support the advancement of a student higher education is essential to securing them a high paying job and growing positions in the workplace. – However, getting accepted isn’t the hard part of your educational journey – it’s paying for it. We all know the benefits that education has on your salary and your life and we know it’s not cheap but is it worth it taking on significant debt to earn an academic degree? What are the different factors to consider when looking at taking out a student loan? And what are the best options for you and your future? Here a few things students and parents need to consider before making any university-related financial decisions.

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How to Communicate Effectively In the Workplace

Posted on May 14, 2018

In the workplace, we are constantly blasted with content tips and insights into how to format a report, conduct a meeting, design a presentation or write a stand-out CV - with thousands of seminars, eBooks and websites to tune into to ensure we excel in even the most basic business prerequisites. But do we know how to communicate every day to our colleagues and clients in a professional effective manner? In a way that goes beyond standard advice and enables us to easily translate big ideas, concepts, strategies and emotions to everyone in the workplace we encounter.

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CVs: The Do's and Don'ts to Stand Out From The Crowd

Posted on May 11, 2018

We all know that potential employers receive hundreds, and thousands of CV for each position they advertise. However, before they can conduct interviews they have to sit through all of these CVS most of which differentiate ever so slightly from one another. As a result, employers are naturally drawn to CVs that stand out as well as meet the positions skill requirements. But, making the interviewers shortlist isn’t easy, and loading your CV with meaningless buzzwords or clichés doesn’t give you a leg above the rest.

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How Education Can Affect Your Salary

Posted on May 08, 2018

South Africa is a unique environment for business as the high unemployment rate means that for those without higher education, competition for jobs can be fierce. This also means that companies can easily find people to work for lower salaries. This paints a fairly bleak picture, however there is a flip side. Those that have specific skill-set's and have some form of higher education in their field often start jobs on much higher salaries and are fast tracked through their companies to management and other higher paying positions. The beauty of this is that today anybody can further their education!

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We offer distance learning of a wide range of business courses. Distance learning means that you can continue your work and family commitments while studying from home at times convenient for you. To support your teaching and learning, dedicated tutors are available online and by telephone.

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Here are just a few of the reasons why Advance Your Career is a great choice when you want to further your studies

  • You can study from home
  • You can enrol - and start studying - at any time of the year
  • You will receive academic support from a qualified tutor
  • You can pay for your course in affordable monthly instalments

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  • Integrity in everything we do
  • Respect for all people
  • Proactive behaviour
  • Quality processes
  • Service-driven excellence


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