Oxbridge Academy Blog

4 Ways You Can Apply Your Bookkeeping Skills in Everyday Life

Posted by Mia Arderne on Aug 24, 2016 10:00:00 AM
We use money every day, so bookkeeping skills are never a waste. Not only can your bookkeeping skills open doors for your career, but they are also very practical for daily use. Find out how your bookkeeping skills can be used to help you manage and make the most of your personal finances:

 

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Topics: General, Bookkeeping and Accounting

How to Make the Most of Your Internship

Posted by Mia Arderne on Aug 22, 2016 10:00:00 AM

Making the most of your internship requires reflection, adjustment, networking, and the ability to see the bigger picture. The following e-book highlights some things to think about when starting your career path with an internship:

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Topics: General, Career Tips and Advice

Career Advice from the Beauty Professionals

Posted by Lauren Frost on Aug 19, 2016 9:30:00 AM

The beauty industry is big, and the career opportunities are plenty! It’s just a matter of knowing where you want to be and knowing how to get your foot in the door.

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Topics: General, Career Tips and Advice, Beauty Therapy

5 Tips for Finding an Internship in Journalism

Posted by Lungiswa Nyatyowa on Aug 17, 2016 10:00:00 AM

Imagine stepping into the hustle and bustle of a newsroom, with journos running in and out while telephones ring off the hook with calls from sources, follow-ups, and leads for the next big story. To get your foot in the door, you need to get that journalism internship!

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Topics: General, Journalism and Media

14 Expensive Mistakes that Business Managers Make, and How to Avoid Them

Posted by Mia Arderne on Aug 15, 2016 10:00:00 AM

Being a business manager is a tough, often stressful job. We’ve compiled a list of expensive mistakes many business managers make, along with some advice on how to avoid them:

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Topics: General, Career Tips and Advice, Business Management

International Youth Day 2016

Posted by Lungiswa Nyatyowa on Aug 12, 2016 10:00:00 AM

12 August marks the United Nations International Youth Day. The theme for 2016 is “The Road to 2030: Eradicating Poverty and Achieving Sustainable Consumption and Production”.

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Topics: General

You Don't Need an Academic Degree to Become a Specialist in IT

Posted by Oxbridge Academy on Aug 10, 2016 10:00:00 AM

Did you know that you can become an IT specialist without a degree? Information technology is one of the fastest growing industries in the world right now. New jobs are constantly being created in this field. With all the emerging specialist roles in the field of information technology, there are many opportunities available. Find out if one of them is right for you.

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Topics: General, Career Tips and Advice, Computer Studies

Inspirational Quotes to Celebrate National Women's Day

Posted by Lauren Frost on Aug 9, 2016 8:06:47 AM

Today, 9 August, is known as National Women’s Day in South Africa. This day commemorates all the women who staged a march on the Union Buildings to protest against the apartheid laws.

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Topics: General

8 Tips for Securing Finance for Your Small Business

Posted by Mia Arderne on Aug 8, 2016 10:00:00 AM

There are many different ways to secure finance for your start-up or small business. Some are riskier than others, and some are harder to obtain than others. Here are a few options to help you find the method that best suits you and your small business:

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Topics: General, Career Tips and Advice, Business Management

5 Tips for Managing Your Next Project Successfully

Posted by Lauren Frost on Aug 5, 2016 9:30:00 AM

Executing a project successfully is often a difficult task, simply because there are so many components to consider. Even though you cannot be 100% sure that your project will run smoothly, you can give yourself a better chance of success by using these 5 tips in your next project:

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Topics: General, Career Tips and Advice, Project Management