How a business school leads social change

“TSIBA recognizes the critical need in SA to provide access to tertiary studies for talented and ambitious school leavers who, for financial or academic reasons would not otherwise have had the opportunity to do so. From the start, we’ve offered tertiary education opportunities for young people who don’t have the financial means to further their studies.” Creating active economic citizens …

UNIQUE QUALIFICATION IN SMALL ENTERPRISE CONSULTING AND LEADERSHIP

As a first postgraduate programme of its kind in South Africa, the Postgraduate Diploma in Small Enterprise Consulting (PGDip SEC) is aimed at business owners and entrepreneurs with a professional interest in developing and enhancing current and future business leaders. Offered by TSIBA Business School the PGDip SEC equips advisors, coaches, mentors, as well as entrepreneurs and managers of small …

TSIBA Business School has a new home

The TSIBA Campus, called TSIBA House, will be located near Woodstock’s vibey business district, but in the relatively quiet and self-contained panhandle housed between Treaty Road and Spring Street. The campus grounds boast the Peace Tree, a 500-year-old white milkwood tree under which a peace treaty was signed on January 10, 1806, after the Battle of Blaauwberg. Established in 2004 …

Learning to Earning: Making Education Relevant

A researcher at the University of the Free State, Ms Patience Mukwambo, wrote in a Fin24 article how higher education must do more than help graduates get jobs.  Her thoughts were not only insightful and relevant but also raised questions about the broader role that education should play in society.  So, what is ‘relevant education’?  This is a baffling question …

12th Annual NU Programme

TSIBA Business School and Northeastern University (USA) students have successfully partnered up for 12 consecutive years to host the NU Programme in South Africa. The programmes’ objective is to integrate cultural learning and experiences as well as give free business consultation to small businesses around Cape Town. Through this programme, 4 entrepreneurs were awarded R 20 000 each as part …

Ignition Academy: Congratulates Class Of 2018

The Ignition Academy celebrated their first certificate of completion ceremony at the Sci-Bono Venue in Newtown on the 28th August 2019. The event was a celebration for the inaugural learnership programme in Further Education and Training Certificate: Business Administration Services (SAQA 61595) NQF 4 that launched in 2018 in partnership with JP Morgan and Chase (JPMC). Congratulations! If your company …

Time for change

For many people change is difficult. In the world of academia, in particular, the wheels of change turn at a very slow speed. This, however, has never applied to TSIBA Business School, where from day one they have been aware of the importance of meeting the needs of today’s business world. Forward to July 2019 and interim CEO, renowned academic, …

Ethical Leadership – It’s up to us!

South Africa is in dire need of young business leaders with a strong moral and ethical foundation. It is no secret that corruption is a major crisis in our country. A lot has been said and written about corrupt politicians and state capture but not many discuss the implication of corruption in our private sector. CEO’s, directors, managers and staff …