Actually, you do have time for family and business

work life balance

Ever heard the saying that there just aren’t enough hours in the day? Work sucks away all your energy and you’re left deadbeat on the couch after work for an hour, before nodding off and repeating the same day over and over again. You need to seize the day. Some people have all the time […]

Bad habits you must break now to be more productive

Successful black male

They creep up on you slowly like a silent little whisper in the back of your mind, intertwining with your thoughts and, ultimately, dragging you down. Bad habits are soul destroying, oozing out your thoughts and clouding your judgement with self loathing and guilt. This slows you down, decreases your creativity, which in turn will […]

The common reasons why most startup businesses fail to grow

You probably don’t want to be reminded – especially at this stage of your entrepreneurial endeavour, about the possibility of failure or early stagnation. As grim as the subject is; hearing the reasons why most small/startup businesses fail to grow, gives you, the aspiration for the best head start. According to statistics published in 2017, […]

Inside the mind of a master procrastinator

Tim Urban, co-founder of Wait but Why blog, explains why procrastinators procrastinate.Tim takes us on an amusing yet engaging talk on procrastination and the many inevitable “YouTube binges, Wikipedia rabbit holes and bouts of staring out the window”. Procrastination As Second Nature Like Beauty and the Beast, delaying, avoiding, and procrastinating on issues that matter […]

Meet the faculty: MC Botha

Who is MC Botha? MC Botha is the Director of the Centre for Business Management of Projects at USB-ED, and holds an MBA with a specialisation in project management, and has over three decades of experience across the private, government and academic sectors. He is also the programme coordinator of the Postgraduate Diploma in Project […]