Follow up on great articles from time tasted scholars in the world of Academia
Around August this year, the gates of the different University shall be opened to the freshmen from kids of life. Young men and women poised to advance their intellectual abilities to contribute significantly to the world sometimes are oblivious of some truths about the academic level they are getting to. From...... Read More
The gender gap in tech is real. However, the only way to break up this so-called “boy’s club” for good is to empower more women to join the ranks of programmers. While women only earn 28% of computer science degrees, that doesn’t mean they aren’t perfectly suited to starting a...... Read More
Do you remember what life was like when smartphones didn’t exist?
How about Uber/Taxify cab services?
Or ordering your food online?
If we rewind back 4-5 years of our lives, we...... Read More
Agriculture can provide jobs to Uganda’s unemployed youth if well harnessed, according to the twelfth Uganda Economic Update published today by the World Bank.
The report, “Developing Uganda’s Agri-Food System for Inclusive Economic Growth,” notes that the sector’s economic contribution extends well beyond the production sector into the wider...... Read More
Huawei Managing Director Liu jiawei and College of Computing Principal Makerere shake hands after signing an agreement to establish ICT Academy in Uganda. PHOTO BY ERONIE KAMUKAMA
Kampala. Uganda must focus more on churning out experts in computing than in ICT, a senior researcher at Makerere University, has said.
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Photo Credit: Victoria University
Are you still looking at study options? Choosing a career path can be stressful and overwhelming. To find what your perfect career choice would be you should evaluate yourself and determined what you truly enjoy doing.
We’re in the 21st century and today...... Read More
The CPA (Certified Public Accountant) Uganda Program is designed to bring the best out of you. This opens your mind about the enormous potential you hold in the world of business. CPA Uganda prepares one to be at an added advantage in whichever career of choice.
As a CPA, one gains...... Read More
The oil production expected to start in the Albertine region by 2020 is projected to create over 160,000 jobs, Caroline Korutaro, a senior petroleum engineer in the Directorate of Petroleum at the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Development has said.
Korutaro said of jobs created, about 60%...... Read More
Those who are considering an aviation career have probably had positive thoughts about the above three points. Now, to pick the specific aviation career that will be best for them. Here are 10 options that hold the greatest promise.
1.Pilot: This is probably the most common career that comes to mind when people think of...... Read More
The world of work is changing. Machine learning, the internet of things (IoT) and cloud computing are altering how society views employment and the tasks that are currently performed by humans.
Looking for employment is one of the most challenging jobs you will ever have. Finding "your" job rather than "a" job is important because work significantly affects your satisfaction in life.
As you begin to look for your next position, think about how it fits into your overall career plan....... Read More
Vocational education and training (VET) is that part of tertiary education and training which provides accredited training in job-related and technical skills. It covers a large number of careers and industries like trade and office work, retail, hospitality and technology. Uganda is approaching a significant point in its history where...... Read More
Writing is one of the many arts people consume on social media, newspaper publications or even spoken word, yet many writers still fail to make a living through this art.
They live to listen to the old adage that writing does not pay and thus need something practical or conventional;...... Read More
While in the early 1900s reading, writing and arithmetic rendered one literate, today, in the modern digital age, it takes information and media literacy - critical, problem-based thinking, teamwork, and technological savvy - in order for a person to be considered literate.
To be educated and successful, and to thrive...... Read More
Air traffic controllers are the less glamorous but extremely vital part of air transport. When we think of air transport, we often think of the pilots, the cabin crew and probably the airport officials who stamp your passport, the last people we think about are those guiding the planes on...... Read More
Are you a mover and shaker? Or have a passion for organization? Or yearn to see new places? If so, then Transportation, Distribution, and Logistics is the right career field for you.
Every day, in every part of the world, people, information...... Read More