Daily Archives: October 22, 2015

Is there a difference between an education and a degree?


22 October 2015 Dear Student, Go to University for an Education, not a Degree I’m happy to see that with the recent Rhodes statue protest (#RhodesMustFall) and now the fee increase protests (#FeesMustFall), our taxpayer money and your parents’ money is being well spent. It might be galling for those of us on the outside looking in. But, this is as it should be. This is your real education. You’re flexing your mental muscles, your […]

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Stop Allowing Tomorrow To Win

self awareness - Kirsten Long

Picture the scenario. December is over; January sees you stating your goal. You want to lose 5 kg. The first 5 days go well. Then the weekend comes. You’re visiting friends. The snacks get passed around. Ah well, you think, as you grab a handful of crunchy, salty, tasty crisps, next week I’ll be good. Delicious! You have some more as the plate gets passed around again. And again… What just happened? You allowed the […]

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