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Alert: New books

Dear All Please note that the following books have been added to the Information Centre’s collection and available for use.

New books alert

Dear All Please see below, the new books that have been added to our collection and are available for use:

NEW e-BOOKS IN GIBS INFORMATION CENTRE COLLECTION : January – pt.I, 2014

GIBS’ STUDENTS ACCESS VIA STUDENT NR’s & PIN Epic Content Marketing: How To Tell A Different Story, Break Through the Clutter, and Win More Customers by Marketing Less by Joe Pulizzi McGraw-Hill © 2014 (352 pages) ISBN: 9780071819893  –  With in-depth case studies of how John Deere, LEGO, Coca-Cola, and other leading corporations are using content […]
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GIBS IC ** 2013 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2013 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: A New York City subway train holds 1,200 people. This blog was viewed about 6,100 times in 2013. If it were a NYC subway train, it would take about 5 trips to carry that many people. Click here to […]
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NEW e-BOOKS TITLES IN THE GIBS IC COLLECTION : 4Q2013

GIBS’ STUDENTS HAVE ACCESS TO THIS COLLECTION THROUGH THEIR STUDENT NUMBER AND PIN VIA  UPExplore OPAC Guerrilla Marketing for Job Hunters 3.0: How to Stand Out from the Crowd and Tap Into the Hidden Job Market using Social Media and 999 other Tactics Today by Jay Conrad Levinson and David Perry  John Wiley & Sons […]
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Tips for new MBAs

This week sees the start of the LEAD programme for all our 2014.15 MBAs.    The first group (in total 7 groups) is an enthusiastic and energetic bunch of people ready to tackle the next two years. This got me thinking.  Year on year students stumble over what we see as minor stumbling block.  I […]
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How To Be An Awesome Young Manager

Don’t learn by example. GIBS Information Centre / GIBSIC‘s insight: How to from Gen Y – “Support growth and be transparent about your shortcomings   –   Growth is a necessary factor in job satisfaction. I was clear with my team that I was not the be-all-end-all for information and growth. I was committed to their […]
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Global assignments to rise as organisations try to plug skills gaps – PwC report

Over two thirds of graduates want an overseas assignment during their career, but only 11% are willing to work in India and only 2% in… GIBS Information Centre / GIBSIC‘s insight: War for Talent–  “PwC’s ‘Talent Mobility: 2020 and beyond’ report, based on data from over 900 global companies, reveals that companies will need to […]
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African Investment Opportunities

U.S. entrepreneurs and investors were urged to take advantage of potentially lucrative business opportunities in Africa at a conference hosted this week by the University of Southern California. GIBS Information Centre / GIBSIC‘s insight: Africa, investment opportunities– ” Topics included Understanding African Business Culture and Demystifying Myths and Exploring Trade Markets Through Business Tourism. There were […]
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Africa investment : From FDI to AIA

* Intra-African investment rising by more than 30 pct a year* Pension fund assets set to grow as Africans save more* Some African funds are already continental investorsBy Tosin SulaimanJOHANNESBURG, GIBS Information Centre / GIBSIC‘s insight: Africa development – ” . . .Like the rest of the developing world, Sub-Saharan Africa’s stock of capital is […]
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