Africa is Rising in Ningbo, China

Ningbo Downtown by Renato Morbach Ningbo has eight twin sister cities around the world. It’s a uncanny that Nelson Mandela Bay (Port Elizabeth, Uitenhage), South Africa, my home town was selected in recent years for this honour. So this first column serves as an introduction Read More →

Five Ways To Feel Up When You're Down

Ramon Thomas, founder NETucation “Chaos isn’t a pit. Chaos is a ladder. Many who try to climb it fail and never get to try again. The fall breaks them. And some are given a chance to climb, but they refuse. They cling to the Read More →

China Toastmasters and My First Speech Competition

Toastmasters International logo In September I moved to China to do my MBA degree at Ningbo University. Before I left South Africa I wanted to make sure there is an active China Toastmasters community. I was not disappointed after participating in my first Read More →

Why Study A Business Degree in China Instead of South Africa

Business degrees UNISA China has been responsible for lifting more people out of poverty than any other country, at any other time in the world. In September 2013 I moved to Ningbo, China to do an MBA degree on a full scholarship from Read More →

Spread the word – Occupy the Internet

Right now at a UN meeting in Dubai, authoritarian regimes are pushing for full governmental control of the Internet in a binding global treaty — if they succeed, the internet could become less open, more costly and much slower. We Read More →