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2013-05-21

Don’t shoot the messenger: how to communicate bad news

By Drake Editorial Team

In olden days messengers who brought bad tidings risked being killed for their efforts. Times and customs have changed, but this much remains the same: no one likes being the bearer of bad news.

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2013-05-09

Internship journal: enhancing academic learning

By Corne van Niekerk

The practical knowledge and experience gained partaking in an internship programme, allow students to experience real-life work situations, that will help prepare them when entering the workforce.

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2013-05-05

Internship journal: more than just work experience

By Corne van Niekerk

As part of most degree courses, students are required to partake in an internship programme, also known as an Industry Based Learning programme...

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2013-05-03

Internship journal: on-the-job training for professional careers

By Corne van Niekerk

As part of most degree courses, students are required to partake in an internship programme, also known as an Industry Based Learning programme.

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2013-05-01

Building synergy in teams

By Drake Editorial Team

Team effectiveness is a prevalent topic in many business conversations, especially as companies explore new ways of working. Virtual teams, flexible work environments, restructuring through mergers and acquisitions...

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2013-04-29

Internship journal: benefits of taking on an intern

By Corne van Niekerk

My name is Corne van Niekerk and I am the Communications / Public Relations Intern at Drake New Zealand. I am currently completing my Bachelor in Communication, majoring in Public Relations. 

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