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Spring 3-5-2015 Promoting ICT Careers Using a South African ICT Career Portal

  title={Spring 3-5-2015 Promoting ICT Careers Using a South African ICT Career Portal},
  author={Nelson Mandela Metopolitan},
South Africa is experiencing an Information and Communications Technology (ICT) skills shortage and a limited number of scholars and students are pursuing ICT careers. The provision of a web-based ICT career information platform as an effective solution to the growing demand for skilled ICT employees is the focus of this study. The study is grounded in the network theory of social capital. The aim of the development of an ICT career portal was to provide ICT career information to scholars… 



A model for the alignment of ICT education with business ICT skills requirements

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Young people entering their first year of university studies were asked to give their impressions of 12 high knowledge and information sector occupations. Their perceptions yield a complex set of

Research Methods for Business Students

How to use this book Guided tour Preface Contributors The nature of business and management research and structure of this book and the research topic are explained.

An information portal for career guidance: the case of Ordinary Level in Uganda

A Project report submitted to School of Graduate Studies in partial fulfillment for the award of Master of Science in Computer Science Degree of Makerere University.

Buidling a Network Theory of Social Capital

  • N. Lin
  • Economics
  • 1999
In the past two decades, social capital in its various forms and contexts has emerged as one of the most salient concepts in social sciences. While much excitement has been generated, divergent

The IT Skills Gap is Everyone’s Business (Part 1). IDG Connect

  • 2012

Measuring the User Experience: Collecting Analyzing and Presenting Usability Metrics

  • 2014