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Whether you are running a business, a department or a project, successfully managing a team of people is a vital component of many managerial roles.  Here are some tips to make your team exceptional.

Young entrepreneurA robust business plan will give your start-up the greatest chance of success.  This blog explores the business plan's role and the process of shaping a start-up’s strategy in response to environmental and competitive forces.

ABE has a meticulous process to ensure all marks are fair and consistent, this blog explains how this is done.

Rob MayA blog from the recent workshop on catalyzing the innovation spirit in Africa, organised by the Commonwealth Secretariat and delivered by ABE's Chief Executive, Rob May, "It's so important that we recognise that young people are Africa’s greatest natural resource."

Education is said to be a powerful tool that can be used to change the world.

Exams are looming and it’s a stressful time!   Everyone tells you to just relax and do your best.  Great advice, but easier said than done!   One thing that can help is feeling well prepared.  With this in mind, we have summarised some top tips to getting top grades.

Revision can seem like a difficult task. Taking everything that you’ve learned over the course of your studies with ABE, then breaking it down, memorising it, and making it usable in an exam situation is certainly a lot of work.  But there’s no reason for it to be impossible, and as an ABE student you’re more than likely up to the challenge - keep reading for some handy revision tips!

Membership survey infographicFind out what ABE new members think about their ABE journey with this infographic from our latest survey.

Fatima studyingIf you’re new to assignments, to help you get a clear idea of what the steps are, here is a brief overview of the ABE process.

Web design imageLaunching a new website is a major undertaking which has many pitfalls and the potential to go horribly wrong so, if this task has fallen to you, here’s a step-by-step guide to help you make the most of the opportunity and avoid costly mistakes.

Soft skills are essential competencies that employers look for, and job seekers must possess.

This quiz will give you an idea of your inventory of skills and help you identify your weaknesses so you can focus on improving these areas.

 

Good communication and people skills are key in helping us to get our point across. This can sometimes be difficult over email as it is harder to control how your message may be perceived. Here are some important email etiquette do's and don'ts to help you make a good impression.