Posts from ABE, our students, alumni and friends - enjoy the read

Ropafadzo NyakuNineteen-year-old budding entrepreneur, Ropafadzo, has many ambitions for the future and plans to continue expanding her knowledge and development.

"The knowledge I have gained from my Diploma has been, and will continue to be, a big part of how I run my business which I look to expand in the near future."

Vinati Tasli MaharajVinati plans to use her ABE qualifications to build a career in HR and then open her own art-based business whilst helping others develop their talent.  

"ABE is one of the more cost-effective programmes and was highly-recognised and recommended, with sufficient resources and easy-to-use online features and services, which is one of the best things about studying with ABE."

EffatBusiness-minded Effat, chose ABE because of the variety of subjects the qualifications offered.  She has studied with great success and plans to go on to do an MBA before becoming a high-flyer in the corporate world.

"I did a lot of research to find a course that offered a variety of themes that would help me learn many things in one programme. I chose ABE as it had all options for me..."

Anita Kharapuwa Anita shares some top study tips and is looking forward to a great career in HR.

"I chose to study Human Resource Management with ABE, because of three main reasons. Firstly, ABE is an examining board that is recognised the world over and secondly, I saw that it is a rich area of study with a great career path. Lastly, I look at my ABE HRM qualification like a master key that opens doors for me. After I complete Level 6, I can do a degree in HRM or a can study towards a Masters degree in HRM."

Susan MugoHR & Administration officer, Susan, already holds a Bachelors degree and an MBA but chose to top-up with ABE HR because the coursework was so relevant to her job.  She has already found herself applying her learning in a wide range of ways.

"The  ABE programme is recognised  by corporate institutions in Kenya and is  offered   by  most  of   the universities and colleges."

Cassandra SheldonCassandra shares some great advice about to make the most of your studies and achieve the best results.

"I recommend any one who aspires to achieve excellence to study with ABE as it has the best study resources!"

Lakshmi Ramlochan Relocation coordinator, Lakshmi, has a strong belief in equality for women.  She wants to go on to gain a Masters degree and then forge a high level career in the travel and tourism sector.

"I liked the structure of the ABE programme and decided it suited my needs both time wise and financially and guaranteed the same results at the end of Dip 6 – the equivalent to a Bachelors Degree."

LowyBudding entrepreneur, Loice, is truly enthusiastic about the skills she has gained on her ABE course.

"I am now creative and am able to start up my own business as I have gained managerial skills."

Halima Mohammed 2Halima had ABE recommended to her and loves applying her studies to pratical real-life work situations.  She plans to progress academically and then go on to become a successful entrepreneur.

"I chose ABE due to the fact that the qualifications were highly recognised by many universities and professional institutes both locally and internationally and I realised it was the fastest means of achieving my career."

Zoha ImtiyazZoha is originally from Pakistan and found ABE offered the ideal solution for her to progress her studies when she moved to Saudi Arabia.  Here, she shares some good insight into how to do well in your studies:

"It is crucial to begin studying early for the exams. So, even if you have a short attention span and cannot study more than an hour a day, you will still get the curriculum covered by the time examination date arrives."

Business group mixedWhether 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 being an exceptional team leader.

Zin ZinZin Zin is managing two jobs and came to see us just after she had gained her Masters degree with a full scholarship from Huddersfield University in the UK.  She tells us how it all began with ABE...

“ABE is very intensive.  There are lots of theories mixed with practical experience.  Students get a good grounding in business management at all levels and they cover a lot of subjects. This helps because later you can concentrate your studies on a subject that really interested you.”