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Robert works for the Malawi government as a Curator for the Museum of Malawi and holds a degree in Humanities. He now plans to progress the highest level of qualification in the field of human resources.
"I chose ABE for many reasons. For example, I conducted research on the examination boards that provide HRM programmes and I discovered that your diplomas were rich in terms of content and offered a good grounding for a proper career in HRM. ABE is a reputable and competitive board that offers internationally recognised qualifications that equip students with valuable skills to perform their duties effectively. "
Cathryn is the Human Resources Officer for one of Guyana's most prestigious shipping companies and she's Mum to four children. She chose ABE because it was flexible enough to combine with her busy work and family life.
"I have learnt how to link my experience with the knowledge gained and actually have a greater appreciation for the ‘whats’ and ‘whys’ of management; a broader perspective on why certain decisions are taken by management and have grown in my knowledge base and understanding."
For Special Services police officer, Rubinia, lack of funds meant she had to leave education after high school. Now, ABE is enabling her to realise her dreams of higher-level study. She plans to use her Diploma to gain a promotion, go to university and eventually become a successful entrepreneur.
"This course has allowed me to learn to better management of my time, organise more and think more critically. I have also sharpened my analytical skills. The best thing about studying with ABE is that it allows freedom of choice and flexibility with time. "
Administration Manager, Pradesh, had always regretted dropping out of university when he was younger and found his lack of professional qualifications were limiting his career opportunities. After noticing how his colleagues gained promotion and developed through studying with ABE, he realised it offered the ideal solution for him to progress professionally and academically.
"I would say that studying ABE has given me a lot more confidence in my job. I learnt theory that I can apply and understand in the workplace. I am able to speak with authority on many functions."
Graphic artist, Sabita, plans to become a business leader and entrepreneur. She has developed many skills during the course of her studies and provides some top study tips.
"Registering with CTS to pursue the ABE course of study was one of the best decisions I have made both financially and career wise."
Marketing strategist, Lucius, chose ABE because he feels the qualifications will help him advance his career. He plans to gain a few more years' work experience before progressing to a Masters and then launching his own business.
"Having an ABE graduate in an organisation here employers take as a source of success. ABE students learn both practical and theory and are very innovative and strategic."
Ruth plans to use her qualifications to go onto become an HR consultant or a beauty and fashion entrepreneur.
"I chose ABE because I wanted a professional qualification that helps you to climb the academic ladder at a quick pace. The majority of people who know about ABE see it as a professional course that enhances one’s ability and develops work skills and competencies."
Accounts clerk, Nformi, is ambitious to further both his academic development and professional financial career.
"ABE is highly classified as one of the best and faster to achieve programmes in Cameroon now. I am the second ABE holder to be employed by my employer. They rank ABE as the best qualification due to the outstanding performance and skills we possessed."
After a gap year Yoon had ABE recommended to her as one of the best local study options and she found it had many great selling points.
"ABE lives up to its values and offers confidence in the education we receive because it is globally recognised. I also like the fact that ABE is flexible. We can take the exam as many times as we like and we can choose not to take the exams for all subjects in one period. Everyone is different and has different capabilities."
Aashni followed in the footsteps of her three sisters when she chose ABE. She plans to specialise in accountancy and run her own business.
"The majority of businesses here in Kenya require job candidates to have managerial skills to qualify for top positions in their organisations. The ABE concept comes hand in hand with the skills required for almost any job candidate."
Christian chose ABE because he wanted to differentiate himself in the workplace. He plans to develop as a marketing manager and entrepreneur.
"A good thing about ABE is that it broadens one's scope in the field of business and work. I have gained a lot of skills in managing the customer relationship."
Khant originally studied medicine but found his heart wasn't in it. After searching around, he found the ABE course at MHR offered exactly what he was looking for at an affordable price.
"I had much support from teachers and friends from MHR Institute, studied regularly and, finally, I got the highest marks in Quantitative Methods for Business Management."