PLEASE NOTE:

MyNews24 is a user-generated section of News24.com. The stories here come from users.

 
KevanFoxcroft
 
Comments: 6
Article views: 4
 
 
Latest Badges:

 
View all KevanFoxcroft's badges.
 

Long distance learning

18 May 2013, 17:50
So today I found a course that I think I can I will be capable to doing , not because it may be easy, but rather because I feel I may have the attributes to do it .

Then I say the costs.... Eina... Unisa is not cheap it seems. then again I have read reviews , both negative and positive, the same can be said for Damelin. Then what starts out as a great roaring fire , quickly subsides to a few embers , once you realise that even though it will be great to learn Industrial psychology , the needs for it is the little "dorp" you stay in may not be needed.

It is so sad that passion can and will often be killed by finances and geographical location. So looking at it now it is rather obvious. A job is something you do to earn you living or your keep, a career is something that you are trained, skilled and passionate about that earns you an income. Is this why there may well be "jobs" available , but very few "careers"?

A career is something that when you wake up in the morning , you get out of bed and say "Lets see how I can help or assist others today" . A job is something that when you get out of bed in the morning makes you say "I know there is going to be lots of crud laying ahead of me today, only the depth will vary."

Long distance learning is possible, it should also be a long term goal. Anyone got tonights lotto numbers so that I can jumpstart my Career ? So I can befree from my job? Any suggestions on online study course or long distance learning, pitfalls ect would be great folks.

Thanks
Disclaimer: All articles and letters published on MyNews24 have been independently written by members of News24's community. The views of users published on News24 are therefore their own and do not necessarily represent the views of News24. News24 editors also reserve the right to edit or delete any and all comments received.

 

24.com publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
6 comments
Comments have been closed for this article.

Read more from our Users

Submitted by
CraigJoseph
Ministers getting spoilt while ev...

Most people in South Africa can only dream of having a house that costs half of the wheels our ministers will be driving. Read more...

0 comments 548 views
Submitted by
Sibusiso Theledi
365 Days of Activism

“Imagine if, for 16 days, there was no rape, no child abuse” - Why only 16 days? Why not 365 days? Read more...

0 comments 53 views
Submitted by
Jazy Pollard
Unusual facts every women should ...

Before you reach out for a bottle of cellulite cream, there are 10 facts about cellulites you’ve probably never heard of before that you have to know now before taking matters into your own hands. Read more...

0 comments 1804 views
Submitted by
Werner Roets180
Dear Julius Malema

We know you and your friends are behind the fees must fall movement. I see Wits has declared an increase in fees for 2017, if you can't even get that right, how are you planning on taking over the whole country? Read more...

0 comments 2014 views
Submitted by
Pieter Carstens
Rottweiler and German Shepherd sa...

My son once unintentionally entered my space and the German Shepherd didn't like it, immediately intervening.  Read more...

0 comments 1445 views
Submitted by
New road rules for SA: 'Reducing ...

'Until road users stop bad behaviour nothing will improve', 'Lowering the speed limit is not going to stop taxis and drunk drivers from killing people'... Wheels24 readers share their views on new proposed road rules for SA! Read more...

0 comments 8510 views
 

services

E-mail Alerts The latest headlines in your inbox

RSS feeds News delivered really simply.

Mobile News24 on your mobile or PDA

E-mail Newsletters You choose what you want

News24 on Android Get the latest from News24 on your Android device.

SMS Alerts Get breaking news stories via SMS.

TV Get us in your home, on your television.

 
Interactive Advertising Bureau
 
© 2016 24.com. All rights reserved.
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.
 
English
Afrikaans
isiZulu

Hello 

Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.


Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.

Settings

Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.




Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.