Career Interview with Happiness Munedzimwe: Product Quality Analyst at Facebook Inc

Some of my projects have internal engineers as the customers, such as monitoring API handoffs and service degradations or business leaders as the customers, such as using data for market segmention

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Data Science Certifications

In the previous article we had a simplistic look at what Data Science is about and how it differs from Business Intelligence. Now it’s time to take a look at what qualifications can get you started.

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Careers: Data Science

Data science refers to the mechanisms, skills and technologies that can be applied to data so as to extract patterns, predictions, anomalies and make recommendations in business

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Career guidance in Zimbabwe

During my secondary school years, I used to be amazed at the lack of career information available to us students. If you didn’t know someone who was in a certain career line that interested you...

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Microsoft Certified Solution Associate: Business Intelligence Reporting

Great news, there is now a separate certification focusing solely on Business Intelligence reporting: Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate BI Reporting.

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Career Interview: Boboh Kamangira the Data Analyst

In 2015 I joined the Clinton Health Access Initiative as a Volunteer, a position I held for 4 months before being “promoted” to Analyst, Laboratory Systems. I held the post of Analyst, Laboratory Syst

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Take a short course online

Unless it is very critical for you to go and sit behind a desk, online is the way to go. It is the future of learning

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Careers: Computer Networking

Computer networking is simply connecting one or more computers so that they “talk”to each other!

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We talk to Zororo Makumbe, a cool mathematician

Currently, I am working with a professor to model the price of a European option using what are known as stochastic volatility models...

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Meet Edmore Munedzimwe, Application Development Consultant at Microsoft

My role is in designing software modules for custom software development projects. Generally I am required to have detailed programming and architectural knowledge..

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Careers in software engineering part 2

I once bumped into an advert in a local newspaper which required someone with a journalism degree and a minor in I.T. They wanted a consultant who would identify an appropriate enterprise social...

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Civil Engineering with Derek Muriva

I worked on a number of interesting projects namely the Harare-Gweru road dualisation (Harare), Rhodhene Extension Land Servicing (Masvingo), Mfihlakhalo Special School Construction

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Meet Mthulisi the Electrician

I have a national certificate in electrical engineering from Mutare Polytechnic College a trade test certificate from Ministry of Manpower Development.

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Social Work: An interview with Pretty Jena

After graduation, I worked for several months at Mashonaland East Red Cross Society as a prevention officer. I was based in Marondera. I left Zimbabwe beginning 2009 and came to South Africa where...

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Project Management

A project manager is one who is tasked with overseeing the overall flow and success of a project...

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Quality Assurance in Veterinary Labs, whats that about?

This week we spoke to one of the nerds who works at a local Vet Lab. Despite a fair amount of coaxing he/ she insisted on remaining anonymous.

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Career Interview: Chenai the Legal Secretary

During my 2nd year University Semester break I interned at NMB Bank Limited in the Company Secretary’s Office for a couple of months, it was from there that I developed a passion for corporate...

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A career as an Ethical Hacker

Have you ever watched a good movie with hackers in it and you just thought: “Wow I wish I could be that good with a computer!”?

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Career Interview: meet Dr Paradza a distinguished project manager

My track record of handling big projects got me head-hunted for a multi-million dollar project in a bank

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