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An optical dispenser, or dispensing optician, works as part of an eye care team alongside optometrists or ophthalmologists (who issue the optical prescription) and optical mechanics (who make the visual aid or optical appliance).
Quality coordinators are found in a wide range of industries. Their goal is to guarantee that proper procedures are followed and that products and services are free from errors.
Technical sales engineers combine technical knowledge with sales skills to provide advice and support on a range of complex products and services.
Project managers are responsible for coordinating, implementing and completing new projects for organisations, usually setting up or improving an aspect of business. They manage the strategic, financial, operational and technological aspects of projects.
Librarians (also referred to as information professionals) design, develop and manage collections of recorded material and the delivery of information services to users.
Bakers are food workers who create breads and other baked goods, such as cookies, cakes, pies and pastries.
Tour operators organise and accompany groups of holidaymakers on tours to a wide variety of locations.
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Randall Abrahams insists that success should be measured in results, not in tabloid headlines – and advises ‘just getting on with it’ when faced with a daunting challenge.
Nomahlubi Simamane, the founder of one of SA’s most dynamic SMEs, believes entrepreneurship will be the country’s saving grace.
The countdown has begun and the clock is ticking as the ‘biggie’ looms on the horizon. Once you’ve got Matric under your belt, you can saddle up and ride off into your very own sunset.
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Confused about your next step on the road that lies ahead? Read on then plan the best route to take you to your chosen destination.