Continuous Improvement Manager, Shawn Myburgh, Shares His LIBS Distance Learning Experience

University of Stellenbosch Executive Development, and University of Lincoln Alumni, Shawn Myburgh, Shares His LIBS Distance Learning Experience.

Shawn Myburgh, a Continuous Improvement Manager based in South Africa took advantage of the progression route available to University of Stellenbosch Executive Development alumni by completing a degree with the Lincoln International Business School via the work based distance learning facility.

Shawn, who wanted to enhance his professional development achieved an upper second class honours degree in Business Management and decided to study this particular programme so that he might incorporate his learnings directly within the workplace.

With a flexible learning style designed to suit busy working professionals, Shawn found the method of working and learning ideal, with adequate flexibility and accommodating timescales.  The purely online delivery suited Shawn, who found his tutors immensely helpful and knowledgeable with a plethora of resources available both within the modules and library.

When asked how the programme has assisted with his career, Shawn commented

“I now think more critically and am more confident in what I’m doing”

…and his top tip for future students?

“make use of your contact sessions and when in doubt ask. It really is achievable!”


Shawn Myburgh

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