By setting aside a portion of profit for Adult basic education and training programs business has quickly reaped the benefits of a more educated workforce. By enrolling illiterate employees in ABET level 1 programs illiteracy is being addressed on a daily basis. Employees are also committed to training staff in life skills so that they are better equipped to cope with the stresses of a modern lifestyle. ABET training programs also provide employees with skills such as how to operate an ATM or take telephone messages more effectively. This combination of business and life skills is addressing the failings of the apartheid educational system so that every citizen of South Africa can contribute to the success of the nation.