Tuesday, 12 December 2017

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Employer Branding, Culture Fit

People with Disabilities Have a Right to Work #JobAdviceSA 04/12

Yesterday was International Day of People with Disabilities, or National Disability Rights Awareness Day here in South Africa. This seems to have gone a bit under the radar, perhaps because it was overshadowed by World AIDS Day on Friday, or because it fell on a Sunday this year. We at…

Meet the Recruitment Agency | Connecting Job Seekers with Agencies

Greetings to everyone in our #JobAdviceSA Community! Last week, in anticipation of this week’s chat, I started reaching out to South African Recruitment Agencies to invite them to STAR, or feature, in our weekly #JobAdviceChat. I must have asked close to 20 agencies. I knew I was taking a risk…

Job Seeking during Holidays | #JobAdviceSA 20 Nov 17

The Holidays aka Festive Season is around the corner and almost every mall or major retail business you visit you will see reminders that say “Feel It, It’s here” On the Job Seeking front this is a good time to be active. Join The #JobAdviceSA team at 16:00 – 17:00…

Social Media Reputation

Your social media reputation

Article first published on Elzette Fourie Creative Recruitment I consider myself to be quite active with social recruiting on platforms such as Instagram, Facebook, Twitter and Google+. It’s fair to say each of these channels has their own strengths and weaknesses, but that’s a story for another day. For now…

Job search and application step to follow

Job search and application step to follow – 13/11/2017

Applying for a job should be a well thought through process, making sure all boxes are ticked from the moment you search until you sign your offer letter. Today, we’d like to cover a few of those steps to get you started. Questions How else can you find a job…

How to deal with bullying, discrimation and harassment at work #JobAdviceSA 06/11

Sexual harassment in Hollywood is a big topic in the media currently. Numerous celebrities have revealed that they were forced in to comprising positions by people in positions of power to further their careers. Subsequently the hashtag #MeToo trended on social media as people worldwide shared their stories of sexual…

#JobAdviceSA Ques from our Community

Hello Everyone! We are super excited for Monday, 30th October’s #JobAdviceSA Chat. Today we will be looking at questions that members of our Community asked us: How do you answer: tell us about a problem you faced and how solved the issue? from @Nokuzotha90 How do negotiate a salary increase when you are moving out of JHB to a smaller city? from @melissa_nel Why do companies ask for experience when they say full training provided? from @Itu_Molapisi Does anyone understand our government’s hiring process and can help us to understand it better? from @bryanbuthelezi We look forward to seeing all of you there 🙂

Studies | Training | Cvs in inbox | #JobAdviceSA 23 Oct 17

As we prepare for 23 October 2017 #JobAdviceSA we also have an announcement to make so stay tuned! In the meantime herewith today’s questions. 1. Does your employer HAVE to pay for your studies and give you study leave by law? 2. What should you say on your CV if…

Running Late for Interviews? #JobAdviceSA 16 October 2017

Monday brings excitement in our world of employment for our community #JobAdviceSA. Today we tackle topics on running late for interviews, what is it that makes you very uncomfortable in interviews, when not to apply for a job and best places to study for free. Here are today’s question 1….