Chatting Call Centre Careers with @SurenOUTsurance #JobAdviceSA 17/10

Chatting Call Centre Careers with @SurenOUTsurance #JobAdviceSA 17/10

Our special guest for the next #JobAdviceSA chat needs no introduction, but I am going to give him one anyway. The company that he works for pioneered the concept of giving money back to customers for staying claim-free, otherwise known...
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How To Choose The Right Career For You #JobAdviceSA 03/09

How To Choose The Right Career For You #JobAdviceSA 03/09

When you have just left school or varsity and do not have an industry-specific qualification it is very hard to decide which career you would like to pursue, as well as choosing the types of roles where you will have...
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Equality & Respect for Women in Recruitment & Employment this #WomensMonth #JobAdviceSA 06/08

Equality & Respect for Women in Recruitment & Employment this #WomensMonth #JobAdviceSA 06/08

With August being Women’s Month in South Africa, and National Women’s Day being celebrated on 9th August, we have decided to dedicate Monday 6th August’s #JobAdviceSA chat to encouraging equality and respect for women when they are looking fo...
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A Chat With Harambee Youth Employment Accelerator #JobAdviceSA 11/06

A Chat With Harambee Youth Employment Accelerator #JobAdviceSA 11/06

We are delighted to announce that our guest on the next #JobAdviceSA chat is Harambee Youth Employment Accelerator (@Harambee4Work)! In case you have not heard of Harambee here is a brief intro: What is Harambee? Harambee is a youth employment...
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Do You Know What Job You Are Applying For? #JobAdviceSA 07/05

Do You Know What Job You Are Applying For? #JobAdviceSA 07/05

Last week I stumbled across a Twitter hashtag called #BadStockPhotosOfMyJob which was inspired by the hilariously inaccurate stock photos that a Professor at the University of California found online when she was searching for realistic photos of scientists &#...
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Let’s Talk About Our Rights #JobAdviceSA 26/03

Let’s Talk About Our Rights #JobAdviceSA 26/03

Last Wednesday we celebrated Human Rights Day, which commemorates those peaceful protesters who lost their lives in Sharpeville in 1960. Today South Africans have the right to demonstrate peacefully, as is granted by Section 17 of the Bill of Rights,...
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What Will the #SONA and #BudgetSpeech2018 Mean For SA’s Jobseekers and Workers? #JobAdviceSA 26/02

What Will the #SONA and #BudgetSpeech2018 Mean For SA’s Jobseekers and Workers? #JobAdviceSA 26/02

This month has seen some major changes in the leadership of South Africa and policy of the Government. The leader of the ANC, Cyril Ramaphosa, was elected as the new President of South Africa by Parliament after Jacob Zuma was...
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Equal Pay for Work of Equal Value – #JobAdviceSA 29/01

Equal Pay for Work of Equal Value – #JobAdviceSA 29/01

Today on #JobAdviceSA chat we are privileged to be joined by Natalie Singer (@nats_singer) from Talent3sixty. Natalie Singer has nearly 20 years’ experience in the recruitment industry, including serving on both local and global professional standards bodie...
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3 Career Lessons I Learned By Taking a Summer Job

3 Career Lessons I Learned By Taking a Summer Job

  After I left school in the summer of 1996 (just typing the year makes me feel old!) I had the luxury of being able to relax at home until I started university. Tuition fees had not yet been introduced...
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People with Disabilities Have a Right to Work #JobAdviceSA 04/12

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...
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