#MondayMotivation for your Job Search – #JobAdviceSA 09/10

#MondayMotivation for your Job Search – #JobAdviceSA 09/10

Jobseeking is hard. It can be difficult to find the types of jobs you want to apply for, and sometimes when you do they are not genuine but scam job adverts posted by criminals who want to steal your money,...
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Work References – #JobAdviceSA 18/09

Work References – #JobAdviceSA 18/09

Choosing good people to give you a work reference is one of the most important decisions to make when you are applying for a job. A good reference can make the difference between being offered the job and losing out...
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5 Startups With Unique Solutions To Address Unemployment in South Africa

5 Startups With Unique Solutions To Address Unemployment in South Africa

Unemployment is THE major socio-economic problem in South Africa with the unemployment rate reaching a 14-year high of 27.7% in the first quarter of 2017 according to Statistics South Africa The youth unemployment rate is even more disturbing, with 38.6%...
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Don’t Give Up! How To Deal With Lack of Success in Your Job Search #JobAdviceSA

Don’t Give Up! How To Deal With Lack of Success in Your Job Search #JobAdviceSA

It’s hard to stay positive in your job search when you get no response from your applications or are not invited to interviews. It is also hard not to get disillusioned when you are not offered the job after being...
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How Much Are You Worth? #JobAdviceSA 17/07

How Much Are You Worth? #JobAdviceSA 17/07

Finding a job in South Africa is one (big) problem. Ensuring that you are paid as much as you deserve or need to live on is another. This is why we have had several requests to cover the topic of...
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Handy Hacks for Jobseekers – #JobAdviceSA 26/06

Handy Hacks for Jobseekers – #JobAdviceSA 26/06

Jobseeking is tough, even when you finally manage to get a job. Today on #JobAdviceSA we are going to help out with some useful tips in regard to jobseeking on a budget and what you need to do before you...
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Addressing Youth Unemployment in South Africa #JobAdviceSA 05/06/17

Addressing Youth Unemployment in South Africa #JobAdviceSA 05/06/17

As it is Youth Month in South Africa to coincide with Youth Day on the 16th June, and with the latest figures released by Statistics South Africa last week showing that not only has unemployment in South Africa risen to...
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Dealing Professionally With Recruiters on Social Networks #JobAdviceSA 15/5

Dealing Professionally With Recruiters on Social Networks #JobAdviceSA 15/5

Modern recruiters no longer rely on posting job adverts on their website’s Careers or Vacancies page or on job websites. They are now active on LinkedIn especially, as well as other social networks, searching for candidates for jobs as well...
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What to do when you suffer a career setback #JobAdviceSA 03/04

What to do when you suffer a career setback #JobAdviceSA 03/04

President Zuma’s cabinet reshuffle, including the sacking of several high-profile ministers, has been making headlines for the last week. With that in mind we decided that it was a good time to answer questions about what to do when you...
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Changing Careers – #JobAdviceSA 06/03

Changing Careers – #JobAdviceSA 06/03

The average person can expect to change careers at least once in their lifetime. One reason is that sometimes people don’t make informed decisions when choosing a career.¬†For example, they don’t do a self-assessment that will help them learn about...
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