#JobAdviceSA 20/06 – Advice For When You Have Found A Job

#JobAdviceSA 20/06 – Advice For When You Have Found A Job

Since we relaunched #JobAdviceSA three weeks ago we have been inundated with questions, not only from jobseekers looking for advice to search and apply for jobs, but also from employed South Africans looking for advice on employment issues.    ...
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We’re Back! #JobAdviceSA Returns Monday 30th May 16h00

We’re Back! #JobAdviceSA Returns Monday 30th May 16h00

  Last week at the E-Recruitment Conference 2016 at the Indaba Hotel in Fourways, Johannesburg, the three founders and co-hosts of #JobAdviceSA – Tim Barry, Vanessa Raath and Wesley Madziva – finally managed to meet in person at the same...
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Are We All Jobseekers? 4 Top Tips for Active Candidates

Are We All Jobseekers? 4 Top Tips for Active Candidates

Recent research indicates that there is now no such thing as a passive candidate. The vast majority of workers are open to new opportunities or actively searching for a new role. The rise of social media and smartphones has meant that...
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The Challenges of Connecting with South African Jobseekers

The Challenges of Connecting with South African Jobseekers

The Challenges of Connecting with South African Jobseekers In June last year I started hosting a Twitter chat for South African jobseekers along with fellow South African Twitter aficionados in recruitment, Vanessa Raath and Wesley Madziva, called #JobRecChatS...
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Finding A Job Abroad – A #TRU Story

Finding A Job Abroad – A #TRU Story

TRU (The Recruiter Unconference) is an unconventional recruitment industry event series started by Bill Boorman in London in 2009. I first heard of these events when I started working for a recruitment software start-up called Innovate CV in 2010 and...
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We All Need Somebody To Lean On… In Our Career

We All Need Somebody To Lean On… In Our Career

I’m inspired by the lyrics to my favourite songs. One of my favourite songs when I was growing up was “Lean On Me” by Club Nouveau. It was only a decade later that I discovered the original Bill Withers version,...
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