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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#JobAdviceSA Questions – Sexual Harassment, what should you do?

#JobAdviceSA Questions – Sexual Harassment, what should you do?

I have been asked this question several times of late so I decided to use one of our #JobAdviceSA sessions to discuss this rather Taboo topic. Quite a few ladies have sent me private messages/DMs to ask how to deal...
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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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Questions from our Regulars

Questions from our Regulars

We are looking forward to Monday’s #JobAdviceSA chat especially seeing we missed last Monday’s session due to the Public Holiday. Vanessa Raath is hosting Monday, 27th March’s chat and she decided to ask some of our ‘Regulars’ for...
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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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The Mixed Bag – #JobAdviceSA 20 Feb 2017

The Mixed Bag – #JobAdviceSA 20 Feb 2017

By Definition, a Mixed Bag is a diverse assortment of things or people and that is exactly what today’s questions are about. We will mix it up a little here and a little there, from general social media tips and...
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#JobAdviceSA Social Media | Which | How & Why

#JobAdviceSA Social Media | Which | How & Why

Greetings All! Following on from last week’s chat where we spoke about constantly making ourselves more employable, I am completely the final level Recruitment Qualification that you can get in South African.  I am doing this through our governing bod...
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#JobAdviceSA – Relocation | Movies | Private or Public Sector | English Language

#JobAdviceSA – Relocation | Movies | Private or Public Sector | English Language

On Today’s #JobAdviceSA Chat we have selected a few questions from the #JobAdviceSA Community and the responses were great! The topics ranged from Relocation | Movies | Private or Public Sector | English Language | Interviews | General Behaviour |...
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2017 – here we come, ready or not! #JobAdviceSA

2017 – here we come, ready or not! #JobAdviceSA

Hello All, It’s good to be back! I hope that all of you who took leave are well rested and ready for 2017 and all the challenges that a new year will bring us! For those of you who stayed...
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The Diary of a Jobseeker #HireTim

The Diary of a Jobseeker #HireTim

On Monday after our weekly chat I announced that I was in the job market actively seeking work starting next month, making it public through my Twitter account as well as @JobAdviceSA (using the hashtag #HireTim) and my updated LinkedIn...
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