Job Advice for our future IT Gurus…. #JobAdviceSA

Job Advice for our future IT Gurus…. #JobAdviceSA

I was fortunate to present at an event this past weekend at Microsoft South Africa in Johannesburg. I presented on IT jobs and the salaries connected to these positions. I was asked a lot of questions from the audience, so...
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Getting to grips with your CV #Tips&Tricks #CV

Getting to grips with your CV #Tips&Tricks #CV

We have been running #JobAdviceSA for almost 4 months now and I still sense that there is a lot of uncertainty around CVs and their content. As a Manager of a Recruitment Agency I can screen up to 50 CVs a day....
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Agencies are not the Enemy

Agencies are not the Enemy

We have been running #JobAdviceSA for almost 3 months now and I have picked up a lot of negativity towards Recruitment Agents and Agencies. As a Manager of an agency I find this hard to believe as i always encourage my...
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Getting ready to join the Job Market

Getting ready to join the Job Market

Greetings All! I hope you are all well and looking forward to tomorrow’s #JobAdviceSA Chat. Here are the questions we will be covering on Monday, 4th July @ 16h00 How would you go about making sure your Social Media footprint...
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What is #JobAdviceSA and why do we give of our time to host it?

What is #JobAdviceSA and why do we give of our time to host it?

Some of you may be familiar with our weekly Twitter Chat which we run on #JobAdviceSA. If you are not, here is some information about myself and my co-hosts, Wesley Madziva and Tim Barry. I will also give you some...
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#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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Job Advice for our Youths 13/06 @ 16h00 #JobAdviceSA

Job Advice for our Youths 13/06 @ 16h00 #JobAdviceSA

Hello All, We are looking forward to this week’s #JobAdviceSA chat. Please join us on Monday at 16h00 on Twitter. This week’s questions have a ‘Youth’ theme to coincide with our Public Holiday: What are the best subjects to take...
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6 June 2016 #JobAdviceSA #2 Questions

6 June 2016 #JobAdviceSA #2 Questions

The Time is Every Monday 16:00 – 17:00 | The Event is #JobAdviceSA | #JobAdviceSA – Connecting Jobseekers and Recruiters via Twitter Structure – Four questions every 15min after the hour. Don’t jump to next question before time. What in...
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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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