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 their questions....
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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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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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A Bit of This & A Bit of That #JobAdviceSA

A Bit of This & A Bit of That #JobAdviceSA

Hello All, Welcome to this week’s #JobAdviceSA Chat! My handsome co-hosts – Tim Barry (@timjbarry) and Wesley Madziva (@weszmadz) and myself – Vanessa Raath (@van_raath) will be assisting Job Seekers, young and old! Today we will be answering...
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How to exit your current job gracefully

How to exit your current job gracefully

We are looking forward to this week’s #JobAdviceSA chat – join us at 16h00 on Twitter and join our wonderful community of Job Seekers. This week we will be looking at how you should go about exiting your current company...
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Background checks and why we HAVE to do them

Background checks and why we HAVE to do them

We have had a few questions pop up recently during out #JobAdviceSA sessions about Background Checks. I get the feeling that there are a lot of people out there who are sceptical of these checks and wonder why on earth...
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How Can Job Hunting Be Improved? #JobAdviceSA 29/08

How Can Job Hunting Be Improved? #JobAdviceSA 29/08

Being a jobseeker in South Africa today is not easy. Jobs are hard to find, complicated to apply for and, even if you are invited to an interview, the way it is handled and what happens afterwards can leave you...
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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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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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How to conduct research on a prospective employer

How to conduct research on a prospective employer

Well done to you! You have just been shortlisted for an interview at a prestigious global organisation. This really is that ‘dream job’ that you have always wanted and you want to make sure that you ace the first interview....
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