Chatting Call Centre Careers with @SurenOUTsurance #JobAdviceSA 17/10

Chatting Call Centre Careers with @SurenOUTsurance #JobAdviceSA 17/10

Our special guest for the next #JobAdviceSA chat needs no introduction, but I am going to give him one anyway. The company that he works for pioneered the concept of giving money back to customers for staying claim-free, otherwise known...
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How To Choose The Right Career For You #JobAdviceSA 03/09

How To Choose The Right Career For You #JobAdviceSA 03/09

When you have just left school or varsity and do not have an industry-specific qualification it is very hard to decide which career you would like to pursue, as well as choosing the types of roles where you will have...
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The natural path of finding a job

The natural path of finding a job

The process of finding the right job is a full-time job, but it doesn’t need to be so stressful. Where does one even begin? For this #JobAdviceSA Chat, we’ll be giving advice on some of the steps to make this...
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Equality & Respect for Women in Recruitment & Employment this #WomensMonth #JobAdviceSA 06/08

Equality & Respect for Women in Recruitment & Employment this #WomensMonth #JobAdviceSA 06/08

With August being Women’s Month in South Africa, and National Women’s Day being celebrated on 9th August, we have decided to dedicate Monday 6th August’s #JobAdviceSA chat to encouraging equality and respect for women when they are looking fo...
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All about interviews & job search

All about interviews & job search

Q1: How should you describe yourself in an interview? Q2: How can you manage job search frustration and remain positive with negative outcomes? Q3: What qualities will make you stand out in an interview? Q4: Always have questions ready for...
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#JobAdviceSA | Matric, Fake Jobs, Social Presence and Interviews

#JobAdviceSA | Matric, Fake Jobs, Social Presence and Interviews

The #JobAdviceSA questions for the 14th May is around topics that have come up in conversation* over the last few months – *either my own or whilst eavesdropping. So here goes. Q1: How can one obtain a matric certificate as...
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Do You Know What Job You Are Applying For? #JobAdviceSA 07/05

Do You Know What Job You Are Applying For? #JobAdviceSA 07/05

Last week I stumbled across a Twitter hashtag called #BadStockPhotosOfMyJob which was inspired by the hilariously inaccurate stock photos that a Professor at the University of California found online when she was searching for realistic photos of scientists &#...
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A bit of everything

A bit of everything

For the #JobAdviceSA chat of the 9th April 2018, we decided to ask the community if they had any questions. So here you go. Q1: How do you answer this interview question: “What won’t you miss about your previous job?...
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It’s all about LinkedIn

It’s all about LinkedIn

12th March 2018’s #JobAdviceSA theme is LinkedIn. Having a LinkedIn profile isn’t enough. We’d like to share with you a few tips on how to utilize LinkedIn as a job seeker and make the most of its functionality. Questions: Q1:...
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Job Search – Do it right

Job Search – Do it right

Searching for jobs can be a daunting and long process, but if done right, you’ll reap the rewards. We’re covering a few things here that’ll get you started. Follow #JobAdviceSA between 4pm – 5pm SAST on Monday 5th February 2018....
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