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#JobAdviceSA | How to Answer Tough Interview Questions

Today’s #JobAdviceSA theme is ‘How to Answer Tough Interview Questions’ and here are the questions for Monday 16th July. We know that these questions pop up far too often and we will be discussing the best way to answer them. What is a Case Study interview and how should you prepare…

“What makes You a Great/Poor Candidate” – 02 July 2018 #JobAdviceSA

Join The #JobAdviceSA team at 16:00 – 17:00 Monday 02 July 2018 on Twitter and Facebook as they share tips and advice on your most burning questions as a Job Seeker. Today’s topic is on “What makes You a Great/Poor Candidate” The Team will be answering the following questions… The…

JobAdviceSA Mental Health in the Workplace

Mental health in the workplace

The #JobAdviceSA theme is ‘Mental health in the workplace’ and questions for the 25th June are provided by Omega Bronkhorst. She is a Clinical Psychologist who specialises in short and long-term psychotherapy to children, adolescents & adults and conducts workshops to businesses around mental health in the workplace. Find out more…

#JobAdviceSA | How to write the best CV EVER!

Hello all you wonderful people of our #JobAdviceSA Community, I have noticed that there have been several people asking for assistance with their CVs of late. I have also noticed that the quality of CVs, in general, has deteriorated. We need to sort this out QUICKLY so today’s chat is…

A Chat With Harambee Youth Employment Accelerator #JobAdviceSA 11/06

We are delighted to announce that our guest on the next #JobAdviceSA chat is Harambee Youth Employment Accelerator (@Harambee4Work)! In case you have not heard of Harambee here is a brief intro: What is Harambee? Harambee is a youth employment accelerator that has helped over 50,000 young South Africans find…

How do you answer the following interview questions?

The #JobAdviceSA questions for the 4th June is provided by Jane Moors who is a facilitator, consultant and coach at Outerbox Thinking. These questions were inspired by her experience of what to ask / not to ask applicants when training Competency Based Interview skills. How do you answer the following…

Social Media and Job Search. #JobAdviceSA 28 May 2018

Join The #JobAdviceSA team at 16:00 – 17:00 Monday 28 May 2018 on Twitter and Facebook as they share tips and advice on your most burning questions as a Job Seeker. Today’s topic is on “Social Media and Job Searching” The Team will be answering the following questions… The Questions…

#JobAdviceSA | Ques inspired by the #APSO2018 Conference

Hello All! Welsey and myself were lucky enough to attend the Annual APSO Conference yesterday in Sandton. We learnt lots and got to network with some of the Leaders in the South African Recruitment World. Our questions are inspired by the discussions we had with fellow Recruiters, Head Hunters and…

14-May #JobAdviceSA

#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 an adult? Q2: How does one prevent getting scammed through…

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 – Stock photos of scientists reveal that science is mostly about staring…