Thursday, 16 August 2018

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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 some of the questions that have come through the community over the…

“A Day In The Life of A Job Seeker” #JobAdviceSA 21 Nov 2016

“Opportunity is not always at an opportune time.” – Diane Hendricks On today’s #JobAdviceSA we chat on A typical day in the life of a Job Seeker. We seek more input from all Job Seekers who attend to share with us how their typical day is like. In turn the…

What is the Future of Work? #JobAdviceSA 14/11

The world that we live in is changing very quickly with digital innovation and other global work trends affecting how we will work in the future, what skills will be needed and even if there will be jobs for young people still in school. The workers and jobseekers of South…

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 in the best possible way. Maybe this will come in…

Halloween Horrors for Jobseekers – #JobAdviceSA 31/10

Job seeking can be scary. From putting your CV together, to applying for jobs and not getting any response. Managing the stress of job seeking when you are unemployed, or going to interviews can also make you afraid, as can the thought that you will never get a job. So…

How to Position Yourself as a Job Seeker. #JobAdviceSA chat 24 Oct 16

How to Position Yourself as a Job Seeker OR should we be saying How to Position Yourself as a Person of Talent. Either way that is our topic for today’s #JobAdviceSA chat Starting at 16:00 we tackle each of the below questions at 15mins per question and wrapping up at…

You and your Personal Brand

Hello All, We hope that you are looking a forward to our #JobAdviceSA chat as we are today. Meet us at 16h00 on Twitter for outstanding and invaluable Job Seeking advice. Today we will be looking at your personal branding and the importance of it in the work place. It…

Mental Health Matters – #JobAdviceSA 10/10

Today on #JobAdviceSA we are going to be answering questions in regard to how mental health issues should be dealt with in the hiring process, employment and in taking care of yourself generally. World Mental Health Awareness Day is celebrated on the 10th October every year, and seeks to raise…

You Aced The Interview! – What now? #JobAdviceSA 3 Oct 2016

In the past few months a lot has been shared by the #JobAdviceSA community at large and some of the topics have been Searching & Applying for Jobs Online Getting ready to join the Job Market Interviews Do’s and Don’ts Getting to Grips with your CV Olympic Motivation for Job…

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 we do them. Hopefully today’s session will give you greater…