How to Prepare for an Interview #JobAdviceSA 06/07

How to Prepare for an Interview #JobAdviceSA 06/07

We all know that feeling… your phone starts ringing and your heart starts beating faster. You hesitate to answer as you’re not sure whether it will be good or bad news… You pluck up the courage just before the call...
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#ShiftGears on Youth Unemployment with @YouthCapitalSA #JobAdviceSA 15/06

#ShiftGears on Youth Unemployment with @YouthCapitalSA #JobAdviceSA 15/06

In the third of our series of chats during #YouthMonth, and in the week in which South Africa celebrates #YouthDay, we are very excited to welcome a special guest host to #JobAdviceSA chat. Youth Capital is a youth-led campaign with...
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Looking for Work as the Lockdown is Lifted #JobAdviceSA 01/06 #YouthMonth

Looking for Work as the Lockdown is Lifted #JobAdviceSA 01/06 #YouthMonth

Youth Month is celebrated in South Africa in June every year, with the highlight being Youth Day on 16th June. Youth Day commemorates the Soweto Uprising of 1976 by young South Africans of colour that became the turning point in...
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Researching Trends in Careers and Work – #JobAdviceSA 25/05

Researching Trends in Careers and Work – #JobAdviceSA 25/05

On this week’s #JobAdviceSA chat our regular expert contributor, Career Coach @EnnieChipembere, will be introducing us to Trends Research and explaining how it can help you in planning your career. Here are the questions that she and the #JobAdviceSA com...
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How to Prepare for a Video Interview – #JobAdviceSA 06/04

How to Prepare for a Video Interview – #JobAdviceSA 06/04

Since the outbreak of the Novel Coronavirus Covid-19, and following the start of the 21-day National Lockdown imposed by the Government, many companies have put recruitment on hold for all their open positions. However, as we discussed in our last...
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How to Map and Use Job Search Spaces #JobAdviceSA 23/03

How to Map and Use Job Search Spaces #JobAdviceSA 23/03

In the first #JobAdviceSA chat of 2020 our regular expert contributor, online Career Coach Ennie Chipembere, introduced us to the concept of using a Job Search Plan to focus and guide your job search strategy. One of the techniques that...
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Creating a Cracking CV with Career Coach @EnnieChipembere – #JobAdviceSA 02/03

Creating a Cracking CV with Career Coach @EnnieChipembere – #JobAdviceSA 02/03

Since the dawn of the 21st century more and more jobseekers have created online profiles on job websites and professional networking platforms like LinkedIn, but the humble CV document remains the most important tool to help you find a job....
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Negotiating Your Employment Contract with @EnnieChipembere – #JobAdviceSA 24/02

Negotiating Your Employment Contract with @EnnieChipembere – #JobAdviceSA 24/02

So you’ve passed the interview and been offered the job, now all you need to do is sign on the dotted line, right? Wrong. Your employment contract is a legally binding document, so you need to make sure that you...
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It’s Tough Being a JobSeeker #JobAdviceSA 17/02

It’s Tough Being a JobSeeker #JobAdviceSA 17/02

Being a jobseeker is hard work, and jobseeking in South Africa is harder than in most countries in the world given the high rate of unemployment, lack of access to opportunities and disruption caused by power cuts and transport issues....
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What’s Love Got to Do With It? #JobAdviceSA 10/02

What’s Love Got to Do With It? #JobAdviceSA 10/02

With this being the month of love, and with Valentine’s Day fast approaching, the topic for this week’s #JobAdviceSA chat is going to be the importance of love in your career and work.     So what has love got...
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