Eye contact is one of the most important interview techniques to master. You can verbally tell the interviewer absolutely everything they want to hear, but your eyes can subconsciously tell a completely different story.
By Matt Harris 2 Dec 2013 13:49
The Presidency has announced that Thembekile Kimi Makwetu has been appointed Auditor General with effect from 1 December 2013.
2 Dec 2013 09:54
Make it a happy holiday: in this week's BizCareers Column, your leave woes are answered and we advise on how to face those December resignation blues - will you lose your bonus or not.
By Juliette Attwell 2 Dec 2013 09:53
Findings compiled from multiple sources, including CNN and The Wall Street Journal, indicate that 80% of vacancies are not advertised online, in print or anywhere else. This highlights the risks of simply relying on finding and responding to job advertisements as a one-dimensional job-hunting strategy.
28 Nov 2013 06:19
In the digital world, the old management adage "you can't manage what you don't measure" has taken on new meaning. Staying on top of the numbers in a social recruitment campaign is crucial to achieve the best results.
By Matthew Gray 27 Nov 2013 10:50
The chief operating officer position at the SABC may be advertised soon, Communications Minister Yunus Carrim said yesterday.
26 Nov 2013 10:09
This week we advise on how to cover your bases with hints on writing a good cover letter and what to do with your glowing references.
By Juliette Attwell 25 Nov 2013 06:30
I always thought that you were either creative or not. I also felt that I had an uncanny ability to determine whether an applicant would be a good planner or not. Either you had it or you didn't. Boy was I wrong.
By Sid Peimer 22 Nov 2013 06:40
Activity in the manufacturing sector continued to improve, as suggested by the 1.7-point increase in the seasonally adjusted Kagiso purchasing managers index (PMI) in November‚ to 52.4.
4 Dec 2013 06:12
In a landmark case on affirmative action‚ the Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA) struck down the use of racial quotas in determining job appointments‚ finding that it was unfair to attempt to achieve employment equity through the rigid application of a numerical formula.
By Carol Paton 2 Dec 2013 06:39
Recruitment agency Kelly Group's turnaround strategy had yielded benefits‚ with the company reporting headline profits of 9c per share for the year to September after a headline loss of 25.9c a share last year.
28 Nov 2013 06:45
Communications Minister Yunus Carrim said yesterday that by Friday this week the fate of senior management at the SABC would be clearer.
27 Nov 2013 10:22
New developments in technology mean that many employees no longer work in the office and are no longer in face-to-face contact with their managers and colleagues.
26 Nov 2013 09:55
The government wants to create 7.5m work opportunities between 2014/15 and 2018/19 under Phase Three of its Expanded Public Works Programme, which was approved at a Cabinet meeting this week.
By Linda Ensor 22 Nov 2013 11:40
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