This week we look at quite a personal situation, as well as the work options for a Bcom graduate.
By Juliette Attwell 3 Mar 2014 08:00
This week we have a look at what you should be asking in an interview as well as addressing the age old debate of experience vs. qualification.
By Juliette Attwell 24 Feb 2014 11:07
This week we advise on how to set yourself apart from the rest.
By Juliette Attwell 18 Feb 2014 09:35
After SEACOM CEO Mark Simpson's decision to step down, the company has announced that its original founder and CEO, Brian Herlihy, will be assuming a leadership role at SEACOM.
14 Feb 2014 09:00
When applying for a job, the jobseeker may be asked to attach various documents along with their CV. This week we discuss the purpose of a motivational letter as well as why some employers asks for a photo.
By Juliette Attwell 4 Feb 2014 13:01
While many African economies have registered impressive economic growth in recent years, poverty levels across the region have not fallen as much as expected and young people looking for better-paying work have been at a great disadvantage.
29 Jan 2014 08:30
During an interview, more often than not, you will be asked to tell them a little bit about yourself. Rather than go for the generic responses, get them to see you as an innovative candidate.
By Juliette Attwell 27 Jan 2014 11:14
There seems to be a growing shift towards advertising marketing managers within the South African advertising industry. This trends piece looks at the top three forward-looking ideas affecting the industry.
By Tarryn Pitchers 27 Jan 2014 08:45
In its latest survey, global workplace provider, Regus, has found that business people across Africa reveal flexible working is often the make-or-break of job offers.
24 Jan 2014 09:54
2013 saw some definite shifts which give indications for 2014 - some necessitated by economics, others by the changing world of technology. There are some clear and significant trends that are being seen in the employee engagement world.
By Michelle Caldeira 24 Jan 2014 07:31
This week we tackle how to handle interviews - before-hand preparation, selling yourself well, and dressing for success, as well as how to approach your first day at a new company.
By Juliette Attwell 20 Jan 2014 11:26
Unemployment, independent of any other factor, threatens to derail the economic promise that Africa deserves. It's a time bomb with no geographical boundaries...
By Tony O. Elumelu 13 Jan 2014 11:41
Many people would like to know whether January is a good time to look for a new job, we tackle this below as well as clarify what constitutes valid reasons for leaving your present job.
By Juliette Attwell 13 Jan 2014 08:12
As 2013 draws to a close, there seems to be a general sigh of relief as a year filled with emotional ups and downs comes to a close.
By Juliette Attwell 17 Dec 2013 09:48
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