Not sure whether or not to include a photo of yourself on your CV? What's the minimum amount of time you should stay at a company to avoid looking like a job-hopper? We answer both these questions this week.
By Juliette Attwell 10 Dec 2013 09:36
I chatted to Homecoming Revolution founder and CEO, Angel Jones and newly appointed managing partner, Bruce Mubayiwa to find out more about his new role as well as where the company is heading.
By Ilse van den Berg 9 Dec 2013 12:58
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
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
Initiative, integrity and sincerity - three traits that will help you in your career! This week we use these characteristics to solve the dilemmas of making yourself more marketable and resigning.
By Juliette Attwell 18 Nov 2013 06:44
Selling yourself is probably the most important skill you'll ever learn. This week, we take a look at how it will benefit your career, as well as opportunities in digital media.
By Juliette Attwell 11 Nov 2013 14:04
A question I've asked myself personally - the Society team started as two people in 2011, it's now 12, so we ask this in one way or another pretty regularly. This is also a question clients wanting to build their own teams have regularly asked us.
By Daniel Pinch 5 Nov 2013 05:50
It's easy to be tempted by what lies beyond your current jobs walls, but is the grass really greener on the other side?
By Juliette Attwell 4 Nov 2013 09:51
Should I stay or should I go? We weigh up what looks good on a CV vs career fulfillment, as well as finding career options for a budding psychometrist.
By Juliette Attwell 28 Oct 2013 10:32
It takes more than a good salary to attract and retain Generation Y employees, who expect to be promoted quickly, are already thinking ahead to retirement and want work-life balance and plenty of training opportunities.
23 Oct 2013 09:09
Degree, tick. Work, not so much - the December slump - when is the best time of year to start looking for work? Work, tick. Degree, not so much - we take a look at institutions at which to study HR.
By Juliette Attwell 21 Oct 2013 08:53
30 days or calendar month? What does it mean and what are the implications? This week we answer just that, as well as find out a bit more about how to get into the human resources industry.
By Juliette Attwell 14 Oct 2013 10:27
Here are some well-known and visionary South African inventors and entrepreneurs, whose pioneering work has received international recognition, and contributed to many improvements in our world.
9 Oct 2013 06:44
I am often asked how long I think is appropriate to remain in a job and what looks good or bad on your CV. This week we answer a snippet of that question as well as giving another reader some advice on a few good design schools to look at.
By Juliette Attwell 7 Oct 2013 10:51
While challenges abound for any company extending its reach into Africa, The Top Employers Africa 2014 Certification Programme shows that HR plays a vital role in bridging gaps and ensuring that both business and employee needs are met.
Issued by Top Employers Institute 26 Sep 2013 10:02
This week, these three factors battle it out in a bid to win the career war. Is experience more important that education? Is salary more important than gaining experience? We have a look at both of these questions below.
By Juliette Attwell 25 Sep 2013 06:00
Social media and the proliferation of smart devices are sweeping in a new era in HR management, offering businesses an opportunity to engage with the market.
By James McKerrell 5 Dec 2013 14:36
It is important to develop a concern for pronunciation, especially if English is not your first language. Second language speakers must recognise that poor, unintelligible speech will make their attempts at conversing frustrating and unpleasant both for themselves and for their listeners.
15 Nov 2013 10:47
A Bizcommunity Press Office has become the obvious means by which to constructively steer what you want people to know, think and perceive about your company in the public realm.
Issued by Bizcommunity.com 11 Sep 2013 12:53
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