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
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
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
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
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
Microsoft Kenya has appointed Kunle Awosika as its new country manager, to steer the business to the next phase of expansion as Microsoft's global focus shifts to devices and services.
3 Oct 2013 08:51
This week we focus on effective ways of finding employment, social media is an incredible tool that should be used significantly in your search for a new job. Here are a few suggestions.
By Juliette Attwell 19 Aug 2013 07:43
Today's issues are really about dealing with very uncomfortable conversations that we've all probably had to have in our work careers. Here are some hints on how to tackle resigning and asking for an increase. Hope they help! I don't want to burn bridges.
By Juliette Attwell 2 Aug 2013 11:30
Google has become the definitive source for web search, handling 65.2% of all searches worldwide - more than four times the number of pages indexed by runners-up Yahoo! and Bing combined. In 2006, the Merriam-Webster Collegiate Dictionary even included the word "Google," as a new transitive verb as in, let's "google it."
By Matthew Gray 23 Jul 2013 10:02
Dr. Judith Rodin, president of The Rockefeller Foundation, on Monday, 13 May 2013, launched a new foundation initiative that will focus on Africa's youth and employment, Digital Jobs Africa.
14 May 2013 11:02
A serious dichotomy is haunting the global economy with millions of unemployed people but also millions of positions which can't be filled due to a lack of suitable skills. Hence a few prevalent truths and trends have become apparent when observing the global employment landscape...
By Francois van Dyk, Issued by Ornico 18 Nov 2013 10:41
One Africa Media (OAM), previously named Private Property Holdings, has secured a US$25-million round of investment from Australian-listed jobs portal SEEK, for the expansion of its operations across Africa.
Issued by Private Property 28 Jun 2013 13:25
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