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New AMASA committee ready for ALP applications

The newly appointed AMASA board, committee and chair of the Johannesburg Chapter have announced that they are ready for applications for the ten places available on the AMASA Learnership Programme for careers in the media and advertising world.

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This week we cover good questions to ask during an interview, how to avoid falling into the trap of job spec misrepresentation, and how to follow up after an interview.

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It is the time to honour, recognise and appreciate all South African working class

In commemorating workers' month, Community Divine Connection, in conjunction with BMK Advanced Corporate Training, is hosting the Workers Recognition and Appreciation Ceremony on 4 May at the Coca-Cola Dome in Johannesburg.

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[BizCareers] The job application rut

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By Juliette Attwell 14 Apr 2014 06:52

What does a good boss look like?

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By Chemory Gunko 11 Apr 2014 05:20

[BizCareers] How to take the next step

This week we look at some ideas on how to gain experience as well as making an impact with your cover letter.

By Juliette Attwell 8 Apr 2014 08:53

No Warras... he's got another job

As YFM closed the door on DJ Warras, 5FM opened it for him, but YFM's DJ Voster also got the chop.

31 Mar 2014 10:51

My Coach, life coaching web portal launches in SA

Individuals and businesses now have access to thousands of coaching resources through my-coach-online.com - an innovative coaching web portal.

27 Mar 2014 16:08

Why are we using outdated weapons in the war for talent?

Those responsible for getting and keeping talent in business often despair, wondering where we will find the skills needed to do technically or creatively great work. Despite our digitally enhanced world it sometimes seems as though our recruitment tactics haven't evolved much from the "Help required - enquire within" poster.

By Vanessa Gibb, Issued by NATIVE VML 26 Mar 2014 11:32

[BizCareers] Career U-turn

This week we look at how to make a complete change in your career direction for the better, and notice period obligations without the signing of an employment contract.

By Juliette Attwell 24 Mar 2014 09:48

[BizCareers] What am I doing wrong?

This week we help a jobseeker improve his jobseeking abilities with advice on the application process, job portals to look at, and the interview stage.

By Juliette Attwell 10 Mar 2014 09:49

SA's biggest online job portal launches new, improved recruitment site

Careers24, one of South Africa's leading online recruitment portals recently hit record highs in terms of user engagement reaching over 1.2 million monthly visitors to the site in January 2014 - a year on year growth of 113%, which puts it squarely at the top of the job portal pile.

Issued by Careers24 3 Mar 2014 13:49

Jobs site for people who don't care about nine to five relaunched

If you're the kind of person who cares more about what kind of office you work in than set office hours or medical aid, it hardly makes sense for you to be looking for your next employer on a traditional jobs board or in a newspaper.

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[BizCareers] Unpaid dogsbody - it's never OK!

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

How to wave a graceful goodbye

Resigning is never easy for either the employer or employee. Although it may sometimes come as a relief to be leaving behind that dragon of a boss or to be saying goodbye to the "problem child" employee; it will always bring certain emotions to the surface that one would much rather have kept away.

Issued by RecruitGroup 28 Feb 2014 09:54

Design job creation success in Klein Karoo

In a joint effort by craft and design entrepreneur, AVOOVA, the Jobs Fund (National Treasury) and the Cape Craft & Design Institute, 50 sustainable jobs have been created in the Klein Karoo town of Prince Albert.

25 Feb 2014 15:00

[BizCareers] Asking the right questions

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

[BizCareers] Standing up and standing out

This week we advise on how to set yourself apart from the rest.

By Juliette Attwell 18 Feb 2014 09:35

Why South Africa needs chief content officers

Within some of the most powerful media groups in SA, often there are many business units. Each of these units is mandated to drive creativity and innovation into their markets by telling the stories of their clients to the audiences that consume them.

By Travis Bussiahn 17 Feb 2014 09:15

Slouching towards Auckland Park

"The senior management at the SABC couldn't even be bothered to do the numeracy test that was required for a proper skills assessment. The entire senior management of the SABC is in a dire, dire state." Marian Shinn, Parliament 4 February 2005

By Ed Herbst 10 Feb 2014 08:08

Landing a job in digital in 2014

So you want to launch yourself into a career in digital this year... so how are you going to do it, and what do you need to achieve your ambition?

7 Feb 2014 15:06

Working together in 2014

It's a bit daunting thinking about all of the work that needs be done and it's only February! Well, rest assured you are not the only one tackling that mountain.

Issued by RecruitGroup 5 Feb 2014 12:53

Marketing Manager - Savanna

A career at Distell is truly a one-of-a-kind experience. It's more than working for a truly South African alcoholic beverage leader; it's an opportunity to be a Brandcrafter.

Issued by Nicolene Di Bartolo 5 Feb 2014 09:15

[BizCareers] The purpose of cover letters, photos in your CV

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

[2014 trends] 12 broad (but cherry-picked) trends

Our selection of trends is broad - but cherry-picked - to give you a sense of what the trends are, across a wide variety of industries.

By Dion Chang and Raleen Bagg 29 Jan 2014 09:26

Unlocking the power of processes and systems

South African enterprises that want to drive better operational performance from their investments into new IT systems and business processes, must focus heavily on providing their people with the context, insights, thinking and skills they need to make the most of the tools they have to do their jobs.

By Lyndsey Moorhouse 27 Jan 2014 14:30

[BizCareers] Put thought into interview responses

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

[2014 trends] Marketing for advertising

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

[2014 trends] Significant trends in employee engagement

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

Mapping your employee's touch points

Companies spend an enormous amount of money mapping out customer touch points but why is the same approach not applied to employees?

By Jurgen Vogt 21 Jan 2014 09:07

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