Programme for Infrastructure Development in Africa (PIDA) Week 2016, calls for accelerated job creation through infrastructure development for Africa's transformation...
5 Dec 2016
A new study by the Top Employers Institute shows that employees in Africa are increasingly being rewarded with non-financial benefits in addition to traditional salary packages...
Top Employers Institute 15 Feb 2016
The introduction of a Top Employers Global Certification programme is a logical next step in view of the global trend in harmonisation of employee conditions...
Top Employers Institute 23 Mar 2015
New PwC survey dispels myths about women and work...
5 Mar 2015
In this week's BizCareers column, Juliette Attwell answers questions related to contract and discrimination issues...
Juliette Attwell 3 Nov 2014
Africa's 10 Top Employers have been announced by the Top Employers Institute in recognition of the world-class growth and development conditions they create for employees...
Top Employers Institute 15 Oct 2014
In this week's BizCareers column, we look at how mixed experience can help rather than hinder your career, as well as the difference between a cover letter and a motivational letter.
Juliette Attwell 2 Jun 2014
This week we look at striking a balance between enthusiasm and professionalism during an interview, and how to respond when asked about your salary expectations.
Juliette Attwell 29 Apr 2014
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
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.
Juliette Attwell 20 Jan 2014
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.
Juliette Attwell 17 Dec 2013
The Voluntary Media Council of Zimbabwe (VMCZ) launched the Gender, Media and Ethics and Professionalism Report to coincide with the end of the 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Based Violence last week.
Simba Nembaware 17 Dec 2013
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.
Juliette Attwell 2 Dec 2013
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.
Juliette Attwell 25 Nov 2013
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...
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.
Juliette Attwell 18 Nov 2013