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3 careers to consider if you want to permanently WFH
3 careers to consider if you want to permanently WFHArticle

After the experiences of last year, many people returning to the office are reconsidering their priorities and vision for their future...

21 Apr 2021

2 main reasons almost half of SA's employees are considering a new job
2 main reasons almost half of SA's employees are considering a new jobArticle

Kaspersky's 'Securing the Future of Work' report has revealed that 44% of employees in South Africa are considering changing jobs the next 12-months...

25 Mar 2021

Introducing Africa's first cannabis academy: Q&A with Cheeba Cannabis Academy co-founder Trenton Birch
Introducing Africa's first cannabis academy: Q&A with Cheeba Cannabis Academy co-founder Trenton BirchArticle

One of the latest endeavours to emerge from South Africa's burgeoning cannabis industry is the launch of the Cheeba Cannabis Academy...

Ruth Cooper 2 Dec 2020

Considering a career change? How skill-stacking can help...
Considering a career change? How skill-stacking can help...Article

The Covid-19 lockdowns have caused many to evaluate their current path, including the direction they are taking career-wise. While these new insights might cause you to consider a career change, it is better to prepare adequately before moving on...

11 Nov 2020

Things to consider before making a career move during the pandemic...
Things to consider before making a career move during the pandemic...Article

Significant changes on the work front is one of the many knock-on effects of Covid-19. For many, a career change has been necessitated for a variety of reasons. Whatever the circumstances, the impact of a career change on one's life and finances should be carefully considered...

13 Oct 2020

Adapting to changing digital customer behaviour
Adapting to changing digital customer behaviourArticle

The time is right now for organisations to leverage changes in customer behaviour and preferences, and begin reassessing their digital strategy to realign misguided customer journeys...

Viresh Hargovan 27 Aug 2020

Beautique Academy offers free beauty courses during lockdown
Beautique Academy offers free beauty courses during lockdownArticle

Nominate yourself or somebody else to win a free skincare or laser foundation course from Beautique Academy...

8 May 2020

Learning for personal development
Learning for personal developmentArticle

Wits Plus offers selected undergraduate degrees as well as a wide range of short certificate courses. Evening classes make all qualifications accessible to working people and busy entrepreneurs...

Issued by Wits Plus 4 May 2020

Flexible working in the age of longevity
Flexible working in the age of longevityArticle

We're living for longer, which is impacting how we want to work, learn and live, and employers need to adapt to these changes...

18 Feb 2020

Find your niche, but don't stick to it
Find your niche, but don't stick to itArticle

"Figure out what you're good at and cultivate that one skill for the rest of your career," says almost everyone in our industry. Now, I don't disagree with this statement, but I don't really agree with it either...

Monique Vrey, Issued by Levergy 11 Dec 2019

6 reasons you should do a TEFL course
6 reasons you should do a TEFL courseArticle

Are you looking for an exciting career change that involves working with people? As a bonus, you'd like something that includes travel and the opportunity to save some money. Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL) allows you to do exactly this!...

Issued by Wits Language School 23 Oct 2019

Reimagining apprenticeships for the 21st Century
Reimagining apprenticeships for the 21st CenturyArticle

Apprenticeships first emerged in the later Middle Ages as a way to teach people the skills needed for a career. Today, you may need a COBOL programmer to learn how to be a cloud architect or a help desk service delivery specialist to become a cybersecurity analyst. These are career changes, not just reskilling efforts...

28 Jun 2019

Orange Digital Centre opening in Tunisia.
Orange launches digital centre in TunisiaArticle

Orange, a key player engaged in digital transformation in Africa and the Middle East, launches its first Orange Digital Centre in Tunisia...

29 Apr 2019

Orange Digital Centre launches in Tunisia
Orange Digital Centre launches in TunisiaArticle

Orange recently launched its Orange Digital Centre in Tunis, Tunisia, to provide wide-ranging support for startups, including training young people in coding and providing more direct guidance, as well as startup acceleration and investment in early-stage companies...

29 Apr 2019

#RecruitmentFocus: Thinking of making a career change? Make sure you plan for it financially
#RecruitmentFocus: Thinking of making a career change? Make sure you plan for it financiallyArticle

Change is never easy. This is especially true when you are considering a career change...

Fadlah Hendricks 28 Nov 2018

3 reasons to do your TESOL at Wits Language School
3 reasons to do your TESOL at Wits Language SchoolArticle

Are you looking for an exciting career change that involves working with people? As a bonus, you'd like something that includes travel and the opportunity to save some money?...

Issued by Wits Language School 7 Nov 2018

Giokos on the roof at CNN London.
#WomensMonth: "Focus on your talents and ignore the noise"Article

Eleni Giokos, CNN African correspondent, rounds out our Women's Month coverage by sharing her realisation that "career plus baby is doable", as well as some of the noise she's learned to ignore, like being told to cut her hair short as long hair isn't 'corporate' enough...

Leigh Andrews 28 Aug 2018

6 reasons you should do a TESOL course
6 reasons you should do a TESOL courseArticle

Are you looking for an exciting career change that involves working with people? As a bonus, you'd like something that includes travel and the opportunity to save some money. Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL) allows you to do exactly this...

Issued by Wits Language School 8 Aug 2018

Local tourism growth unlocks industry careers for students
Local tourism growth unlocks industry careers for studentsArticle

As South African and African tourism continues to rise, more students are opting for a career in the industry as opportunities grow...

1 Aug 2018

How consumer trends are transforming executive DNA
How consumer trends are transforming executive DNAArticle

Executive DNA is not immutable. Requirements shift. Profiles change. Business needs and economic conditions are obvious drivers, but societal factors, technology developments and the spirit of the times play a major role in how executives see themselves, their role and priorities...

Annelize van Rensburg 4 Jul 2018

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#YouthMonth: Do's and don'ts to consider for lifelong learningArticle

"The most valuable asset you'll ever have is your mind and what you put into it." - Brian Tracy. Lifelong learning is just that - constantly investing in your mind and therefore, your life. This #YouthMonth, I share my take on the importance of lifelong learning and why it's critical to future success...

Leigh Andrews 20 Jun 2018

Hendrik Jansen van Nieuwenhuizen
Chef Hennie Jansen van Nieuwenhuizen named winner of SAB2's ProefessioneelArticle

Hennie Jansen van Nieuwenhuizen has been awarded top honours in the SABC2 competition, Proefessioneel, defeating 19 other competitors, securing a position at Eight Restaurant at Spier...

20 Oct 2017

Lorna Scott adds female fynbos flair to SA's gin segment
Lorna Scott adds female fynbos flair to SA's gin segmentArticle

Lorna Scott, a driving force behind South Africa's craft gin revolution, never had any experience in the liquor industry when she launched Inverroche Gin...

14 Aug 2017

Native VML software engineer Phillipa Hickman and copywriter Karmen Wessels, on this year's Loeries digital crafts judging panel.
#Loeries2017: Native VML's #LadiesofLoeries admire the women that hustleArticle

Native VML software engineer Phillipa Hickman and copywriter Karmen Wessels, digital crafts judges for this year's Loeries, share the need for women to have an equal say in order to produce fully thought-through work...

Leigh Andrews 10 Aug 2017

Shazia Essa is purposefully passionate about property
Shazia Essa is purposefully passionate about propertyArticle

Shazia Essa stepped onto the real estate scene about 10 years ago...

Sindy Peters 3 Aug 2017

Rustic Homes changes ownership
Rustic Homes changes ownershipArticle

Rustic Homes, a player in the timber home design and construction market in South Africa, has recently undergone a change of ownership...

28 Jun 2017

Boris Dzhingarov
Three secrets of the best executive networkersArticle

Next time you're getting ready to go to a conference where you know there will be big names wandering the floor, or before you to go a networking mixer (especially if they publish a list of attendees), take the time to know who to target, and what to say...

Boris Dzhingarov, Issued by Monetary Library 27 Jun 2017

Information technology - SA's most wanted skill set
Information technology - SA's most wanted skill setArticle

The IT industry seems to have become quite the labour market gem with a strong demand for skills and only a handful of candidates that meet the requirements...

Issued by CareerJunction 30 Mar 2017

How to successfully navigate a career change
How to successfully navigate a career changeArticle

Considering the pace of digital transformation and how it is making some roles obsolete, the prospect of a career transition is becoming a reality that many people need to consider...

29 Mar 2017

#DesignMonth: Love local, love sustainable, Love Milo
#DesignMonth: Love local, love sustainable, Love MiloArticle

As we slowly wise up to the negative effects our growing consumerism has on the environment, it could be argued that the most progressive design is that which is sustainable...

Lauren Hartzenberg 21 Feb 2017

How to stay on track when changing jobs
How to stay on track when changing jobsArticle

As the end of 2016 creeps closer, the idea of a fresh career start in 2017 is appealing to many...

10 Nov 2016

GSB to host first all-women MBA Recruitment Breakfast in celebration of Women's Month
GSB to host first all-women MBA Recruitment Breakfast in celebration of Women's MonthArticle

This Women's Month, the GSB is inviting MBA aspirants to network with and gain meaningful insight from a dynamic all-women panel of GSB MBA alumni...

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 12 Aug 2016

#YouthMonth: Water is everyone's business - Dean Muruven
#YouthMonth: Water is everyone's business - Dean MuruvenArticle

Dean Muruven does important work in the environmental sector striving to ensure a water secure future for all South Africans...

Sindy Peters 20 Jun 2016

Salary survey for junior/mid-level employees puts engineers at top
Salary survey for junior/mid-level employees puts engineers at topArticle

Job Mail's first annual Salary Survey reflects the average monthly salary a junior to mid-level employee can expect to earn in 2016, from an administrative role all the way through to an engineer...

12 Jan 2016

Making a good impression during job hunting
Making a good impression during job huntingArticle

Matriculants, graduates and employees looking to update their CVs and apply for jobs in the new year can benefit from tips on how to improve their chances...

30 Nov 2015

Here Are All The Black People takes place in September
Here Are All The Black People takes place in SeptemberArticle

The sixth annual 'Here Are All The Black People' annual event takes place on Tuesday, 29 September 2015.

3 Aug 2015

The January job rush: Tips on how to stand out
The January job rush: Tips on how to stand outArticle

January is the busiest time of year for job hunting...

20 Jan 2015

Do the groundwork now to make a career move in the new year
Do the groundwork now to make a career move in the new yearArticle

As the year draws to a close many people are assessing their careers and are considering making a career move in the new year...

18 Dec 2014

Louise Burgers
Millennials are moving the marketArticle

Is it fair to say that marketers and brands don't understand the youth market and need to work a lot harder to collaborate on the right content? Or...

Louise Marsland 22 Aug 2014

HAATBP - you're invitedInBrief

30 Jul 2014

Student Expo 2014 calls students and parents
Student Expo 2014 calls students and parentsArticle

If you missed the Johannesburg Nicolway Bryanston Expo, you're in luck because the Student Expo 2014 still has three more this year, another of which will also be held in Jo'burg.

18 Jun 2014

Cari Coetzee
Desirable online shopping, Q&A with Erato founderArticle

Over the past couple of years, the e-commerce industry has taken off at warp speed. Starting an online retail website has become easier and easier, but successfully creating and running an entire brand, not so much. I caught up with Erato's founder, Julie Anderson, to find out the secrets to her success.

Cari Van Wyk 29 May 2014

Bongani Mahlangu
Communications - is it [just] a nice-to-have?Article

A while back I had a very interesting discussion about the recognition, or lack thereof, accorded the communications function in organisations.

Bongani Mahlangu 31 Mar 2014

[BizCareers] Career U-turn
[BizCareers] Career U-turnArticle

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.

Juliette Attwell 24 Mar 2014

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