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How to get in gear for your first job search

Your first job search after graduation can be both exciting and terrifying, particularly in South Africa where many qualified people compete for a limited number of vacancies. But the experience can be made much more rewarding, and the chances of success greater, by following a few simple guidelines, an education expert says. “You have to […]

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What Potential Employees Notice in an Interview

Going for an interview is scary and exciting, and not to mention absolutely nerve-wracking. You often don’t know what to do with your hands while speaking or have a nervous tic that you are unaware of. However, if you are going for interviews for jobs in the Western Cape, there are some things to take […]

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Suit Up for Success: What to Wear to a Job Interview

So, you have sent out your CV and have finally been called in for an interview. You’re excited and nervous, spending hours looking up common interview questions for your industry. But, there is one important aspect that can often go overlooked until the day: what to wear to a job interview. You may have to […]

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Know the Difference Between a Learnership, Apprenticeship and Internship

When you leave high school, you may or may not go into a tertiary education institution of sorts, or you may go straight to work and gain some experience. You may even decide to do both: work and study. In either situation, gaining work experience (as you will find out when trying to apply for […]

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Finance Student Jobs

Simple Ways for Students to Make Money

For students studying in South Africa, the total expenses for enrolling in a university can be overwhelming and even unaffordable. On average, the cost of university in South Africa can range between R17,630 at North-West University and R54,500 at Rhodes University. Not only are there tuition fees to cover, but there are also expenses related […]

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Career guidance Student Jobs

Students now playing their way to a top job as gaming sector takes off in SA

An exciting new career sector – gaming – has been quietly growing in the country in the past few years, and has now taken off with gusto as heavyweight degree courses come onto the market to provide professionals for the industry. While in the past gamers were mostly dismissively considered to be idling away their […]

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Student Jobs

Make your CV less cookie cutter and you more employable

The job market has become such a competitive environment that many new graduates are unemployed even though they have the right qualifications and a comprehensive skillset. Being qualified and being employable are two separate things though in today’s economy. No matter your degree or qualification you would do well to brush up on your ‘other’ […]

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