4 Learnership Tips For The Introvert

Introverts are naturally shy, preferring to keep to themselves or a select group of people rather than being surrounded by a larger group that they may not know as well. Being placed in an environment in which they are forced to look beyond their discomfort in order to get their job done can be a […] Read more »

Interview Mistakes That Could Cost You The Job – Part 1

You’ve landed a job interview… congrats! That’s a big step, as getting your foot in the door can be a real challenge. But, the hard part is not over yet. The hardest part of this process if proving that human resources made the right decision when they chose you as one of the select few to be taken to […] Read more »

32 Quick & Dirty Career Facts & Tips

Sometimes lengthy articles are a pain in the butt to get through when all you want is some quick advice. There’s a lot that goes into finding a job and ultimately creating a successful career: writing your resume and cover letter, finding opportunities, applying, interviewing and landing the job. So, we’ve decided to compile a […] Read more »

6 Social Media Mistakes That Could Hurt Your Career

Social media is becoming increasingly prevalent in the average individual’s life. Think about how often you check your phone throughout the day. It’s become mechanical, in a way. We check so much that we don’t even realize just how much time we spend with our mobile device in hand and our thumbs scrolling lazily through […] Read more »

8 Reasons Why You Should Work A Learnership Abroad

So, you know you need to work at least one learnership before diving into the deep end post-graduation, but have you ever thought about fulfilling one abroad? Many university students struggle to find a proper learnership, given how competitive it can be to get hired. They often get discouraged when they don’t get called in […] Read more »

10 Things Every Grad Should Know About Post-University Work

So, you just graduated from university – or graduation is right around the corner – and you are preparing yourself for your grand entrance into professional life. You’ve done your due diligence by working learnerships, involving yourself in extracurriculars, and getting good grades over the course of your undergraduate career, and you’ve either got a […] Read more »

Ace Your Phone Interview With These Tips & Tricks

Interviews are challenging. How do you convince someone to hire you for a job? That you’re the best candidate they’ve got? How do you maintain your composure while presenting your best self? Well, hate to break it to you but, phone interviews are an entirely different beast. How do you convince someone of these things […] Read more »

How To Make The Best of a Bad Learnership

Not every learnership is created equal. Some students are fortunate enough to land a gig where they not only get to function as an active member of the team but walk away with a potential job opportunity. Others commit to a learnership that somehow ends up being a far cry from what they signed up […] Read more »