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Traditionally the term 'job' referred to a paid position of regular employment. A worker would perform certain duties for an employer at a specified time and would receive monetary reward for their service. The idea of the 9 to 5 job has since been transformed to incorporate elements such as flexible work hours, remote workforces and online businesses.

Today more professionals are considering self employment or business ownership as a viable way to ear money for their services, skills, and knowledge.

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Unemployment is a massive challenge that has been exacerbated by the Covid-19 crisis. With 55.75% of the country's youth unemployed, more focus should be placed on how youth can enter the job market without a formal tertiary qualification to contribute positively to the country's economy.

New and different careers are emerging as the wants and needs of people change, find your place in an evolving job market.

Is it possible to get hired without having the relevant work experience? Yes, ofcourse it is.

While they can be intimidating and overwhelming, job interviews should not be seen, or treated as, a one-way street. While it is your chance to make a good first impression as a candidate, it should also be seen as your chance to find out more about the position and the organisation.

Whether you are finishing high school or considering a mid-career change these tips will help you discover your passion in life and follow the right path. Many times people go into careers that they are not passionate about and it's very important to keep that balance to sustain happiness and career growth.

Do you want to know where the money is? Check out the five highest paying jobs in South Africa.

‘Vocational training’ is a phrase that is often used by education and training institutions. But what exactly does it mean, and how will it benefit your career?

Despite today’s report that showed the official unemployment rate steady at 29.1% in the fourth quarter of 2019, South Africa’s largest employment services group predicted that employment numbers would likely continue to rise in 2020. 

Apply for government jobs

All government departments have been directed to stop the practice of requiring certified copies of documents not older than three months to accompany applications for employment. 

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