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A career is defined as the ongoing process to learn new skills and knowledge and apply this learning in a business context in order to make a unique contribution through work. It includes education, training, volunteering, paid and unpaid work.

The desire to achieve success and satisfaction at work has motivated people to take responsibility for their own learning and personal development. The dynamics have changed and life long learning has become an integral part of working life, according to education.vic.gov.au.

Do you have the skills South Africa needs? A mismatch between skills and jobs has been noted as one of the leading causes of unemployment in SA.

If you want to live your best life, adopting some constructive habits and traits into how you live will help you in the pursuit of your career and financial goals. 

 

 

Freelancing, temporary work and employment opportunities in the sharing economy form part of what is now known as the 'Gig Economy'.

Employees with the right combination of hard and soft skills will have their pick of global employment opportunities.

Is a desk job right for you? Should you work for a boss? Find out how to choose a career path that suits your unique make-up.

Are you stuck in a rut? Have you reached a plateau in your career? Here are four tips to help you resurrect your professional goals.

South Africa is currently undergoing a shortage of teachers. The teaching profession is said to be going through a recruitment crisis. 

Despite the impending job losses predicted by the World Economic Forum technology will bring with it many new avenues for employment and success.

Obsolescence. It happened to VCRs. It also happens to executives, even high flyers; especially the tunnel-vision variety that obsess about the job on hand.

Employers are struggling more than ever to find qualified candidates for open roles, due to the widening global skills gap. While this is challenging for employers, it also provides a golden opportunity for employees to make a move.

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