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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.

Of course, we may be a little biased – after all, popular DJ and radio personality Moeti Tsiki aka Mo Flava is a Boston graduate. 

Does the idea of bringing order to the streets of South Africa appeal to you? Do you dream of making a positive difference to society? Do you dream of a job where you are constantly on the go? If so, then a career as a traffic or metropolitan police officer may be perfect for you.

The latest youth unemployment figures released by StatsSA again illustrate the dire position in which young job-seekers find themselves

Many people have gone on to have successful careers despite not being accepted into university, and all that you need to do is take a deep breath and weigh up your options carefully.

Ever wonder what mathematics has to do with the working world? Experts talk about potential career opportunities for skilled mathematicians.

Choosing the right career can be difficult. Where do you start? The traditional three-step career plan – graduate college, get a job, work your way up the ladder for the next 40 years – is outdated. Today’s professionals swap job titles like kids trading snacks during lunch time. Toggling between many companies, teams and industries throughout the course of their careers.

Getting your CV to the top of the pile of “maybes” is really difficult. Most prospective employers do a quick scan over each CV they receive and if yours isn’t filled with their particular choice of keywords then you’re simply not considered.

Jobs seekers need to ensure that they have received a legitimate job offer before applying online, if they hope to avoid identity theft and financial damages.

Do you want to make a difference? If you feel called to the teaching sector there are a few things you need to know.

Have you always dreamed of working at an airline? Whether you want to be in the air or stay on the ground here are some tips to help you pursue a career in this field.

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