Category Archives: Business Buzz

The most sought-after skills in South Africa

Original article on mybroadband.co.za | 24 march 2017 The latest Career Junction Index (CJI) report reveals that software development is the most in-demand skill in the South African job market. It is followed by departmental management, and sales consulting. The CJI uses data gathered from the Career Junction website to represent labour dynamics in South

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STRONG ONLINE PRESENCE – KEY TO GETTING A JOB IN A COMPETITIVE MARKET

7 March 2017| Provided by  Kay Vitee In an increasingly digital world where transacting, communicating and access to information is literally a click away, organisations continue to prioritise investment in maintaining a strong online presence as a key driver of market awareness and brand differentiation.   Kay Vittee, CEO of Kelly – South Africa’s first recruitment

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South Africa: Take Advantage of Business Opportunities

Original article on allafrica.com | 19 January 2017  Transport Minister Dipuo Peters has encouraged South Africans to register their companies in different databases within all spheres of government in order to take advantage of the many business opportunities. “We made a commitment of procuring 75% of government goods and services from South African producers,” Minister Peters

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A win-win solution to unemployment

Original article on iol.co.za |12 December 2016 | by Melanie Mulholland Demand-driven apprenticeships are a win-win in increasing the employment prospects of unemployed young people and closing the ever-increasing skills gap, but companies have to enable this process. South Africa’s  unemployment is at its lowest level for five years, but there are still major concerns about

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BE PREPARED – AND HONEST – FOR A NEW JOB IN 2017

Provided by Eclipse PR | 6 December 2016 While many South Africans see the New Year as the perfect time to look for a job, temptation to throw a few exaggerations – and lies – into your resume in order to stand out from all other applicants may be at an all-time high. “With a

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STRATEGIC BUSINESS PROMOTION: 5 Ways To PROMOTE Your Business

Original articlenaijapreneur.com |13 Ocober 2016 | by Tito Philips.JNR The success of your business depends on several contending factors; perhaps top on the list besides product development is marketing. You must have heard the famous saying that the best mouse trap in the market may not always be the fastest selling mouse trap. Why? Because the

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