Unemployment in South Africa [Infographic]

South Africa has always maintained a very high unemployment rate. There are currently 6.2 million South Africans without jobs – a very worrying statistic indeed. Even more worrying is the fact that the number of South Africans who have stopped looking for work has increased by 0.5%, to 37.3%.  50.2% is the statistic that depicts […]

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The State of LinkedIn World Cup: As it Happened

LinkedIn is one of the newest mainstream social media platforms but some people have absolutely no clue how to use it. In my opinion people view LinkedIn as a platform to showcase your professional achievements which, on the face of it, is fine. However, some user’s definition of the term ‘professional’ leaves a lot to […]

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Employment through ClockWork: What are my options?

Our Employment Pledge Two years ago, ClockWork set out with a mission. We wanted to use technology to up-skill and provide employment to South Africa’s workforce. We also wanted to allow jobseekers to gain credibility in the labour market and connect them to the most suitable opportunities based on their needs. Two years on, we […]

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South Africa Rama-poised for $100bn in foreign investment

South Africa Rama-poised for $100bn in foreign investment

President Cyril Ramaphosa is on a crusade to ignite South Africa’s economy and attract billions in foreign investment. Investment in South Africa has been in serious decline in recent years. To put some monetary figures to this decline, only R17.6 billion in foreign direct investment (FDI) was received in 2017, compared to R76 billion in […]

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Navigation Tools to Ensure You Get to Your Job on Time 

Okay, so you are attending an interview, assessment, or your first day at a job. One of the most important things to do is to get there on time. Aside from making sure you leave early, navigation assistance can be a great way to ensure you get there on time. Advantages of leaving early -Save […]

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5 Free Online Courses in Corporate Finance

The world of corporate finance is vast meaning there is a lot of room to find your niche. To find this niche you need to get the grounding first. Below is a list of five free online courses in corporate finance to help you with just that.   1) Introduction to Corporate Finance   Institute: […]

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5 Free Online Courses in Hospitality

5 Free Online Courses in Hospitality

With South Africa’s booming tourist industry, there are often plenty of employment opportunities when it comes to the hospitality sector. However, the job market is no doubt extremely competitive. Therefore, so it helps for you to get one over your fellow candidates. In this particular field, that is likely to come in the form of […]

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Take These 5 Free Building Courses

Take These 5 Free Building Courses 

Careers in construction can be incredibly rewarding, in terms of financial benefits and job security. But in order to keep on progressing – in any field – you need to put in the work and gain more knowledge and expertise. So, why not increase your prospects through these 5 free building courses?   1. Construction […]

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Going for Gold: Ronewa Needs Your Slice of Support

Who is Ronewa Mudzanani?   Ronewa Mudzanani is currently 29th in the world for Wheelchair Tennis. His ultimate goal is to become the best player in the world and bring home a medal for South Africa in next year’s Paralympics in Tokyo. Ronewa is from Vhuri Vhuri, a small village in Limpopo. ‘I didn’t grow […]

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Business management

5 Free Courses for Online Business Management

If you have a business idea it is likely to be online, in fact, even if it is not it will need an online presence. Here are five free online courses that will help you along the way whether you are at the idea stage or whether you’ve got a successful business but are trying […]

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