Best People to Follow on Twitter for Job Advice

Best People to Follow on Twitter for Job Advice

Job hunting can be a stressful process, especially if you’re continually going to interviews and are ending up unsuccessful. After a few unsuccessful job hunting attempts, you may become discouraged and start losing hope. But, you need to ask the question, “Why am I not getting hired?” You may need to brush up on your […]

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General Elections

2019 General Elections – Who will create the most jobs?

It’s that time again – General Elections 2019   In just two days’ time (8th May 2019) millions of people will head to the polling stations and cast their vote. These general elections are arguably the most defining since the transition to democracy in 1994. An era of instability and uncertainty has led the country […]

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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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State of linkedin World Cup

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, […]

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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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