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Celebrating women taking the lead in specialist industries

As we head towards Women’s Month in South Africa and the country’s focus turns to furthering equality for women in the workplace, we want to take the opportunity to celebrate three unique women who are taking the lead in the specialist industries we serve.     These three women are blazing trails in Architecture, Food & Science, and Information […] more

C.V. Tips for Job Hoppers

Research shows that people are changing jobs more often than in the past. And while this is becoming common practise, changing jobs too often and having a C.V. dominated exclusively by short-term stints can earn you the label of ‘job hopper’. It’s a label you want to try and avoid as it could weaken your […] more

Salary Review 2017

Career Junction recently released their Salary Review for 2017 – It’s time to see what’s happening in your industry now! Check out which jobs are currently trending, which skills are most wanted and which sectors are most sought after. We also give you an inside scoop into the latest job and job seeker trends so you […] more

HIRING FOR SUCCESS ISSUE #16

Hiring For Success Issue 16 Welcome to our new Issue of Hiring for Success in this issue you will find: Reducing Hiring Mistakes Cultivate the “Top of Mind” mentality Travel Sector Rides the Boom Construction goes into Recovery mode Support Staff in High demand We Trust you will enjoy it.  

Book review: Blue Ocean Strategy

Earlier we reviewed the book Zero to One by Peter Thiel who argues that if you want to start a business, make it a monopoly. “Competition is for losers,” he claims. Well, here’s another book with a similar theme. The book is Blue Ocean Strategy, by W. Chan Kim and Renée Mauborgne, who argue that […] more