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How to Recruit and Retain Millennials

Ah, millennials. The so-called, “lazy generation”. Many discredit this generation for their apparent lack of care. However, the conversation needs to shift to realise the strengths of millennials. Millennials were raised differently to baby-boomers and gen-Xers. They...

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How to Write the Perfect Email

Email has become a primary form of communication in today's digitized world. You really can’t avoid it. And sure, emails can be easily. You can knock them out without putting much thought into them most of the time. However, there are moments you really need to focus...

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How to Network

How to network effectively: You know the saying, “It’s not what you know, it’s who you know”? well, that holds some truth. Networking is an important aspect of job performance in many industries. Being an effective networker can gain you access to more clients and...

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How to Spot a Fake Job

How to spot a fake job On the job market but scared of falling for a fake job posting? You should be. The job market is not as safe as you think. There are many people trying to take advantage of job seekers. These are the warning signs that point to a fake job:...

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World’s Greatest Places 2018

World’s Greatest Places 2018 Time Magazine has released their list of the World’ Greatest Places for 2018, and these African attractions have made the list. Can you guess which ones made the list? How places were chosen: Time magazine did an exhaustive search to...

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Coding with a Nokia Phone

Coding on a Nokia Phone This young Nigerian proves that you do not need access to the best equipment to make something of yourself. Sometimes you just need ingenuity. 19-7ear-old Elvis Chidera is a developer from Lagos, Nigeria. He works at MIT-backed Nigerian...

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Degrees that make the most money in SA

Degrees that make the most money in SA: Career Junction released a list of the highest paying jobs in South Africa. The report provides up-to-date salary information including regional differences in monthly remuneration using actual salary offerings on Career...

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The 4-day work week

The 4-day work week Can we still be productive on a 4-day work week? A company in New Zealand, Perpetual Guardian, trialed a 4-day work week and found success in productivity, job performance and work-life balance. Andrew Barnes, founder and CEO of Perpetual Guardian,...

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Two weddings and an exam

What do you do if your wedding and final year exam is on the same day? You attend both! Due to a scheduling conflict, two Nigerian brides were left conflicted as their wedding and exam were scheduled for the same day. Dorcas Atsea and Deborah Atoh are both final year...

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