From social taboos to long paid holidays, here's what it's like getting fired in 6 different countries

2019-08-04 15:27

Germany lets laid-off workers stick around for weeks after the fact, while Sweden has programs to help retrain fired employees and get them new jobs.

How to say 'no' to your boss without looking lazy or incompetent

2019-07-05 14:24

If you must tell your boss "no" when she assigns you a new project, find ways to work with her to complete the task without getting overwhelmed.

Anyone who uses Twitter should regularly delete their old tweets — here's how to do it

2019-05-12 21:12

Nothing good has ever come from an old tweet being unearthed.

How to make your boss happy, in 60 seconds or less

2019-05-02 08:39

It's important to have a good relationship with your boss, but there's no single way to keep your boss happy — you have to constantly work at it.

A mother and daughter co-piloted this flight together and the pics from the plane are going viral

2019-03-25 15:11

This is what we call squad goals and girl power on full display.

There’s a reason you're exhausted in the middle of the work day. Here are 4 things that can help to energise you.

2019-03-04 12:49

It's pretty normal to get really tired in the middle of the afternoon. But, there are some tips that can help to give you energy.

These are the 5 mistakes HR will immediately overlook your job application for

2019-02-04 15:23

Getting ghosted by your dream company is not ideal. Here's how you can make sure it doesn't happen to you.


These large companies are looking for new staff - including Nedbank, Discovery and Amazon

2019-07-22 16:51

FlySafair, Discovery, Nedbank and Deloitte are among those looking to hire.

More people are working from home than ever before, but a hidden drawback can keep them from getting promoted

2019-06-25 12:52

A study out of the University of California-Santa Barbara finds employees who are physically present in the office are seen as more committed.

5 habits keeping you from getting a promotion — and 5 things you can do today to change them

2019-05-11 17:16

5 habits you never knew were keeping you from getting promoted, and changes you can do today to change them.

This successful SA exec got his big break with a funny CV - here's how you can make yours stand out

2019-04-26 13:26

Marketing exec Khaya Dlanga has great ideas for making your CV stand out.

18 people share the most annoying things their co-workers do

2019-04-11 20:18

Dealing with co-workers can be frustrating, especially since you spend so much time together. We rounded up

Barbie turns 60 this year. Here are 25 of the coolest jobs she's had.

2019-03-08 11:58

Be it blasting off into space or working as a surgeon, Barbie has had some amazing careers since her 1959 debut. Here's a look at some of the best.

Don’t blame women for leaving engineering, blame bad attitudes

2019-02-18 16:39

There are reasons why feminists use the slogan “the personal is political,” especially when men make arguments using the age old idea that “biology is destiny”.

This company is teaching people how to play video games at a level where they can win prizes of millions of rands

2019-02-04 08:43

Learn2Play has reached a million users in less than a year, with the promise of breaking into esports and its increasingly large winnings.

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