SOE skills development programmes not always ending in jobs, qualifications, MPs hear

2019-03-13 22:20

Despite substantial investment in skills development programmes arranged by the department of public enterprises, this is not always translating into jobs or qualifications, members of Parliament have heard.

Burnout alert - you really shouldn't feel any pressure to turn your hobby into a side hustle

2019-02-22 12:55

Some are calling it a modern trap and the biggest lie of recent years when it comes to wealth creation.

Tips on finding a job

2019-02-19 10:03

Experts give you the upper hand for getting that dream job

Second member resigns from Ramaphosa's Eskom Task team

2019-01-10 09:11

A second member of President Cyril Ramaphosa's task team on Eskom has stepped down, the presidency spokesperson Khusela Diko confirmed.

US payrolls rise, wages top estimates in jobs blowout

2019-01-04 15:55

US employers added the most workers in 10 months as wage gains accelerated and labour-force participation jumped, reflecting a robust job market that nevertheless faces mounting risks in 2019.

WATCH: Worker takes Eskom labour brokers to CCMA

2018-12-10 11:24

A young father of two working at Eskom sees his salary filtered through two labour broking companies before it reaches him. Watch.

Cape Town cleaner who surprised employer with software lingo scores job interview

2018-11-02 07:24

With her software lingo, domestic worker Talent Pachenah has secured an interview with tech startup SweepSouth for their office team.

How to face your colleagues when you have been embarrassed

2018-10-30 09:59

Overcoming humiliation

10 steps to get young people working

2018-10-28 09:11

A two-day summit focused on youth and unemployment which was attended by more than 100 organisations from the private and public sector has come up with ten steps to put young people to work.

10 tips for quitting your job without burning any bridges

2018-10-01 19:38

Leaving your job doesn't have to mean destroying professional relationships.


Good job markets demand a more open and equal economy - Ramaphosa

2019-03-01 20:38

President Cyril Ramaphosa advocated for a “universal labour agreement” which would also include basic working conditions, such as an adequate living wage, limited work hours, as well as safety and health conditions in the workplace.

Afraid of moving to a new job?

2019-02-20 11:15

Experts advise on how you can make moving to a new job a smooth transition

Joy as KwaZulu-Natal department of health gives 300 nurses jobs

2019-01-11 06:30

The KwaZulu-Natal department of health has given 300 nurses permanent jobs, thanks to President Cyril Ramaphosa's stimulus package.

Eskom is said to extend job cuts beyond top tier of management

2019-01-04 18:26

Eskom will extend its strategy of trimming top executive positions to include lower ranking managers and finally the general workforce, according to a person familiar with the plans.

The world’s smallest Airbnb has opened its doors and guests can stay for R140 a night – but there’s a catch!

2018-12-20 02:52

The world's smallest Airbnb has opened its doors and guests can stay for just £8 (about R140) a night.

When you feel like quitting your job

2018-11-21 10:08

Why it is important to have a basic career plan in mind before rushing to tender your resignation

SA unemployment rate rises to 27.5% - Stats SA

2018-10-30 11:35

South Africa's unemployment rate has risen by 0.3% to 27.5% in the third quarter of 2018, Stats SA announced on Tuesday morning.

African job creation lags developmental gains, study finds

2018-10-29 08:26

Most African nations are doing a better job in promoting development and safeguarding human rights but are falling short in providing jobs for their burgeoning populations.

Comair recognised as a top employer

2018-10-09 14:47

SA aviation group Comair has been officially recognised by the Top Employers Institute as a Top Employer 2019 for excellence in employee conditions.

What happens when you let employees pick how much they want to be paid? This company decided to find out.

2018-09-30 09:59

Each person picks how much they'd like to be paid, then their colleagues vote on whether they think they're worth it.

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