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4/10/21

Things to look out for when using a recruitment agency in South Africa

In South Africa, both as a job-seeker and a potential employee, it can be challenging to know precisely what you should look out for when working with a recruitment agency. With our growing economy, there are so many people advertising and seeking jobs that it can become challenging to differentiate the genuine opportunities and candidates from those who aren’t. 
To find the right job or the right candidate for your vacancy, it’s tempting to turn to a recruitment agency to filter the process. Even so, with the sheer number of recruitment agencies popping up, it’s necessary to question their legitimacy. You may find yourself asking the question, “How do I know if a recruitment agency is legitimate?” Or even, “As a business owner, what should I expect from a recruitment agency?”. Having a little more knowledge about recruitment agencies and how to find one that will genuinely help you as a job seeker or employer.

3/09/21

10 tips on how to make an online portfolio

Your online presence in the working world is essential, which is why knowing how to make an online portfolio is so important.

27/08/21

Why you should hire an HR specialist, and how to go about it

HR is the point of contact between you, the employer, and your crew. Your HR specialist will create the ideal conditions to attract perfect employees.

11/08/21

Reasons to hire a Marketing Consultant

Having a strong web presence is crucial for any business but it’s a lot easier said than done – especially if you are trying to do it all on your own. If you are struggling to maintain your social media accounts on top of all your other work obligations, it may be time to call in an expert. But where do you begin? How do you hire a Social Media Marketer? And how do you know you need one?

29/06/21

Everything you need to know about applicant tracking systems, and how to beat the bots!

The job-searching process can be a tedious and confusing time for anyone looking to secure employment. With a range of CV styles and best practices available online, you’d think that all you need to do is apply what you’ve learned about CVs, and boom, you land your 1st interview! However, the development and use of applicant tracking…

22/06/21

How to manage a remote team

Managing a remote team is different to managing employees in an office environment. It can be challenging to maintain productivity and communication while also ensuring staff feel connected and motivated. These tips on how to manage a remote team can help to achieve that.

15/06/21

How important is a university degree?

How important is a university degree? It’s a question that has long been debated and even more so since the pandemic. On the one hand, obtaining a degree can come with various benefits, graduates can have more job opportunities and the potential to earn more. On the other hand, more companies are looking at skills over education.

3/06/21

How to find (and land) a remote job

Working from home is ideal. You don’t have to contend with traffic which means you have more time and you usually get to work flexible hours. The best part is you can be employed by a company based anywhere in the world! What’s great is that more workplaces are giving employees the option to work from home. We’ve put together this guide on how to find a remote job.

27/05/21

How to hire an expert developer

Let’s be honest; hiring an expert developer can be a hassle. It is a competitive market and finding the right candidate takes time, effort and money. What’s more, you need to find someone who can excel in their role and bring value to your company while also fitting into your work culture and getting along with your employees.

17/05/21

Tips on how to hire a Social Media Marketer

Having a strong web presence is crucial for any business but it’s a lot easier said than done – especially if you are trying to do it all on your own. If you are struggling to maintain your social media accounts on top of all your other work obligations, it may be time to call in an expert. But where do you begin? How do you hire a Social Media Marketer? And how do you know you need one?

17/05/21

Aotearoa AI Summit

Salt’s Consultant Rich Jee from our Auckland office shares his key takeaways from the Aotearoa AI Summit on Wednesday, 12th May. The AI Forum’s Aotearoa AI Summit that I attended last Wednesday at the AUT Conference Centre was awesome! I’m used to going to conferences, summits, and the like, and sitting there listening to speakers…

4/05/21

Age discrimination in hiring hurts us all

Salt’s APAC CEO Jacqui Barratt shares her thoughts on the perception of age and years of experience. I felt compelled to share my thoughts on age with you after talking to many candidates at both ends of the spectrum who are being actively discriminated against. All the research tells us that diverse teams and organisations…

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