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6.2 million South Africans, who are of working age, are unemployed

by: Terry Simelane-Mathabathe - 31 October 2018

6.2 million South Africans, who are of working age, are unemployed

Stats SA says unemployment has risen to 27.5% in the third quarter The country was met with bad news on Tuesday when Stats SA released a statement saying that the unemployment rate in the country has risen to 27.5%. This is a 0.3 of a percentage point increase since the last quarter. Stats SA has...

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The struggle of a fresh graduate

by: Tshituku Ndadza - 22 October 2018

The struggle of a fresh graduate

People go to varsity with the hope that they will get jobs immediately after school. To some that happens but to others it is a long wait to get a job. This is not a matter of which qualification you have obtained or the institution you come from. According to StatsSA there are 38,2 %...

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Your job might be a hashtag away – Menzi Ngcobo

by: Rofhiwa Maneta - 29 January 2016

Your job might be a hashtag away – Menzi Ngcobo

This article originally appeared on Red Bull Amaphiko If you’re a South African on Twitter, you’ve probably seen the #JobSeekersSA hashtag floating around your timeline. The hashtag has become as much of a regular fixture as #WCW and #TBT. It was started by Johannesburg-based social media specialist Menzi Ngcobo, to help graduates find employers and...

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