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TOP 10 TIPS Writing Cover Letters for Learnerships

A learnership has two key ingredients, an NQF qualification and job related experience. When you apply, organise your information according to this recipe. Learnerships range from 12 - 18 months, earning candidates an industry relevant qualification and work experience to add to their CV.  Motivation and Purpose WHEN YOU APPLY, YOU'RE IN A COMPETITION Your application…
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Want a Career as an Electrician?

Electricians are in demand and listed as scarce. This means you stand a good chance of finding jobs or starting your OWN business. Becoming an Electrician According to the Department of Higher Education and Training, the demand for electricians requires it be labelled a scarce skill. If you have a scarce skill, consider becoming an…
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What Are Soft and Hard Skills? What Skills do Employers Look For?

It's important to know the skills that are most important for companies that are hiring. This information will assist you to be better prepared for the application and interview process. Looking for a Job or Making a Career Change? There are three essential skill sets that applicants should demonstrate when applying for jobs: Transferable, Soft and Hard Skills Transferable Skills These…
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Cover Letter & CV Key Words for Retail Applications

When you are applying for jobs, it's important to include the correct keywords in your application to highlight why your skills and attributes are relevant to a specific job or industry. Effective use of these words will make your cover letters and job applications more meaningful to prospective employers. Two sets of words are listed: General Keywords…
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The Job Application Process is a Competition

Applying for a job is a highly competitive process. If you're doing it often, ensure you keep improving. Submitting the same application for various opportunities at different organisations will count against you. BE MEMORABLE When you apply, make them remember you for good reasons. Firstly, when you respond to a recruitment advert make sure you…
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