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January 25, 2015

Marketing basics for small business

Last week, I hosted a marketing seminar for clients and her are some insights that I realized that some business people didn’t know. I have a different definition of Marketing
January 25, 2015

The Power of Expectation

I have been coaching business owners and speaking to large groups of people over the past 15 years. There is a question that I ask most of the audiences that
January 25, 2015

Self-development is the Key to Success

Malcolm Gladwell tells the world that it takes 10 000 hours for a person to become a world expert in your field. How do you rate? Are you an expert
February 25, 2015

Why are you not getting hired?

Having been a recruiter for nearly 25 years, I have realized that some job-seekers are subconsciously sabotaging their job-seeking efforts. Here are a few things that you might be preventing
February 25, 2015

A special note to all our valued clients:

Ten Ways in Which Temps Can Make Your Life Easier This Festive Season Answering phones while your staff are on Christmas lunch Office temps while your admin staff take annual
February 25, 2015

A Company That Cares

With our connection with The Robin Hood Foundation the consultants are often invited to go along and experience some of the touching things Kim and her team do. Thursday 2nd
March 25, 2015

Why companies don’t hire the right people

Why companies don’t hire the right people – from a recruiter’s point of view I have been a recruiter for 23 years and I thought I would share with you
March 25, 2015

When is it time to find a new job?

When is it time to find a new job? Are you broke by the second week of each month? Are you going home each day completely stressed out? Are you
March 25, 2015

How your spelling and grammar can ruin your chances of applying for a job

How your spelling and grammar can ruin your chances of applying for a job Follow this link to ensure that you are putting your best foot forward at all times:-
March 25, 2015

Useful Information

Have a read of this great article full of useful and insightful bits of information, and try not to fall into any of these categories:- Read article by clicking here.
March 25, 2015

What does it feel like to be a part of a winning team and how do you get it?

At our little recruitment agency in Westville, Durban we have found ourselves on the winning side quite a lot in 2014. At any given moment during our busy periods if
March 25, 2016

A Year of Happiness

by Cindy Norcott At the start of every year, armed with renewed vim and vigour, I decide on my theme for the year. Last year was my “Unstoppable” year and
July 1, 2016

Crippling Emotions When Job Hunting

Quite often during job hunting you can allow yourself to slip into the downward spiral towards depression, anxiety and fear. This alone is not helpful when looking for a new
August 1, 2016

Here’s to the women I know

I love August. It is womens’ month after all! I enjoy participating in the many events that celebrate women and the successes they have made. To be honest, I don’t
August 10, 2016

The Heart and Art of Customer Service

I have just returned from a 12 day social trip to the United States. One of the highlights for me amongst the many exciting events we experienced was the service
October 17, 2016

Is it time to change? – some time management tips!

I am preparing for an upcoming seminar on time management and I thought I would share a few thoughts on the subject. I read a quote that said ‘Most people
October 17, 2016

6 Steps to Rock Retrenchment

During the beginning of 2015, I found myself facing retrenchment in the first company that I entered straight out of University, my first permanent job, which I had been with
October 17, 2016

How to get a job when you don’t have much experience

(8 job-search tips to combat your professional greenness) – Nelita George, Recruiter 1. Figure out why you’d be great at the job.Spend some time thinking about why you would be
October 18, 2016

How recruitment agencies work

As a job seeker, often one does not know how the process works in Human Resource Departments or in Recruitment Agencies. Even though each agency is different the below points
October 18, 2016

If you feel that 2015 has beaten you…

As we get into the last stretch of the year, it appears that everyone suddenly feels deflated and out of steam and the mental count-down towards the end of the