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How to answer tricky interview questions

Ever got the feeling that hiring managers try their best to trick you during an interview? If you’re thinking yes, you’re not alone. In fact, the whole point of interviews is to see how potential candidates respond when they’re put on the spot. Here’s a look at 5 of the trickiest interview questions and how Continued »

Remote work opportunities to consider this year!

The state of the South African workforce hasn’t improved significantly since 2020, leaving more and more people desperately looking for additional income opportunities. With the reopening of schools pushed into late February, remote work roles are becoming more popular by the day. Adzuna did some digging and found some of the best work-from-home positions offering Continued »

What to do while you’re unemployed

One of the most important things you’re probably doing if you don’t have a job at the moment is job hunting. But did you know that aside from sending out your CV, there are some other tasks you should be doing while you’re unemployed? Here’s what you can do in the meantime to make yourself Continued »

Tips for starting your new job on the right foot

After months of searching for the perfect role, you’ve hit the jackpot and are amped for starting your new job. But this isn’t where your journey ends. In fact, this is where you’ll set the stage for long-term success. You have loads to learn and even more to prove. Here are some of the most Continued »

Job mistakes all newbies make

There are a lot of myths and misconceptions about job-hunting out there. The majority of them can mean the difference between landing the job of your dreams and staying unemployed for the foreseeable future. Adzuna rounded up some of the worst job search mistakes in a bid to help you avoid them at all costs. Continued »

How to reinvent yourself on a professional level

If you’re left feeling a little stagnant and uninspired in your career, rest assured that you are not alone. Thousands of people, just like you, feel the need to reinvent themselves on a professional level, and doing it is easier than you think! Here are some inspirational ideas on how you can get your spark Continued »

Top tips to be more productive at work

Ticking all the items off your to-do list is one of the most satisfactory feelings in the world. But everyone struggles with productivity at one stage or another. If you’re feeling a little under-inspired, Adzuna has some great tips to help you be more productive! P.S – It has nothing to do with working longer Continued »

Effective job-hunting: 5 Tips to help you up your ante

Did you know that there are at least 100 people with the same skills, education, and experience you have? All of them are looking for jobs too. Differentiating and making yourself stand out to employers will probably always be a challenge, but there are ways in which you can be more effective at job hunting. Continued »

Rent vs Salary: South Africa still tops the rankings!

After comparing global rent vs salary stats in some of the world’s most prominent cities, the latest data from Adzuna confirms that SA is still one of the most cost-effective to live and work in. Durban, Johannesburg, Pretoria, and Port Elizabeth all fall under the top 20 cheapest cities in the world to rent. The Continued »

Second Interview: How to make the most of it

Congrats! After making it through the job hunt and nailing your first interview, you got invited back for the elusive second interview!  Now, how do you prepare yourself for Round 2? Adzuna headquarters has a few tips and pointers to help you make the most of the next stage of interviewing! What to expect during Continued »