Today we're presenting the first ever¬†Job Mail Job Well Done Award to the South African Police Service (SAPS). There was a hijacking incident on the 16th of November 2013 at the corner of Commissioner and Crown streets in the Johannesburg CBD.¬†The whole incident was caught on CCTV and the video was posted on YouTube.
Two men from one car and two from the other car got out and ordered a family to get out of the car. The robbers took two cellphones and stole cash. The assailants were armed. Read more [...]
Did you know that there are robots among us? These robots are on the internet and crawl through thousands of CV's every single hour of every single day. Sadly I can't post a picture of one of them because they are in cyberspace (like Sky Net in the Terminator movies), but I can imagine that one of them probably looks like this...
Take note that most big companies use ATS (or applicant tracking software) to sift through CV submissions. This software is mainly used to analyze titles, dates and Read more [...]
Great news for recruiters! Job Mail now has a spell-check feature on the job advert placement form. This feature is for both free and premium clients. The Spell-check button was added at the bottom our form, see the screenshot below.
After you've entered text into the Job Title, Area and Advert Text boxes and clicked the Spell-check button, our system will let you know if you spelled any words wrong in your advert. Check out the screenshot below to get an idea of how it looks.
This Read more [...]
Every month thousands of vacancies are listed on Job Mail and various other job portals on the internet and in dozens of publications in South Africa. The majority of listings are pretty straight forward and are easily understood by most job seekers. Unfortunately some job listings are not: they contain phrases that may seem like a foreign language to others. Great news is that Job Mail is here to help.
Because I know that this issue frustrates job seekers who are not in the know, I have compiled Read more [...]