RecruitAGraduate Blog

  • 8 tips for setting up an internship programme
    It’s no secret that skills development in South Africa is a top priority for many business owners and leaders around the nation who are concerned about youth unemployment. An internship programme is one of the ways business leaders like you, can offer a solution to this need effectively. In addition to work readiness programmes or graduate programmes, an internship programme provides...
  • How work readiness programmes fast-track graduate employees
    A challenge that many employers face when hiring younger, graduate staff is that there can be a lack of professionalism, communication and soft skills training in younger, more “green” employees. Often it’s simply due to being new to the workplace or inexperienced. One of the best ways to provide a graduate employee with the necessary foundation for long-term career success...
  • Graduate jobs: how to become a top candidate
    As a student or graduate from school or university, work readiness is a hot topic worth investigating. However, there are other ways that you can start to add more to your CV in preparation for the working world. These will put you a cut above the rest when employers are looking for the right employee to take on board. ...
  • What careers of the future to look out for
    Choosing what to study, or the direction of your career takes a little thought and a whole lot of resourcefulness. We are on the cusp of an exciting couple of decades and there are some interesting careers of the future to choose from.  With so many possibilities it’s firstly important to narrow down the type of career that would suit you best. You could look at your personality...
  • A guide to a fair intern or graduate salary
    Hiring graduate and intern skills can be a great benefit to a company, while also positively influencing the next generation of leaders and skilled workers. Knowing how to work out a fair intern or graduate salary is key to this process and will assist as you attract top talent.  How to use graduate employees and interns to the benefit of your company Hiring young talent can be...