Thinking about resigning from work? Let's face it, everyone has a bad day at work from time to time, often leaving the office in a huff, promising to hand in their resignation the very next day. Yes, we have all been there. So how will you know that this is not just another one of those, “moments of weakness?” How do you know that it genuinely is the right time to resign?
Check out these 13 signs that it might be time to resign.
How much notice should you give when resigning? For some reason this is still a commonly asked question by employees. Fortunately, we don’t need to guess, because the Basic Conditions of Employment Act 75 of 1997 (BCEA) has already answered this question for us in section 37.
I recently came across an online scam. From the start, I knew I was dealing with a scam. However it occurred to me that to some people it might not be that obvious. I wanted to share some information with you about the particular site that I was dealing with, and discuss some glaringly obvious warning signs pointing to this being a scam website.
This is an article describing what the site was all about and what to look out for if you are ever in doubt.
Is your employer deliberately making life so difficult at work that you feel you have no option to resign? If this is the case you could claim constructive dismissal and be entitled to up to 12 months salary as damages. Check out this article to find out more.
The job search process is now almost done exclusively online. Applying for jobs has become quicker and easier which is great. The downside however is that ensuring your application stands out has become so much harder.
These 5 quick tips for job seekers will hopefully help you stand out from the crowd.
All employers MUST display a summary of the Basic Conditions Act at the workplace. If you would like to get to know this summary of the BCEA or download a copy in your language you can do so right here.
Writing a cover letter to accompany your CV when applying for a job is a must. But so many people get stuck trying to write a cover letter, even experienced writers. I have broken down the process of writing your cover letter into sections. If you follow these steps and go section by section you will have a great looking cover letter in no time.
Adding a cover letter to your applications is a sure way to increase the number of job offers you receive.