Blog Articles

  • Using Game-Thinking to Innovate Learning Experiences
    We are navigating a new workplace and era. It is estimated that one of the most in-demand skills will be the ability to learn. It is therefore obvious that the role of learning designer will be elevated in preparing and supporting the work-force. An exciting time offering many opportunities. It...
  •  The Difference Between Fixed Term Contracts and Independent Contracts
    The way in which employers are hiring is changing due to an increased interest in on-demand skills. This has resulted in a rise in the flexible workforce, including fixed term contracts and independent contracts. It is important to understand the difference between the above contracts before...
  • Five Benefits of Contract Work While Job Hunting
    If you’ve been job hunting for a while, maybe it’s time to consider contract work. There’s been a steep rise in contract hiring over the last few years, and the benefits are numerous. You might like contract work so much you decide to make a career out of it! If, however, your end goal is a...
  • 5 trends that will shape the 2022 workplace
    Every year there are trends which emerge and change the workplace as we know it. 2020 was a year with more change than any of us were used to or prepared for, which may make any future shifts seem subtle in comparison. But rest assured, a lot has happened this year and RecruitMyMom has been taking...
  • How to increase your chances of job success on RecruitMyMom
    You have heard so much about RecruitMyMom, and you can’t wait to register and start applying for suitable new work opportunities. You excitedly register on www.recruitmymom.co.za, complete the online CV, then visit the job listings page and apply for a job, a few days later you receive a decline...
  • Job hunting? It’s the perfect time to SPRING into action!
    There’s a season for everything, and the same is true of looking for a job. If you’ve taken a break from job hunting during the winter months then now is the perfect time to regroup and get going again. Spring brings with it an exciting energy, it’s the season of fresh starts and hope. It’s the...
  • Mom, you are Perfectly Positioned to be a Virtual Assistant
    Sometimes being a mom feels a bit like being a Virtual Assistant - the voice controlled electronic kind. But instead of “Alexa!” You have people shouting “Mom!” at you all day. “Mom, can you make me some dinner? Mom, do you know where my hockey socks are?” While you may not enjoy this side of the...
  • The Benefits of Hiring a Remote Workforce
    Finding the right employee to fill a position is a bit like finding the correct puzzle piece to complete your puzzle. You’re going to search until you find the perfect piece, it doesn’t work to try and jam an incorrect puzzle piece into the allocated space. What’s equally frustrating is when no...
  • Mandatory Vaccination in the Workplace
    Employers who intend to make vaccination mandatory may face an uphill battle. For a start, they have several administrative obstacles to overcome, such as doing a risk assessment, identifying employees that must be vaccinated, and developing a vaccination plan and appropriate measures to implement...
  • How to become a successful mompreneur
    If you have experienced the privilege of raising children or starting your own business, chances are you’ve noticed there are similarities between the two. Children, especially in their infancy, need almost constant time and attention in order to thrive and grow. Businesses are the same. The tricky...