Blog for Moms

  • The Why, What And How of Job References
    The job references you include on your CV can make or break your job application. Believe it or not, there are good and bad types of references and ways to include them.  Why Are The Right Job References Important Good references will be of good standing and will speak honestly, fairly and...
  • 5 Steps To Take Before you Apply For A Job Online
    To apply for a job online can be daunting. At RecruitMyMom we make sure this process is as easy as possible for you.  There are many things you can do to ensure your application is professionally presented to potential employers. The last thing you want to do is leave one essential and easy detail...
  • Prep and Plan NOW for your 2022 Job Search
    If you are in the job market, the end of the year doesn’t have to put a halt to your job search. There is a lot you can do to ensure you are in an even stronger position come the New Year.  Here are five top tips from RecruitMyMom’s team of professional Recruitment Managers on how to prep over the...
  • Are You Ready to Redirect Your Career?
    Do you feel as though you’ve hit a slump in your current career path? Are you lacking motivation and craving a new challenge? Successful career planning demands consistent re-evaluation of your goals, and your strategy to achieve them. Here are four key considerations to bear in mind as you re-...
  • Gaining tech skills can boost your career
    Are you looking to grow or switch things up in your career? Adding tech skills to your resumé is the way to go.     Learning to code is a brilliant way for moms, or anyone really, to expand their expertise and break into the tech industry.    The tech industry offers many remote or flexible work...
  • Work From Home: How to Make the Most of It
    To work from home is for many a dream come true. You save time and energy frequently spent commuting, you are able to keep an eye on the household, and you don’t even have to put any makeup on to get the job done! As with any type of work arrangement, it can take a while to achieve the perfect...
  • 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...
  • Elevate Your Career with a Degree from IU
    Do you want to start a degree, but need studies that fit around your schedule? IU International University of Applied Sciences (IU) provides flexible study models to help you learn the way you want to.  IU provides quality programmes for Bachelor, Master and MBA degrees, with a whole new approach....
  • Maternity Leave in SA: What to expect
    Expecting a new baby is one of the most exciting things in the world. Yet, there are real challenges you have to face and one of these is to plan your work administration and prepare for the time you will be on maternity leave. We have created a  timeline to help you get the work admin out of the...
  • Why Use A Targeted Job Application Strategy?
    Regardless of the reason, doing a job application is not on anyone’s top ten list of favourite pastimes. It can be a time-consuming process that is emotionally draining. This is, however, one task that should not be undertaken haphazardly and must be given the effort needed to yield positive...