Career

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How to start freelancing: A beginner’s guide

With the markets decreasing and the possibility of retrenchments soaring, freelancing is starting to look like a stable career choice. Here’s how to make it a stable career for yourself. ...read more

Are unpaid internships only for the rich?

"I’m not a trust fund beneficiary," says this reader and is outraged that companies get away with expecting people to do unpaid internships. ...read more

"Why an unpaid internship is a win-win situation"

Unpaid internships are providing much needed experience for free - unlike expensive tertiary education says this reader. ...read more

Failed matric? Here are your options

It is not the end of the world when you fail matric, even if it feels like it right now. Here’s what you can do about it. ...read more

5 creative jobs that actually pay the bills

Creatives are often left with one of two choices: either pursue your dreams and live out your true passion; or take a job that actually pays the bills. Here’s proof that you can do both. ...read more

Are you having a mid-career crisis?

Dr John Demartini offers six steps on how to change your career halfway through your life. ...read more

Marie Claire is not the only company exploiting young people

More reader opinions on the internship scandal. ...read more

Readers respond to Marie Claire intern scandal

Internship wages have hit another low. Read our readers' opinions here. ...read more

Marie Claire gives weak response to Twitter outrage

Why the statement issued by the local glossy is simply not good enough. ...read more

Marie Claire's R30 a day internship sparks fury

Internship wages hit another low with the latest job listing posted by a local SA glossy. ...read more

How unpaid internships are driving inequality

Are unpaid internships widening the privilege gap? Lili Radloff thinks so. ...read more

Questions no woman should answer in a job interview

An employer has no business asking questions pertaining to your personal life. Here's how to respond if they go there. ...read more

The world’s 10 happiest jobs aren’t what you’d expect

If you are unhappy in your job, you're probably not in one of these professions. ...read more

Are you the office gossip?

When it comes to trash-talk in the professional environment, I can’t help but wonder, can women live on gossip alone? ...read more

8 easy ways to get more Instagram followers

Here are tips to gain Instagram followers one post at a time. ...read more

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