career advice

  1. M

    BCom informatics degree? A request for some information

    Hi all. I am currently in matric wanting to finalise my career choices and applications to universities. I am currently looking at studying a BCom informatics degree at either UP or Wits and I just wanted to find some extra information about the degree possibly from people who are currently...
  2. KingAuthor

    How does one become a commissioner at the CCMA?

    Good day all, I have a Bachelor of Technology in Human Resource Management and I'd like to become a CCMA commissioner one day. What qualification(s) is needed to become one? Do I need to further my studies by doing honours degree and specialise in Industrial Relations? Or must I have a labour...
  3. EventHorizon

    Advice for computer science student? :(

    My degree is almost over so I'm not sure what to do after. Should I stay in South Africa and look for work or try look abroad? How would I go about doing this?
  4. EventHorizon

    Career advice for UCT Computer Science Student?

    So I'm currently in 3rd year UCT studying a bachelor of science majoring in: -Computer Science -Pure Mathematics -Applied Statistics I was thinking about my future and I think it would be a good idea to start working outside the country, so I can hopefully start of with a high salary. I...
  5. T

    Career advice for BCOM Informatics graduate with 5 years IT working exp.

    Hi, As per the title, I'm a BCom Informatics graduate with 5 years working experience in IT. I started out as an intern doing technical product support (7 months), then moved onto iOS Development (4 months) and I've been in testing for over 4 years now. I have a done a few technical courses...
  6. S

    University Degree

    Hello all. I am looking at applying to university next year but i'm unsure as to which course to apply for. I have always had an interest in Business and Finance but have recently taken a massive interest in Technology and Computer Science. Currently I do Physics, Accounting and Business...
  7. D

    Engineering studies N4 to N6

    Hi I hope the qualified and successful engineers are alive and well in this forum and can give me some useful feedback. The engineering studies that the Tvet Colleges offer, especially Civil Engineering N4 to N6, is it worth anything? Thanks
  8. B

    Best Electrical Engineering Fields?

    Hi everyone, As an Electrical Engineer (B.Eng - University of Pretoria) I have come to a place in my career where I have to finally decide which area to specialize in. Currently I have 5+ years’ experience within a Consulting environment working in Electrical MV/LV Reticulation. I have...
  9. Yunnimun

    Fibre Optic Technician - What now?

    Hi guys, I have been working as a fibre optic technician for 5+ years now and feel like I am stuck in a dead end job. Not earning much. I have the skills, I have the knowledge, I have the experience. But with all this fibre rolling out, it flooded the market with my kind. Experienced or...
  10. T

    IT Qualifications and career advice?

    Hi all I am looking for advice in what IT Qualifications/path I should take, including career prospects and what career path I should take. I’m not sure where to start off with my explanation so I’ll jump right in to it. First off I would like to start off by saying I am very passionate...
  11. K

    Web Development as a career

    Just a little bit of background info . I am knocking on 30's door next year and I need to get myself out of this rut I find myself in, namely "Call Centre Work". I simply cannot go another year listening to customer's complaints and taking the flack for poor strategic decisions by the powers...
  12. M

    Career advice

    Hey guys I need some advice. My highest qualification I have is matric and I'm looking to change that. I currently work doing technical support for a company helping clients with ADSL setups and troubleshooting and a bit of webhosting and 3G support which I have been doing for 5 years now. I'm...