Karla Geldenhuys – College SA

Pursuing a career in HR Management

Without hardworking and trained workers, organisations would have a difficult time reaching their goals and achieving success – human resources (also known as HR for short) broadly refers to the management of these workers. Generally speaking, this includes hiring workers, managing their benefits and financial compensation, and overseeing disciplinary action taken against employees. HR, as … Continued

Career outlook for skilled artisans in South Africa

‘Artisan’ is a term used to describe a craftsperson who uses their hands when working. Artisans, despite what the word may lead you to think, are not necessarily confined to more ‘artistic’ craft fields like carpentry (woodwork) or a jeweller who makes jewellery. Instead, artisans span many industries, from more creative and decorative pursuits like … Continued

Life after matric – choosing a career

Right now, if you are in matric, the final Grade 12 examinations are probably at the top of your list of worries. But what about after that? Luckily, with a bit of planning, you can be ready for the next year and will be able to enjoy a stress-free end-of-year holiday. Here’s how to choose … Continued

What to do if you don’t get into the institution of your choice

Not being accepted to the college or university you had your heart set on can be devastating. Often, people have feelings of shame surrounding this rejection, as a many people consider academic achievement to be a reflection of a person’s ability or worth. However, not getting into the institution of your choice is not the … Continued

How to upskill in high demand fields with College SA

As a result of the COVID-19 crisis, hundreds of thousands of South Africans have lost their jobs, and this number could increase into the millions. Despite this, people with skills in information technology, business management and accounting are still in high demand. It’s well-known that South Africa is faced with a huge skills shortage, but … Continued