Transitions Archives - Youth Capital

LIVE | Do job-seekers find value using online platforms?

19 Nov 2021

Are digital platforms effective in making job-seeking affordable? In this Facebook Live with JobStarter, we put our experiences at the centre.

SURVEY | How much does it cost to look for work?

25 Aug 2021

How much does it cost to look for work for young job-seekers? Fill our survey to help Youth Capital advocate for youth-led solutions.

Unlocking youth power through mentoring | Sandrine and SAYes.

20 Aug 2020

Sandrine shares her story on how SAYes mentors gave her the support and strength to navigate school and make decisions for her future career.

Bridge the Info Gap | Finding Your Calling on a Rocky Road

3 Aug 2020

When leaving school Ferronique struggled to find a job. With the help of Umuzi. she found her calling to becoming a coder at BBD while on a rocky road. 

Best Practices When Looking for a Job.

22 Jun 2020

Do you struggle with making your work experience count when responding to job vacancies? How can you start growing your social network as a student?Job Advice SA founder Tim Barry and Career Coach Ennie Chipembere answer some of our questions on challenges we face when looking for a job.

#DataPrices: Understanding the Data Commission.

20 Apr 2020

To understand the current conversation on data prices and the Competition Commission, Jan Vermeulen, Editor of MyBroadband, helps us understand South Africa’s situation on data prices set by different operators, zero-rating, and the proposed life-line bundles.

#21LockdownSA: Ask us!

27 Mar 2020

Youth Capital’s Network Mobiliser Lethiwe Nkosi and Dr Hapiloe Maranyane hosted a WhatsApp Webinar with 250 young South Africans. During the webinar, Lethiwe explained the rules of the 21 days of Lockdown while Hapiloe Maranyane answered some questions about the medical aspects of the virus. If you’ve been wondering why the next 21 days are critical for our country, this post is for you!

Listen | How lower data prices could make job seeking affordable.

13 Mar 2020

Youth Capital Project Lead Kristal Duncan-Williams chats to Ray White on the Azania Mosaka Show about what else is needed to ensure that  lower data prices and zero-rated websites are effective in making job-seeking affordable.

FinSavvy Graduate Safety Net- An initiative to support young job seekers.

17 Feb 2020

The cost of finding a job  is cited as one of the challenges young people experience when trying to navigate their way out of being unemployed.

Transitions: The Long Hustle to a Job.

16 Sep 2019

The transition between leaving school and finding a job, is often a longer and more difficult “in-between” period for many young South Africans than many of us realize.

Hustling Harder: Young Women Making it Work

28 Aug 2019

With August being Women’s Month, it’s the perfect time to think about how we as a society can do more to support young women.

Immie stays in the game

6 Aug 2019

It is difficult for young people across South Africa to find a job, especially when the youth unemployment rate has increased to 40%.

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