SAGEA Employer Benchmark – Maximising your advantages!

A Forbes article entitled, “What’s your data really worth?” suggests that data is the lifeblood of business, but that many organizations battle to know how to use the data they have gathered. There is ample evidence to suggest the value of interrogating data correctly – from bottom-line savings to increased performance and vastly improved decision-making, …

The SAGEA Research Seminar 2021

We share the recording of the presentation from our Quarterly Networking Event, where we shared the 2021 Best Practice in Graduate Employment and Candidate Insights.  Tim Wise of HighFliers presented our results, including the winners of our 12th Annual SAGEA Employer Awards, celebrating the achievements of South Africa’s leading graduate employers. The awards are decided …

SAGEA Employer Awards 2021

Introducing the Awards Now in their 12th year, The SAGEA Employer Awards celebrate the achievements of South Africa’s leading graduate …

Career Centre Co-ordinator

The IIE’s Varsity College has a vacancy for a Career Centre Co-ordinator (CCC)Reporting to: Head: Student ServicesQualification: Relevant 3 year …

Eduvos

Supplier Name: Eduvos Website Address: www.eduvos.com   About: Eduvos is one of South Africa’s largest independent private higher education institutions …

Measuring the commercial value of your graduate programme

Graduate programmes require significant investment. The most recent SAGEA figures place the investment at R141 500 for the recruitment and development of each graduate.And yet very few graduate programme managers are able to answer the simple commercial question, “What do we get for our money?” Download PDF

Recording: Unpacking Graduate Attributes: Webinar One: ICT/Digital Literacy

As we prepare for a steady increase in roles that require analytical and interpersonal skills, our need to collaborate with thought leaders, employers and higher education is critical in ensuring that our graduates have the necessary foundational literacies, competencies to approach complex challenges, and qualities to approach the changing environment. In the World Economic Forum …

SAGEA Insights: Student Vac Work, Internship and Work Experience Programmes

In April of this year we invited SAGEA members to participate in a brief study to benchmark their vacation employment, internship and/or work experience programmes.  Detailed feedback was shared with those who participated in the study – here is a snapshot of some of the findings. View PDF

How can YOU save the careers of Generation Z?

Dr Paul Redmond* recently delivered a thought-provoking webinar via our INEUCS (International Network of Employers and University Careers Services) series, entitled “Back to their futures: working together to get Generation Z back on track”.  If you did not attend the session, please find a link to the recording, below, should you wish to watch it.  …

Graduate Institute of Financial Sciences (GIFS)

Name Graduate Institute of Financial Sciences (GIFS) Organisation Type Service Provider About As trailblazers and market leaders, Graduate Institute of …

Young graduate analysing data on laptop representing emerging careers

Career Service Dashboard

SAGEA keeps an up-to-date calendar of the universities’ academic calendar and Career Fairs. Members can access the dashboard for all the most recent details. Instructions: Launch the dashboard (it may take a while to load).You will note 3 tabs in the top right-hand corner – Career Fairs, Academic Calendar and Careers Service.  Select the required …

Recording – Unpacking Graduate Attributes Webinar 2: Curiosity is now available

Graduates entering the workplace are facing a new reality – both in terms of their professional and personal lives.  They need to find ways to survive and thrive within a disruptive world.  VUCA, 4IR, innovation and disruption require graduates (and employees overall) to pivot, innovate and disrupt in their fields of expertise.  While some companies …

Recording of Digital QNE – Adapting High Touch to High Tech in a Pandemic

Deloitte took the honours for two of SAGEA’s Student Choice Awards in 2020 – Best Digital Campaign and Best Website.  The awards were based on votes cast by students as part of our 2020 Candidate Insights research.  The Deloitte team shared the highlights of their Digital campaign with us as well as their journey as …