5 Free App’s to Help you get a Job

Job Search Online Convenience 

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Job searching can be intensive and exhausting if you don’t have the right tools! Job seekers using a Smartphone or a tablet can now let technology help in the hunt.

Specialized Apps have been created to search databases, send specialized notifications, assist in creating a CV, track applications and even provide insider information!

Reconsider pounding the pavement for your next position. Switching tactics can have you scrolling through the opportunities online conveniently from right where you are. Download these 5 Free Apps to turn your time waiting for the train, at the clinic, or during coffee breaks into opportunities to find the job you need.

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Positive Disruption in South Africa

Disrupting Doesn’t Mean Destroying

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Disruption can be a force of good that changes lives for the better. To do this it must move beyond shock-value, bypass simply breaking convention, and avoid destruction and vandalism.

There are numerous historical examples of individuals, groups, and even business’s choosing to interrupt the status quo in order to draw attention to rules, laws, and social practices which are discriminatory, damaging, or in need of being reworked.

In general, when any deviation from the accepted norms appears or is voiced, it is viewed by the majority, somewhere on the scale from suspicion to outright hostility. This is demonstrated in the case of past accomplishments such as outlawing child labour, extending the right to vote to women and achieving flight. It is seen in smaller shifts too, such as regulated working hours, use of automobiles, and placing computers in classrooms.

South Africa’s history is full of noteworthy, remarkable, and inspirational individuals whom have dared to disrupt to bring positive change! Extending the concept of positive disrupters out to include companies and social entrepreneurs let us zoom in on three positive disrupters at work in Gauteng currently.

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Large-Scale & Well-Known Disruptions by the Entrepreneur

Good ideas reach around the Globe

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When a disruption emerges as a result of an entrepreneur it can create powerful affects on the economy, the way we do business, and even how we interact with each other.

For large scale success, an entrepreneur must uncover and fill a true gap in the market. If they manage to hit upon a product solution or service which effectively addresses an underlying need and market their innovation well it can spread by word-of-mouth, gaining recognition and reaching around the world.

Inspiration starts close to home

Major game changers tend to start looking for ways to resolve problems that they experience in their own lives.

They use their own negative situation or problem as inspiration and direct creative energy at solving it in the future for both themselves and for others who face similar circumstances.

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A How-To-Guide for Your 1st Smartphone

What are the possibilities? Smartphones are the Future Now

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If you have just bought a Smartphone, congratulations!

Smartphones are becoming increasingly ubiquitous because of the possibilities they hold. While phone calls and SMS’s can still be made using one, the capability and functions of modern tech goes far beyond the role of traditional phone. In case you did not know, Smartphones are multi-tasking champions! Here are just a few of the things which your new Smartphone can be used for:

  • Looking for Job Opportunities and becoming Work-Ready
  • Entertainment & Accessing the news and information that you want to know
  • Organizing your work/school schedule
  • Further Education
  • Staying current & relevant in Modern Culture
  • Connected to & Competitive within a Global Community

Learning how to get the most from your Smartphone

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Being Work-Ready in Today’s World

The Modern Mobile Job Seeker

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You no longer need to waste time and money, travelling around knocking on each businesses’ door only to be told that there are no job vacancies available or that the manager is not available. Make finding and getting a job easy with your Smartphone or Tablet.

While many use a Smartphone for communication and entertainment increasing numbers of people are utilizing personal tech devices to help them find a job and become “Work Ready”. Prestigio offers technology which features everything you will need to place online employment opportunities within your reach. From your initial search, application preparation and submission, and even finding your way to the interview venue, this can all be achieved with smart technology. You no longer need an expensive laptop for your career to be successful.

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Enable your Children to become World Ready

Technology Everywhere!

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Becoming familiar with technology can help enable your children to avail themselves of educational tools and master the tech skills needed for the World of today and tomorrow.

The use of technology has spread across every aspect of Life and is only growing! It affects the way we work and do business in our professional sphere, how we connect with friends and family, the organizing of our schedules, how we navigate the physical world, how we become more conscious-consumers, how education from preschool to university takes place and beyond.

Equipping Our Children for the Future

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How to Protect your Child Online

Promoting online discoveries not disasters

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Keeping Our Children safe is a priority in our physical reality and in the cyber world. We have all seen plenty of scary headlines featuring examples of perpetrators skulking online to prey on the naive. The best defense is offense and as Parents we can and ought to take a pro-active approach to keeping our Families safe.

The Internet can be an amazing educational resource, which can allow your child to become World Ready. However, it must be explored with guidance from those who know better. Here is a Safety Guide for Parents to help your child get the most and not the worst.

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Top 5 Apps for Students

Whether you are still in school or within tertiary education these Free Apps can help you stay organized, manage, and succeed at being a student.

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Being a Student requires a complex juggling and balance act. Achieving the grades you want, keeping up with your friends, and maintaining contact with your family are all important parts of Student Life (add to this taking care of your physical well-being which includes regular exercise).

If only there were smart-devices to help you manage all of your responsibilities and further your goals!

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Affordable Personal Entertainment

All work and no play makes for a dull day

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Entertainment is an important part of Life as it can be an healthy escape, stimulate thought, further education and provide a medium over which we can socialise. With our Tablets and Smartphones; Prestigio puts affordable entertainment within reach. Prestigio devices feature all the capabilities that you need to access the entertainment you want.

 

What is your favourite way to be entertained?

Whether you enjoy full-length movies, music and short videos, sport, educational talks or games there are now ways to access all of these not only through the Internet but also through simple easy to use Apps (there are apps out there that you can use offline without going through your data).

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How Important is Brand to You?

Purchasing Power

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Customers are given an astounding range of options when it comes to technology and consumer goods, albeit it can feel like a pricy-hurdle is always included in the fine print. How do you spend your purchasing power? How important is brand to you in what you decide to buy?

Do you overlook options and choose purely on brand?

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