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PRESENTING YOURSELF TO THE LABOUR MARKET: BRAND AND ADVERTISE YOURSELF

  • Detailed Personal Profile: Upload a detailed personal profile at no cost. Include a copy of your CV, reference letters and your portfolio. You can also upload a 30 second video clip to introduce yourself to prospective employers.
  • Under the magnifying glass of companies: Companies will directly access your CV. You will therefore come to the direct attention of the human resource departments of companies, thereby enhancing your chances of employment.
  • Software Provider: TalenTech is one of the foremost vendors of human resources related software in South Africa. Every company that buys our software will have access to your personal profile. Your availability as candidate will therefore be advertised over a very broad spectrum of companies.
  • Exclusivity: TalenTech focuses on the niche market sector of qualified candidates or students working towards a qualification. Stand tall with your peers to be noted by companies scouting for these highly sought after employees.
  • Students: If you are a student, upload your profile on TalenTech while studying, to be identified very early in your academic career by companies for bursaries, working holidays, internships and possible future employment.

ACCESS AND SECURITY

  • Privacy: To protect your privacy, your personal details e.g. name, name of employer, etc. are only available to companies by request. Only after you have provided your consent, will companies have full access to your personal information.
  • Access to Personal Profile: Candidates will be able to access their personal profiles anytime, anywhere via computer, PDA or Smartphone to update personal information, communicate with a prospective employer or even to participate in a virtual interview. TalenTech is accessible 24/7
  • General Access: Access TalenTech 24/7 from your PC or cellphone from any time zone
  • Head Hunting: Top level senior managers are able to log onto a secure environment in order to make themselves available for confidential senior placements or to contact TalenTech directly. The privacy of these individuals is obviously an important requirement. The whole process is therefore kept anonymous and is managed in complete confidentiality.
  • Receive Job Alerts Anywhere Anytime: Candidates have the option to be notified of jobs being advertised that meet their specific requirements as defined by their selected options.

ASSISTANCE TO CANDIDATES

  • Candidate Skills: Guidelines to write a letter of application, CV’s and résumés as well as practical examples of these are provided. Guiding principles on how to prepare for and conduct an interview with examples and model answers to frequently asked questions are also provided.
  • Psychometric Testing: We offer you an online psychometric test which will assist you in making an informed career choice and set you on the right path.
  • Career Information: Information on a wide variety of careers is offered enabling Candidates to match their personality profiles to career requirements ensuring the best possible fit.
  • Networking Channels: Candidates will be able to integrate their personal profiles with other social networking channels e.g. Facebook, LinkedIn.

ONLINE INTERVIEW

Prospective employers can schedule and conduct an online interview with candidates saving both prospective employer and employee time and money.

 

How To Register With TalenTech

  • Click “Register” next to “CANDIDATES” at the top of this section, provide the necessary detail and mail. You will then receive notification from TalenTech that your account has been activated and what you need to do to complete your Personal Profile.
  • Contact one of our friendly consultants at:

Frequently Asked Questions

WHAT WILL IT BENEFIT ME IF I LIST MY CV ON TalenTech?

A very brief summary of some of the benefits is provided here:

  • You will come to the direct attention of Human Resource Departments of numerous South African and overseas companies.
  • TalenTech focuses on the niche market sector of qualified individuals, which is emphasised in our discussions with companies when explaining our positioning in the market place. Companies value properly qualified employees and you can therefore regard yourself to be in a position of “exclusivity” when registering your CV with TalenTech.
  • Students registered with higher education institutions can upload their CV’s on TalenTech, thereby coming to the attention of companies scouting for candidates for e.g. possible future employment, the awarding of bursaries, working holidays and internships.
  • You can search jobs advertised on TalenTech and can receive job alerts on positions that might interest you.
  • You can conduct a virtual interview with a prospective employer, saving you time and money.
  • Please see “Your Portal of Choice” for a detailed description of benefits.

HOW MUCH DOES IT COST?

There is no cost involved for Candidates.

WHO HAS ACCESS TO MY “PERSONAL PROFILE”?

Should a company be interested to access your Personal Profile, you will receive an email requesting your permission. Only after you have responded by mail, will the company be able to obtain access. No personal information will therefore be made available unless you have given your permission. No personal information will therefore be made available unless you have given your permission.

HOW DO I REGISTER?

Simply click on “Register” next to “CANDIDATES” at the top, provide the detail requested and mail. You will then receive notification from TalenTech that your account has been activated and what you need to do to complete your Personal Profile. Companies perform searches on the basis of the information provided in the Personal Profile. It is therefore in your own interest to provide all detail requested as well as a 30 second video clip and references.

WHAT IS MY PERSONAL PROFILE?

TalenTech allows you to brand yourself by providing the following information:

  • Personal details
  • Employment equity
  • Skills summary
  • Education
  • Employment history
  • Portfolio fo evidence
  • Achievements
  • Career objectives
  • Photo
  • Video clip
  • Referee evaluations

WHAT IS “MY VIDEO CLIP?”

This a 30 second video clip (use your cellphone to make the video and upload it) in which you introduce yourself to your prospective employer.

IS MY INFORMATION SECURE?

TalenTech has made every effort to ensure that your personal profile is secure. Apart from encrypting the data that is provided to us, TalenTech also implements several other procedures to ensure secure information.

HOW CAN I UNSUBSCRIBE FROM TalenTech?

You can perform one of the following:

  • Change your notification settings.
  • Set your profile to “inactive”.
  • Notify TalenTech at [email protected]

WHAT KIND OF ASSISTANCE DOES TalenTech OFFER ME?

Apart from friendly and committed personnel that will attend to your needs, you are provided with the following:

  • State of the art technology to introduce yourself to the market place by means of your Personal Profile, which inter alia includes your CV, a video-clip, and references.
  • The online interview facility will save you time and most probably also travel and/or subsistence cost to meet with your future employer.
  • Articles on current topics will be published.
  • You are also provided with guidelines on how to prepare a Personal Profile with a professional touch and how to prepare and conduct the interview, the opportunity to search jobs advertised by companies and to receive alerts informing you on possible options.
  • In the last instance, but maybe most important, TalenTech will endeavour to open your candidacy up to as many companies in South Africa and overseas as possible.

MORE QUESTIONS?

You can perform one of the following:

HOW TO BRAND YOURSELF

DOCUMENTATION TO BE INCLUDED IN OUR APPLICATION:

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CURRICULUM VITAE:

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RÉSUMÉ:

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COVERING LETTER:

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THE INTERVIEW:

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