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Jobopenings.co.ug has rebranded to Ujuzingo to reflect growth and target a wider global audience. The rebrand to Ujuzingo reflects the way the brand has grown and expanded in recent years.   We are transitioning from a local job-board to bring remote job opportunities to our users and have our services enjoyed by a global audience, for this reason we have also changed from a  country code top-level domain (ccTLD)...
Whether you’re applying to a new job or sending in an updated resume, you can bet your potential employer will want to see a cover letter included with your application materials. So what should go into your cover letter? What do employers look for in this seemingly simple piece of writing? Here are the key components recruiters will be looking for in your cover letter. Who you are When you’re writing your cover letter,...
There’s nothing quite like the feeling of walking into an interview, shaking hands with your interviewer, and sitting down for what will likely be one of the most stressful moments of your life. Job interviews are an intense experience, but when you prepare in advance, you can make sure that your interview goes as smoothly as possible so that you land the job you want (and deserve!). As a hiring manager, I’ve interviewed...
While many job candidates may turn their noses up at temporary employment opportunities, sometimes these jobs can be beneficial to your career. For example, if you’re trying to break into a new industry or are on the hunt for your first job out of college, taking temporary positions might help you make the connections necessary to land your dream job in the future. Here are five other advantages of taking temporary jobs that might...