People Who Takes Digital Marketing Courses Have Great Chances to Become Self-Employed

Being self-employed isn’t a rarity any more. We can work remotely, from home, and stay connected with our teams, clients or employers.

If you’re your own boss, that means no employers, which can give you an extra layer of confidence, but don’t let that deceive you: being self-employed means you actually have to pay more attention to business management, while digital marketing can make or break your business.

Social media is a crucial part of digital marketing, but you also need to know about the importance of having a great landing page, developing a personal brand, customer engagement and connecting with influencers.

Let’s look into what self-employed professionals really need to know about digital marketing.

Social media can be your greatest ally.

Social media can be used to your advantage, but if you don’t know how to use it right, it could very well destroy your business. Be wise, patient, take time to develop skills, test out methods, stick to what works.

There are many social media platforms out there, too many for you to use all of them, so pick the ones that are most relevant to your business. Facebook, Twitter and Instagram are necessary in most cases, while you should also consider LinkedIn for B2B communicating, Reddit, if you want to promote your business to a large audience – or a niche audience, by using a specific sub-Reddit – Tumblr, Pinterest and many more.

Showcase your work. Talk to your audience, ask for their opinions, humbly accept criticism, give freebies. Most importantly, and this is something you should never disregard: be constant. In order to use social media for digital marketing, you need to use it regularly. Stay in your clients newsfeed, every day.

Be your own brand. Reach out.

You are your own brand, remember that, and you want your brand to be strong. You can’t be strong unless you don’t reach out to your audience and engage. How? By providing great content, special offers and discounts, limited time deals and sales, and don’t be scared to introduce yourself to customers, take part in comments and discussions.

Not just customers, but peers as well. Use your landing page and social media outlets to branch out, but, as was implied before, don’t spread yourself too thin, you could lose focus.

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Q&A sessions are a great way to stay in touch with your audience. Share stories. Include a blog on your landing page and invite guests to write for you, and offer to write for them as well. Offer newsletters and free tutorials. Give something extra with each purchase. All this will help you develop a brand that is long lasting and profitable.

Reaching out will help you establish an online presence, which is one of the cornerstones of running a successful business.

How to I get Digital Marketing courses

There are free and paid courses available online. You can register for a free Digital Marketing course here or check for available paid courses to study online or at a college.

Source: Brandignity

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Standard Bank Sales Receptionist Hillbrow Gauteng

Standard Bank is the largest bank in Africa and our highly visible brand, award-winning service, and strong global presence helps us maintain our market-leading position. We place huge value on the talent of our people to drive our continued success, and to support our plans for growth. We now need a talented and resourceful individual to help us fulfill our business objectives and build customer loyalty.

Job Purpose As one of the oldest and most successful financial institutions in the country, we’re always looking to hire dedicated, ambitious men and women to fill key future roles in our ever-growing organisation. One of those roles is as an officer frontline, the person at each branch who effortlessly fulfils a number of highly visible responsibilities (including Enquiries, Reception and a Teller role), while ensuring exceptional customer service. An Officer Frontline (which includes Enquiries, Reception and a Teller role) is responsible for providing exceptional customer service including efficient and accurate transactions. An Officer Frontline is a highly visible position in a bank branch, which is mainly spent interacting with customers.

Key Responsibilities/Accountabilities

  • Fulfilling a number of roles, such as enquiries, teller and reception area;
  • Providing the high-quality, efficient processing of customers’ financial transactions;
  • Ensuring that all customer queres are attended to efficiently

Preferred Qualification and Experience

  • Matric
  • 1 Year branch banking experience, with exposure to enquiries.
  • NQF level 5 qualification that is recognised on the FSB list of qualification

Knowledge/Technical Skills/Expertise

  • Knowledge of the bank’s laid-down policies and procedures related to sales.
  • Knowledge of the Code of Banking Practice.
  • Product knowledge.
  • General knowledge of products offered by the bank.
  • Knowledge of the functions performed by the branch.
  • Understanding and support of the bank’s multi-channel environment.

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Transport Admin Clerk Position Engen Pretoria

Permanent Position
To ensure the safe, efficient and effective reconciliation of Engen documentation with specific regard to Transport. To provide a service of excellence to our customers by meeting SLA’s.

Admin Learnerships
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Key Generic Accountabilities 
Business Operations
Distribution performed in line with prescribed operations/standing instructions and complies with OHS Act safety guidelines
Audit compliance
Provided effective customer service
SLA’s strictly adhered to
Manage Switchboard operations
Handle and register purchase orders on SAP
Register product and materials receipts and ensure proper financial processes
Register all vehicles as required
Organise and schedule meetings as required
Ensure Bulleting boards are updated and maintained
Completely process all deliveries as required
Process all work orders to completion

Specific Outcomes 
Process all work orders to completion
All documentation and correspondence filed to Std
Effective Query management
Make Terminal visitors and staff aware of procedural requirements Asset Management
Asset Register maintained and kept up to date
Raise and close all asset defects as required
Continuous Improvement initiatives documented Administration Control
Ensure that overtime sheets are completed accurately and timeously
Ensure all documentation is received and brought to finalization Relationship Management

Education & Experience 
Matric or equivalent Minimum of 1 to 2 year’s relevant admin experience

Knowledge, Skills & Attributes
Solution focused
SAP knowledge

Important Information 
1. The appointment will be made in line with Engen’s Employment Equity Strategy. 2. All applications must be submitted to the contact person/numbers provided & in the manner requested. 3. If not submitted by the closing date, your application will automatically not be considered. 4. Engen does not guarantee that you will be called for an interview or appointed by virtue of your application. 5. Engen reserves the right not to make an appointment.

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Receptionist (180301-12) – Thorburn
Job Title Receptionist
Business Unit / Division Thorburn Security Solutions
Job Type Classification Permanent
Location – Town / City Pretoria
Location – Province Gauteng
Location – Country South Africa
Location – Site Pretoria Office
Job Description

JOB DESCRIPTION: Tsebo Solutions Group are the largest provider of facilities services in Africa. Through our 37,000 staff and 41 offices in 25 countries, Tsebo manages our clients “non- core” services such as facilities management, cleaning, catering and security. This enables our clients to maintain focus on their own core operations without the distraction and cost of maintaining their business infrastructure. Tsebo clients benefit through reduced risk, cost and complexity, with improved transparency and productivity across our African and Middle East portfolio.

Position: Receptionist
Location: Pretoria
Category: Security

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Duties & Responsibilities To ensure that correspondence are neatly and accurately typed and filed accordingly
Typing of 45 words per minute
Ensure that operational documentation are maintained in respect of ISO Standards
Client liaison through verbal or written reports
Excellent telephone etiquette
Skills and Competencies Must be able to handle stressful situations
Ability to think on your feet
Assertive, Friendly and Professional
Good communication in both English
Qualifications Grade 12 certificate
PSIRA grade is not required
Previous reception experience (minimum 2 years)
Computer literacy essential
Basic financial understanding
Minimum of 1 year receptionist experience or receptionist diploma

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