What’s in a Name? The Story Behind NumberTrend

W’ve been asked on several occasions about the name NumberTrend. So, let’s break it down. For us, a company focused on matching job seekers with employers in Africa, it’s all about the numerical analysis and movement of Africa's economic and jobs data: Employment, unemployment, youth unemployment, literacy, GDP, salaries, new firm creation, entrepreneurship, labor force participation, ea..

Tips for Researching Potential Employers

Whether you’ve just started an online job search or are preparing for an upcoming job interview, learning as much as you can about potential employers can help you to make smarter, well-informed decisions as well as make a good impression. After all, knowing that a company is a good or bad match for your skills, personality, or career path could lead to a position you love as well as save..

Overcoming Barriers to a Job Interview

Conducting an online job search has numerous advantages over the old-fashioned job hunt where you’d scour newspaper ads and later approach human resources clerks in person — a task that required a great deal of research, time, and travel. Today, online job listings are easy to search. Simply find a good match and submit your application with a click of a button.