*Great news for all those who love turning pages! *
Careers Magazine, South Africa’s youth-led and youth-owned monthly magazine
is back on shelf, with a bumper issue (October and November), following a
hiatus because of the Covid-19 lockdown. The magazine had exclusively moved
to digital, but the publisher is confident there is still an appetite for
print amongst its target market, whose primary audience is between 18 and
“Apart from touch and feel, magazines allow for longer format, in-depth
articles and also great for collecting and sharing as our content is not
dated,” says Nkokheli Lindazwe, Careers Magazine’s general manager.
He said while the online uptake is good, print was an important part of the
content delivery mix with video content on the social media platforms also
proving to be popular.
“We are excited to be back and serving the country’s majority – young
people. We have great plans in the works to make Careers even more
accessible and indispensable to more and more youths, especially during
this time of great change and upheaval,” Lindazwe says.
The new issue is a massive 124 pages with popular financial journalist
Arabile Gumede as its cover, sharing his inspiring story of how he become
one of the best in his field. The double issue is also brimming with
valuable information from how to save as a student, how to survive learning
online, to inspiring interviews with prominent figures such as incoming
University of Witwatersand Vice Chancellor Professor Zeblon Vilakazi and
medical aesthetician Dr Nandipha Magudumana.
There’s also an opportunity to win a brand new Playstation 5 gaming
console, shopping vouchers and data as part of Careers Magazine new survey.
Careers Magazine is targeted at young South Africans at various
decision-making stages for their job path, education, skills development,
The October/November print edition is available on shelf from 30 October
2020 from be Pick n Pay, Woolworths, and Spar. The e-edition can also be
purchased on the magazine’s website, www.careersmagazine.co.za
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