You can now go to jail for faking a degree on your CV – or claiming a qualification you don't have on LinkedIn or Twitter

An update to South Africa's National Qualifications Framework has introduced criminal offences for the first time, and a false claim of a tertiary education can now be a very big deal – whether or not it gets you a job.

This one new trick will improve your chances of landing a job via LinkedIn

Searching for a new job looks very different in this era. Instead of hand-delivered CVs, an always-on LinkedIn profile now notifies recruiters when you’re open to new opportunities.