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If, like Mike Berry, you struggle to work out what you want to do, you can read about the steps he took to solve his dilemma and land a super special technical role as delivery manager with Trade Me Motors. 


You’re not alone in your job search with Work Connect

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Find out how our Work Connect programme helped Bassant Taha get a job in New Zealand.


Work Connect key to getting a job for Fahad Zubair

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Find out how our Work Connect programme helped Fahad Zubair get a job in New Zealand.


Dream IT job achieved with the help of Work Connect

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Find out how our Work Connect programme helped Malaysian IT professional Rebecca Ng get a job in New Zealand.


Website updates

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Since June 2017, we have been making rolling improvements to our website and suite of free online career-planning tools.


We answer the top five questions parents have about NCEA

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As a parent you are likely to be new to the world of NCEA and there’s no denying there’s a lot to learn! Read on – we’re answering the top five NCEA questions we receive from parents.


Poor NCEA results – does this mean a change of subjects or direction is a good idea?

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If your teenager had their heart set on a particular course or career, but didn’t get the required NCEA results, find out how to help them explore all their options. 


How do I understand my daughter's NCEA results?

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Continuing our Q & A series – answering questions from parents about their teen's work and learning choices.


Help your teen choose a career they'll love

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Learn about the top 10 questions to ask when having a career chat with your teen


My teen wants to leave school after bad NCEA results – help!

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If your teen wants to leave school after poor NCEA results, find out how to work this through with them and get ideas of places that can help.