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The future is bright for non-degree science, engineering and trades careers

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With the first year of tertiary study – or first two years of industry training – now fees free for many school leavers, it’s a great time to get into a career in science, engineering, technology and the trades.


Interview tip – how to answer the Treaty of Waitangi question

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How to answer questions relating to the Treaty of Waitangi in a job interview.


7 careers with a promising future

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Computers are revolutionising the world of work, so it’s important to choose a career that will survive their impact.

Help your child get through NCEA study stress

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


How can you get experience without a job?

Q & A with Careers NZ

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


How to motivate your young person to find a job they’ll love

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


Is distance learning right for you?

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Studying for a tertiary qualification is a big commitment, so it's important to make sure that the study method you choose is right for you. If you would like to study but are unsure about going to university, distance learning might be a good option.