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Seasonal jobs for the New Zealand summer (Part 2)

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Welcome to Part 2 of our summer jobs series, where we’ll talk about three more popular summer job options.

Is fees-free tertiary education calling you to study?

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Thinking about study in 2018? Here's what you need to know about choosing study and whether you're eligible for fees-free tertiary education.


Learners don't have to sacrifice summer for a seasonal job

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


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.


Show employers that to get the job, you want to learn

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Changes in technology are rapid these days, so a willingness to learn and adapt is what employers need from new hires.


Top tips to prepare for a successful job interview

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If a new job is on the cards for you this year, doing some groundwork will set you up for success. Planning is particularly important for the interview process.


Live, laugh, share – volunteer

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Volunteering creates positive change in our society and is also good for developing your skills and exploring job possibilities.


Resilience skills top of employers' wish list for new hires

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Strong resilience skills are good for business.


How to convince employers you’re a team player

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Tips to convince employers you're a team player so your CV won't get overlooked.


Help! My young person is choosing university for the wrong reasons

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