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Advice for migrants: How to prepare for an interview in New Zealand

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Find out how to prepare for a New Zealand job interview where you will usually be assessed on your behaviour in previous work situations.


Advice for migrants: How to settle into a new job in New Zealand

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You've got the job, now find out about what you need to know to help you settle in during your first weeks.


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.


Impress employers with your strong thinking skills

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Find out how to let employers know you have great thinking skills by showing them that you can solve problems, form opinions and have new ideas.


Don’t let New Year’s resolutions freak you out!

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The start of a New Year always fires us up – we make resolutions and share them with others. Find out how to keep the enthusiasm going past January.


One day I had a dream... and work experience got me one step closer

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Porchers Marsters’ dynamic video application of how she’d love to help the next generation build a better future won her a day’s work experience with Robett Hollis, an entrepreneurial giant in the media, tech and startup world.


Goal setting to fix feeling like a failure

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


Why work experience is so important

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Work experience in part-time jobs while at university can make all the difference when it comes to applying for graduate positions.


How to make your CV stand out in a sea of online job applications

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Technology has taken the job search online. We take a look at how you can take advantage of technology and tailor your application to get your CV to the top of the pile.