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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 teen 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.


Self-management skills key to securing that job

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Keeping calm under pressure is a vital self-management skill that employers respect. Find out how to show employers you are in control so you can get or keep that job.


Mentoring from business leaders helps break employment barriers

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Find out about business mentoring initiatives that help students break down barriers and have the best opportunities for employment.


Auckland pilot cements Work Connect roll out

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More than 200 skilled migrants and international students have benefited from Work Connect – now the programme is heading to other main centres.


Should my son follow his dad's advice and go to university?

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


Making young people more employable

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Tips on helping young people develop employability skills so they have better employment opportunities.


Right subject choice key to career opportunities

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Find out how to support young people making decisions about what to study.


Why are these seven skills so important to employers?

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How do some people get jobs over others? We tell you about the seven employability skills employers want to see that will get you ahead of the rest.