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Career lesson plan: School subjects and careers

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A lesson plan to encourage Year 9-10 learners to think about careers when choosing NCEA subjects.


Build your personal brand when job hunting

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Use your personal brand to get noticed in a crowded job market.


How to have a career discussion with your manager

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Find out how to talk to your manager about career development.


Quiz: Are you prepared for your job hunt?

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Answer 10 questions to discover how ready you are for job hunting.


How to work with a recruiter to find a job

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Recruiters can make your job search easier, so here are a few tips about working with them


How to help tertiary learners change their course

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Tertiary learners need the right advice when they want to change courses.


Spotlight on Krumboltz's planned happenstance theory

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Applying Krumboltz’s theory of planned happenstance can help your clients turn chance events into opportunities.


How to use your banking skills after automation

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Get ready to move into new roles when banking gets automated. 


Raukawa Paama – plumbing apprentice

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Raukawa Paama talks about her plumbing apprenticeship and why she thinks more women should get into a trade.


How to get a job after prison or a criminal conviction

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Tips for finding work if you have a criminal record.