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A graduate's business aims to remove plastic from cafés

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Read how university graduate Jo Mohan started a business to reduce plastic waste.


Work and Income can help you get a job

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Find out about job hunting support from Work and Income.


How Lisha Wellington found her calling as a home care assistant

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How Lisha Wellington became a home care assistant, and why she loves it.

 


Top 10 roles employers find hard to fill

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The 10 most popular roles to get trained up for today.


Where do you see yourself in five years?

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Why job interviewers ask 'Where do you see yourself in five years?’ and how you should answer.


Improve your CV by using action words

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Find out about action words and why you should use them in your CV.


How to get your job application past tracking software

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Stop software rejecting your job application.

 

 


Learn te reo Māori to improve your career chances

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Learning another language is good for your brain, but did you know it's also good for your career? 


Find the right job after graduating

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Graduate jobs let you learn about a job before you enter the workforce.


How to prepare for an audition-style job interview

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In an audition-style job interview you demonstrate the skills you’re being interviewed about.