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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.

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.

Why are these 7 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.

How can you get experience without a job?

Q & A with Careers NZ

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

Setting your sights on an environmentally sustainable career

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Do you want to contribute to a sustainable environment through your work? Check out the multiple green career possibilities in our rapidly changing world.

Migrants get ready to join the workforce with Work Connect

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Work Connect is an Auckland-based, 10-hour career coaching and employment mentoring programme run by Careers New Zealand.

How to land a job as a television presenter

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Have you dreamed of becoming a TV presenter but aren’t sure how to get there? We spoke to Sonny Ngatai – TV presenter on Hahana, who shared his story, some realities of the job, and gave us some great tips on how to get into the industry.