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A health career that lets you stand tall

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Find out how far a podiatry career can take you, with AUT's podiatry clinical educator Megan Catterall.


IT isn’t only for the super-technical

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Working in information and communications technology (ICT) can involve more than wrangling code. Find out about the wide range of jobs in the industry.


Health careers to start your heart

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If the thought of a calm, quiet and routine nine-to-five job makes your heart sink, a health career could be perfect for you.


Making the most of career expos

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Career expos are a good place to explore career information and ideas. Help your young person get the most out of an expo with these handy tips.


Take a voyage of discovery to find a great career

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Getting involved in a range of projects can land you an ace job like Amanda Wood, whose role as head of product at Trade Me motors keeps her on her toes. 


Some IT jobs need your exceptional people skills

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Can you share your vision and bring others along with you? See how Jessica Ellingham landed her perfect role co-ordinating people as Product Manager for Trade Me property - though she started out in a less than perfect job! 


Break through the IT barrier

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Grace Benedek-Rooney's passion for technology helped her overcome the stereotype of IT being just for men.


How to get paid what you're worth

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We all want to be paid what we’re worth, but sometimes it can be tough to achieve. Get some tips on how to make it happen.


Kickstart your career journey with an organisation that's right for you

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If, like Mike Berry, you struggle to work out what you want to do, you can read about the steps he took to solve his dilemma and land a super special technical role as delivery manager with Trade Me Motors. 


We answer the top five questions parents have about NCEA

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As a parent you are likely to be new to the world of NCEA and there’s no denying there’s a lot to learn! Read on – we’re answering the top five NCEA questions we receive from parents.