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Making the most of career expos

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


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.


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. 


Help your young person choose a career they'll love

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


Don’t let New Year’s resolutions freak you out!

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The start of a New Year always fires us up – we make resolutions and share them with others. Find out how to keep the enthusiasm going past January.


One day I had a dream... and work experience got me one step closer

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Porchers Marsters’ dynamic video application of how she’d love to help the next generation build a better future won her a day’s work experience with Robett Hollis, an entrepreneurial giant in the media, tech and startup world.


7 careers with a promising future

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Computers are revolutionising the world of work, so it’s important to choose a career that will survive their impact.

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

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