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5 surprising careers in food and fibre

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Here are five jobs in food and fibre that could change your ideas about the industry.


Entrepreneurial competitions help you run a successful business

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If you want to start a business, entrepreneurial competitions can give you the skills to succeed.


Spotlight on Bandura’s social learning theory

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Understand Bandura’s social learning theory and help your clients find positive role models and gain confidence. 


Careers that use te reo Māori

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Te reo Māori is an important language for jobs across many sectors.


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? 


Get your best start back at work after unemployment

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How to return to work successfully after a long spell of unemployment.


Job of the month – lift technician

Job of the month

Download an infographic exploring key facts about lift technicians to share with your clients and learners.


Skills in demand: working with data

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Data skills are transferable across industries and demand for workers is high.


Diversity in the workplace - it's good for business

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Celebrating diversity and encouraging tolerance in the workplace creates a successful business. 


Talking about our jobs in te reo Māori

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Learn how to talk about your job in te reo Māori.