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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.


Careers that use te reo Māori

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


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.


Skills in demand: working with data

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


Success after a hard breakup

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Lionel Taito-Matamua didn’t let separation get in the way of his career goals.


How to have a career discussion with your manager

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Find out how to talk to your manager about career development.


How to use your banking skills after automation

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Get ready to move into new roles when banking gets automated. 


Raukawa Paama – plumbing apprentice

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Raukawa Paama talks about her plumbing apprenticeship and why she thinks more women should get into a trade.


5 surprising careers in construction

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Here are five jobs in construction that could change your ideas about the industry.