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School and Mental Health: A Student Perspective

What is school really doing to our mental health? Sarah investigates aspects of a high school education, highlighting its possible negative impact on New Zealand youth.

Jobs

How volunteering can help your career

This week, as volunteers are celebrated for the contributions they make to our communities, it’s an apt time to remember that volunteering brings benefits to those giving their time too.

Diving into the dream career

Former Dive Zone student Shona hasn’t looked back since beginning her career in diving.

Education

“University is not the only option” – an on-the-job training success...

On-the-job training provides a good alternative to university study for many and is helping to plug skill shortages in many sectors.

Training

Apprenticeship vs degree – who earns more in a lifetime?

An apprenticeship and career in the trades is just as financially lucrative across a lifetime as a university degree, according to a new report by economic think tank BERL.

Fees Free: From Famine to Feast?

Jody Hopkinson weighs opinion on the Government’s new fees-free tertiary education policy.

What’s the fuss about STEM?

ANNIE GRAHAM-RILEY looks at why graduates in the science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) subjects are in such hot demand.

Apprenticeship kick-starts beautiful career

Machaela Robbins says her HITO beauty therapy apprenticeship has been “rewarding and fun”.

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How volunteering can help your career

This week, as volunteers are celebrated for the contributions they make to our communities, it’s an apt time to remember that volunteering brings benefits to those giving their time too.
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