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How staying active at uni has kept me sane

Applied for courses? Check. Hall of residence application? Check. Sign up for university sports team? Huh?


Forest development plan to bring more than 100 jobs to Rotorua

More than 100 jobs and millions of dollars of private investment have been promised for the Whakarewarewa Forest development, new details have revealed.

The apprentice who took over the company

James Barber never envisioned himself as a business owner.


NCEA English students ‘stressed out’ by online computer glitch

More than 3000 students have been hit by a computer glitch which left many "stressed out" in their first big external exam.


Just say ‘yes’: the secret to beginning a great career in...

Kodie North encourages aspiring hairdressers to grab every opportunity during their apprenticeship – a philosophy that is certainly paying off for one of HITO’s talented apprentices.

New research busts earnings myth

New research has again busted the myth that university graduates are always financially better off than apprentices and trainees.

Apprenticeships and training a tertiary education success story

A new study uncovering the real cost of tertiary education clearly demonstrates New Zealand's industry training and apprenticeship system is the education sector's hidden gem.

Driver shortage being addressed

Efforts to ease the driver shortage in the road transport industry has attracted significant numbers of female students to a Commercial Road Transport Programme being held at Manukau Institute of Technology.

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