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Year 13 – a bittersweet feeling

In two days blogger Kate will be going back to school, for the last time ever, for her first day as a Year 13.


Labour shortage fears for America’s Cup boat builder

Boat builder Southern Spars warns a “chronic” labour shortage may stall the speed of progress on work for the 2021 America’s Cup.

Why you are getting no job application feedback

Give me some job application feedback ... Pleeease!!!



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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