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Spotlight on Parsons' trait and factor theory

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Use Parsons’ trait and factor theory to guide clients towards a fulfilling career.


Why employers need to engage with school learners

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Talk to schools to find future workers before you get short staffed.


Help clients overcome “yeah but” syndrome

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 Tips for when your client has a “yeah but” mindset that’s holding them back.

 


Job of the month - landscape architect

Job of the month infographic

Download an infographic exploring key facts about landscape architects to share with your clients and learners.


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. 


Job of the month – lift technician

Job of the month infographic

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


Talking about our jobs in te reo Māori

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


Middle-skill jobs are disappearing

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Why middle-skill workers are in low-skilled jobs.


Top 10 most searched for jobs on careers.govt.nz

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Check out the 10 most popular jobs on our website.


Spotlight on Super’s self-concept theory

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Super’s theory of self-concept can help your clients at different stages of their career development.