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Network into a job with the perfect elevator pitch

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Learn how to create your elevator pitch – a spoken summary of the experience and skills you can offer an employer. 


If you’re job hunting it’s time to clean up your social media

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Find out how to use social media as a tool to get jobs.


Give fruit picking a go!

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The horticulture industry needs 30,000 seasonal workers – could you be one of them?


How to choose good referees when job hunting

Work experience supervisors make good referees

Tips on choosing the right referee to help you get that job.


How to find work experience in the tech sector

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Work experience in the tech sector can be hard to get, but here are some options you can try.


How to soothe your job interview nerves

Job interview nerves

Do job interviews make you cringe with nerves? Here’s how to soothe your interview anxiety.


How to stand out on LinkedIn

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Could a LinkedIn profile be the key to getting your next job?


11 tips for an awesome job interview

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Follow these interview tips to increase your chances of getting the job.


5 steps to ace an informal interview

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Having a coffee with a potential employer might help you get your next job.


What employability skills do rangatahi need to succeed?

Did you know there are some key employability skills that help rangatahi (young people) have a better chance of getting a foot in the door of a Māori business? Māori businesses clue us into the skills they need from our rangatahi.