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Monday, April 12, 2021

Degree vs experience: Which will get you a better job in New Zealand?

Is getting a degree enough to land the job of your dreams? In 2019, maybe not. 

Busting myths about boarding schools

Two schools correct some common misconceptions around boarding, proving that modern boarding schools are safe, fun and supportive environments for students to learn and grow.

Virtual reality tool helps upskill jobseekers

Virtual reality technology is being used to boost training and employment opportunities in New Zealand.

Next steps: How do I…?

We answer some common questions you might have about leaving home and getting established in tertiary education.

How to study like a boss

You’re not likely to be assigned a personal assistant while working or studying, so here are some tips on how to make the most of each day.

Four clever apps for Te Wiki o te Reo Māori

Te Wiki o te Reo Māori (Māori Language Week) is a good time to take another look at some smart software than can help you learn te reo.

Teen millionaire thinks you’re at risk of being ‘mediocre’

Teen entrepreneur Jack Bloomfield says that uni is not the be all and end all of education.

How to snag a scholarship

There are literally thousands of scholarships, grants and awards available - if you know where to find them. 

Good financial terms to know

Yes, we get it, the world of finance can be a foreign language! But if you have an idea of some key financial terms, it could well help you, not only in your career, but also in your life.

How a bridging or foundation course could help you

If you are thinking about doing a polytechnic or university course but don’t have enough NCEA credits, you could consider doing a bridging or foundation course.


The Privacy Act 2020 was passed by Parliament on 26 June...

Notifiable privacy breaches The main thing to consider is that the legal requirements of responding to a privacy breach are changing. The new Act will...