Career development

Guide
15 February 2017

This tool has been designed to help New Zealand policy practitioners articulate their policy skills profile.

Guide
15 February 2017

This tool has been designed as a team planning and development tool for policy managers in the New Zealand public service.

Report
23 November 2016

This report uses big data analysis of 2.7 million job advertisements to provides insights into the patterns of skills young people now require to navigate complex and uncertain working lives.

Report
11 November 2016

Provides practical insights and activities that build both ‘hard’ tech skills and ‘soft’ people, creativity and entrepreneurial capabilities.

Report
1 November 2016

This roadmap highlights, in an accessible way, some existing and emerging digital technologies and their potential to create deeper and authentic learning opportunities in school and post-school...

Report
13 June 2016

Estimates the number of jobs that would be created in by the renewable energy policies of each party as at 10 June 2016.

2016
Harington, Phil

A close and reliable connection between sociology and social work seems plausible, indeed sensible but it has seldom been run smoothly. Indeed it has in various settings become insufferable, messy and even fractured. The article melds two sets of observations based on a career being a...

2016
Donnar, Glen

Focusing on The Expendables films, I identify the importance of discourses of professional and cultural redundancy in 'geri-action', an emergent subgenre of Hollywood action film that has revitalised the careers of ageing action stars such as Sylvester Stallone and Arnold...

Report
11 December 2015

This report reviews the future implications of emerging technology for the labour force. In particular, it looks at how the “computerisation” of work is likely to impact the labour market more...

Survey
30 November 2015

More than half of young people believe there are barriers which will prevent them reaching their goals when they leave school, according to this report.