Posts Tagged ‘workforce’

New Zealand’s economy leaves Australia in its wake

While Australia bemoans a massive Budget deficit and deep cuts to many areas of science, welfare and education, our cousins across the Tasman are finding things are much rosier.   Courtesy of information from Statistics New Zealand and Deloitte Access Economics, here’s a summary of the current New Zealand economy:   Economic growth prospects are…

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Career Development: We’ve come a long way

  When I was a student, Career Development was not a topic I ever heard discussed. My school had a careers advisor and that person would, so it seemed to me, review a student’s subject results and then recommend a likely job or profession.   In 1980’s Hobart, my recollection of the options were something…

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