My Next Move
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My Next Move

Helping school students to discover, explore and connect to the world of work.

My Next Move connects local high schools and businesses, showing rangatahi about the world of work so they can make the right decisions about their future. 

What We Do

Students Presenting An Idea


Informing and connecting young people who are planning their next move.

Discover what your possibilities are – what you’re passionate about, what careers and opportunities are out there, and what you might like to study. 

Explore what opportunities exist for you – what study options, industries and jobs might interest you.

Connect with the world of work – get insight into what different jobs involve, and gain work experience or on-the-job learning.

Chinese School Students


Connecting local high schools and businesses.

Showing rangatahi about the world of work so they can make the right decisions about their future.

Employer engagement is most effective when it starts early and is ongoing. Contact us to learn about the range of events we can help you facilitate at your school!

  • Connect you to guest speakers
  • Inspiring the Future sessions
  • School visits and talks
  • Site visits
  • Work experience/exploration
  • In-person or online events
Inspiring The Future


Showcase your industry to future talent

  • Promote your business/industry to school students and their whanau; what jobs exist, and the skills you’re looking for
  • Have a meaningful impact on young lives
  • Help grow the local workforce with work-ready youth
  • Act as a Role Model or mentor for school careers event

Contact us to learn about the range of options.

Upcoming Events

Tradies Academy

06 Jul 2022

We fully get that at the best of times, being a tradie business owner is tough and with the addit...

Thriving in a World of Relentless Demands

13 Jul 2022

It seems like the world is getting busier than ever. But where does all that busy-ness get you? A...

Not-for-Profit: Anger Management

13 Jul 2022

What is anger? Learn the biology of anger and how to manage and control tempers with both interna...

Introduction to Te Reo Māori

19 Jul 2022

Familiarize ourselves to some of the fundamentals of Te Reo Māori for those starting their reo jo...

Not-For-Profit: Anxiety Management

20 Jul 2022

Gain an understanding of anxiety and its mental, physical and behavioural affects and learn how t...


21 Jul 2022

Few of us skated through our adolescence unscathed. And this generation of young people is no dif...

Turning Point

27 Jul 2022

"Turning Point is a framework for life and how to succeed in it." Turning Point is a personal ...

Introduction to Tikanga in Business (Cultural Competencies)

28 Jul 2022

This brief yet informative course is designed to broaden our understanding of what, how and why t...

Dunedin Business Expo: Exhibitor Bookings

28 Jul 2022

The Dunedin Business Expo in partnership with the Otago Polytechnic and Otago Daily Times, provid...

July BA5: Dunedin Business Expo

28 Jul 2022

The Dunedin Business Expo provides a unique opportunity for business people to connect with other...

Courageous Conversations

05 Aug 2022

Are you known for your confidence and competence in dealing with difficult team members...

Write for Business and Workplace Success

05 Aug 2022

Personalized, powerful coaching for professionals who write for work. Build your confidence, impr...

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