More than 50 students from AUT will be unleashed upon the shop windows of selected retailers in Auckland’s Newmarket shopping district as part of a competition led by AUT, Spaceworks Design Group and the Newmarket Business Association. The winning student will score a two-week internship at what’s been described as the best department store in the world – Selfridges London.
Over 300 Z Energy service station staff are the first “students” to graduate with a brand new level three New Zealand Certificate in Retail through industry training organisation Service IQ. The certificate was developed by Kiwi-owned Z Energy and ServiceIQ to promote the idea that retail is a career path, rather than a temporary gig.
Government initiative Connect Smart has released a series of six YouTube videos exploring cyber security for businesses, what hackers are actually after, and what Kiwi businesspeople can do to protect themselves.