With Employers

Industry Support Enhances Employability Awards

November 22, 2022

Sheldon Hall EY Leadership prizewinner

Personal and professional growth is at the heart of Employability Awards. Four industry sponsors talk about why they sponsor prizes for this comprehensive free AUT Employability Awards programme that were celebrated at a celebratory graduation ceremony recently.

Great Tips from AUT Alumni at Speed Networking

October 11, 2022

Alumni  Rishika Aneja networking

AUT alumni gave time and insights to AUT students recently at a speed networking event to help students improve their networking. Alumni talk about the insights they offered to students who left the highly successful event beaming with renewed confidence in their ability to network.

Employability Awards graduation celebrates huge success in difficult times

December 15, 2020

MYOB Shailan Patel presenting prize

Fulfilling academic study this year has been tough, yet 80 AUT Edge and Beyond Award students managed to also successfully complete their awards despite arduous times.

Having a purpose in your career

August 29, 2019

Jana Nee, Waipareira Trust social media lead

A role with purpose was the overarching theme of employers attending the Culture and Society showcase on campus at AUT mid August. Students were eager to hear about the career possibilities in public service, private and not for profit organisations, while organisations came looking to highlight what they did and the career paths they offered.

Law degrees offer many career options

August 21, 2019

Law Career Fair employer logos

AUT law graduate Dion Morley is delighted with his role as solicitor for Duncan Cotterill. But law firms are not the only career options for people with law degrees as indicated by the range of employers at the AUT Law Career Fair.

Impact of working together on sustainability

July 31, 2019

Social Impact Edge Award winner Liubov Sidavora

Having to volunteer during the AUT Edge Award opened Liubov Sidorova’s eyes to the huge social impact individuals, like herself, can make. Liubov won the Social Impact prize for her huge involvement in many community ventures around sustainability.

Coming out of his corner because of the AUT Edge Award

July 31, 2019

AUT Edge Award winners on blackboard

When Yves Guo started the AUT Edge Award, he was a shy and introverted student who struggled to have any belief in himself. Over his AUT Edge Award journey, Yves developed into a more confident, creative personality who pushed outside his comfort zone to help others.

Help students develop employability skills through the AUT Edge Award

May 24, 2019

AUT Edge Award graduates

“I’ve become much more open minded and prepared to take risks and to try new things since doing the AUT Edge Award,” says AUT graduate Michelle Young, Would your organisation like to be involved in a small way with this very impactful co-curricular activity at AUT?