Browse our news section for all things relating to Youth Employment Success. Here you will find updates on the campaign, news from employers and our youth.

Industry Showcase: Interior Design - Oreily Design

Tuesday August 22, 2017

What does it take to become an interior designer? We spoke to Donna Gibbons of Oreily Design about her journey.

Youth Employment Success Celebration 2017

Friday June 23, 2017

A fantastic evening to celebrate an incredibly successful 12 months of YES. Now 67 endorsed employers offering over 700 opportunities to Dunedin youth.

What do you want to be when you grow up?

Friday February 24, 2017

A question asked of us from primary school through to adulthood. For some of us who've been in the workforce for 30+ years, we still can't answer it, so how does a young person?

Youth Employment Success Otago Chamber of Commerce Business After 5

Thursday January 26, 2017

A fantastic evening at Innov8HQ to celebrate Youth Employment in Dunedin.

YES Opportunities: What's on offer?

Sunday September 4, 2016

From a CV review to business walkthroughs and mock interviews, Dunedin's YES employers are happily offering all local youth a number of different employment-based opportunities.

Certificates and Celebrations All Round at Latest YES Event!

Sunday July 10, 2016

We couldn't have asked for a better turn out to our Youth Employment Success Celebration event - we received over 100 RSVP's! We even got a bit of press coverage from TVNZ to boot!

We've registered almost 40 Businesses & created 400+ Employment Based Opportunities!

Friday July 1, 2016

Since launch, Youth Employment Success has seen and heard some amazing success stories come from Dunedin's local community.

July 7th YES Celebration Event - RSVP Now!

Friday July 1, 2016

We're celebrating YES's successes to date, taking the time to say thanks, well done and congratulations to all the amazing businesses on board with the initiative - and you and your team are invited!

Hindsight Advice: Stories for Employment Success

Tuesday June 28, 2016

We recently reached out to our Facebook following and asked the question 'What piece of career advice wouldyou give your younger self if you had the chance?' We had such an amazing response that we couldn't help but share - Check out below for some words of wisdom as told by Dunedin locals and beyond!

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