Finding job fulfilment is about more than the skills you offer.
AUT senior lecturer and careers specialist Margie Elley-Brown says the first step towards a career with purpose is to determine what’s important to you.
She says many students are interested in issues impacting the world, from environmental concerns to mental health and inequality.
“They need to be self-aware and think about what their values are. They have got to look inwards at what really matters and write a list of organisations.”
Read more advice from Margie on finding a career with purpose on careers hub yudu.co.nz.