Leading by Example

What drives you to study? For some it’s a love of learning, a career change or a desire to improve circumstance. For others, it is a simple quest to prove to themselves and their children what they are capable of – to live up to their full potential. There is a well-known saying that says […]

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Working Smarter after TANZ eCampus

Stuart Herod, Project Manager – Roofing at Placemakers in Christchurch had all the technical skills to do his job well but felt he could do even better if he had some business skills to wrap around his day-to-day working. He looked around for courses that would meet his needs and signed up for a Certificate […]

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Understanding People – A Student Story

As the Pacific Advisor for Pharmac in Wellington, a matai for his family in New Zealand and Samoa and a father of two, Fono cares about people. “I truly believe people should be the priority. Not just at home, but in any organisation. The greatest asset to any work culture is its people – both […]

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From student to tutor

Last time we checked in with Jessica Shirley, it was 2016 and she had recently completed online study with TANZ eCampus. Nervous about walking into a traditional classroom, online study was just what she needed to achieve her goals. “There was a time in my life when I would never have been brave enough to […]

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Project Managing a Career

The opportunity to undertake a real-life, hands-on building renovation project was a highlight of the TANZ eCampus NZ Certificate in Project Management (Level 4) course for Jenny O’Brien. “Managing all aspects of the day to day renovation project was a lot harder than I thought it was going to be, but it was also hugely […]

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Staying On Track

As a track rider, Dana Carmont spends her days riding race horses at Awapuni Track in Palmerston North. Working with between 12 and 20 professional race horses every year, Dana has been putting horses through their paces since she left school 20 years ago.  Dana also works at Statistics New Zealand as a survey interviewer […]

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