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Is this the single most defining trait of great leaders?

A while ago I read this article that really inspired me. I can most definitely identify with the statement that "All great leaders, from...
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Check out the NEW Te Puke High School Video, it is Awesome!!

Here is our new school video. What do you think...?
Western Bay of Plenty's biggest annual celebration of volunteers, the Trustpower Community Awards

Te Puke Gymsports has taken top honours at the Western Bay of Plenty’s biggest...

Congratulations to all the Te Puke groups that represented, so proud of our little community. Voluntary groups from around the region gathered with representatives from...

Te Puke 20 Year Development Plan

click a link to download a pdf. If you don't have Adobe PDF Reader you can down load it for free here: A public consultation...

Te Puke High School 2017 House Captains

TPHS 2017 House Captains   Blake: Eli Emmanuel Fawcett and Amelia Fleming Hillary: Jayden Kennedy and Storme Barclay Morihana: Daniel Bowler and Chanel Wotten Ngata: Credence Potiki and Georgia...

Expanding Māori and Pasifika youth horizons – Great Potentials Foundation

MATES (Mentoring and Tutoring Education Scheme) is an Auckland-based programme, targeted to key transition stages in the schooling cycle. It supports low decile school...
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Brothers in Arm Youth Mentoring – Capturing the powerful self-talk of 4 young people...

We are thrilled to be able to share a powerful new 3 minute video Brothers In Arms Youth Mentoring has just released. It captures...

Frequently Asked Questions

What is a Mentor? For the purpose of the New Zealand Youth Mentoring Network, mentoring aims to provide a purposeful, structured and trusting relationship, that brings young...

‘How to’ tools

The Youth Mentoring Network, with support from the Ministry of Youth Development are proud to bring you How-to Tools for Mentors. We will add...

The mentoring role

Settings for Mentoring Most mentoring models will involve matching older volunteers with young people, the specific focus being to build a relationship of respect and...
Let’s Stop Confusing Cooperation and Teamwork with Collaboration

Let’s Stop Confusing Cooperation and Teamwork with Collaboration

Often the words collaboration, coordination, and cooperation are used to describe effective teamwork. But they are not the same, and when we use these words interchangeably, we dilute their...
High Performance Organizations Aspire HPO ASPIRE

HPO ASPIRE: The Characteristics of High Performing Organizations

High performance organizations aspire to greatness. Seapoint Centre's research revealed six characteristics of high performing organizations – organizations that sustained high levels of productivity, profitability...

New Year Honours 2014: Dale Williams, ONZM

A former mayor who championed innovative ways to get youth into work says he may have retired, but still has some unfinished business. Dale Williams...

Youth unemployment problem solved by motorcycling Mayor of Otorohanga

Sporting a blue t-shirt inscribed with 'London, New York, Sydney, Otorohanga', Dale Williams, Mayor of Otorohanga, wears his heart on his sleeve. Earlier this...

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Isaac Gunson -Te Puke Business Excellence Awards 2018

Town wins big at Business Awards

Written by Isaac Gunson – Isaac was the Head Boy of Te Puke High School in 2017, and is currently studying Journalism at the...

Waiāri Water Supply Scheme

Tauranga is growing and we need to provide core infrastructure to cope with the increase in our population. View Full Documentation Waiari Fact Sheet 1 Oct 17 Waiari FAQs...

There’s a new fridge coming to town, Te Puke’s first Community Fridge

There’s a new fridge coming to town with an environmental strategy to reduce food waste, and feed those who are hungry ;-) If we stopped...