24 Dec 2018

Pasifika student leader targets diversity in the workplace

From , 5:01 am on 24 December 2018

A Pacific researcher and student leader is urging Pacific people not to underestimate their skills when they're looking for jobs.

Otago University's Mary-Jane Kivalu says cultural intelligence is just as important as other measures recruiters use.

Ms Kivalu told Christine Rovoi recruitment processes need to change to allow Pacific islanders a better chance of securing employment.