Here are some websites and books you may find useful when exploring career-related issues and making career decisions:

Researching the Labour Market

http://www.dol.govt.nz/publications/lmr/occupational-outlook/careers-with-stem.pdf

http://www.careers.govt.nz/jobs-database/whats-happening-in-the-job-market/the-future-of-work/

http://www.mbie.govt.nz/info-services/employment-skills/labour-market-reports/occupation-outlook

http://skillshortages.immigration.govt.nz/

Books:

The Career Maze – Dr H Carpenter

Your 21st Century Career – Dr H Carpenter

What Colour is Your Parachute? – R Bolles

What Colour is Your Parachute for Retirement?  For Retirement – J Nelson & R Bolles