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Zero-hours here to stay

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 17:26:16 +1300 | Public Service Association

The government misled New Zealand workers when it promised to outlaw zero-hours contracts - and the Public Service Association’s deeply disappointed. More >>

Union Rat to Visit Nelson Foodstuffs Stores

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 12:06:05 +1300 | First Union

The giant union rat will make an appearance at pickets organised by FIRST Union at the Nelson New World and Richmond Pak n Save this weekend. More >>

Two New Directors Appointed to Real Journeys Board

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 10:26:07 +1300 | Real Journeys

Leading southern tourism operator, Real Journeys, is pleased to announce the appointment of Sue Sheldon and Vicky Taylor as directors to its board following its AGM at Cardrona Alpine Resort last week.More >>

Locked out Wairoa Talley workers finally get justice

Fri, 12 Feb 2016 09:13:05 +1300 | Meat Workers Union

Yesterday’s Employment Court decision should see AFFCO Talley’s Wairoa locked out workers back at work in the next two weeks, says the NZ Meat Workers Union. More >>

Dunne: International Gambling Conference 2016

Thu, 11 Feb 2016 17:29:39 +1300 | New Zealand Government

Tena koutou katoa, good morning and thank you for the invitation to speak today at the opening of the Sixth International Gambling Conference. More >>

HRDs Have Their Say on What It Takes to Reach Top HR Job

Thu, 11 Feb 2016 17:23:28 +1300 | Hays Recruitment

DNA of a HRD: HRDs Have Their Say on What It Takes to Reach the Top HR Job More >>

Upper North Island ‘Growth Triangle’ Confidence Reinforced

Thu, 11 Feb 2016 15:45:11 +1300 | Auckland Chamber of Commerce

Upper North Island ‘Growth Triangle’ Confidence Reinforced by Port Action The decision of Ports of Auckland to establish an inland port in Hamilton will give upper North Island businesses greater choice for moving exports and imports around New ...More >>

Report: Principles for co-governing natural resources

Thu, 11 Feb 2016 14:31:21 +1300 | Office of the Auditor-General

This afternoon the Auditor-General’s report Principles for effectively co-governing natural resources was presented to the House of Representatives. More >>

Trustpower Bolsters Women Dressing for Success

Thu, 11 Feb 2016 14:17:17 +1300 | TrustPower

Tauranga-based company Trustpower has gifted Dress for Success Rotorua with boxes of brand new professional women’s wear in a bid to increase the charity’s capability to help women into employment. More >>

Upsurge in demand for UFB leads to technician shortage

Thu, 11 Feb 2016 11:51:19 +1300 | BusinessDesk

Feb. 11 (BusinessDesk) - A record upsurge in demand for ultrafast broadband connections since Christmas is exacerbating a shortage of technicians to do the work, say fibre companies.More >>

New Zealand's Best Red Meat Chefs Announced

Wed, 10 Feb 2016 17:19:01 +1300 | Silver Fern Farms Premier Selection Awards

Auckland’s Botswana Butchery has taken out the title of Premier Master of Fine Cuisine at the Silver Fern Farms Premier Selection Awards, held in Auckland last night.More >>

Team building experiences trending in NZ

Wed, 10 Feb 2016 16:24:10 +1300 | Corporate Challenge Events NZ

The popularity of team building activities during conferences, meetings and incentive events is on the rise in New Zealand, according to industry leaders Corporate Challenge Events.More >>

Think multicultural to attract new customers

Wed, 10 Feb 2016 09:54:25 +1300 | Business Buddy

The world and especially the communities we live and work in are changing and businesses need to adapt to suit the needs of our expanding multicultural population. More >>

Remote Workers Workshops

Tue, 9 Feb 2016 15:54:41 +1300 | Binary Resource

The trend towards remote working is picking up pace around the world, and New Zealand is well ahead. But when it comes to establishing and managing a remote work environment with staff or partners based away from office, whether elsewhere in New Zealand or ...More >>

Airways New Zealand Welcomes New Board Director

Tue, 9 Feb 2016 15:11:33 +1300 | Airways New Zealand

Airways New Zealand Welcomes New Board Director Experienced director and business leader Judy Kirk ONZM has joined the Board of Airways New Zealand, the air navigation service provider, effective 1 January 2016. Kirk has extensive directorship experience ...More >>

Risk Remains a Key Focus for Directors

Tue, 9 Feb 2016 14:37:46 +1300 | Institute Of Directors

Most directors ( 56.1%) believe risk is increasing in today’s business environment, with 74.5% of directors saying their boards are spending more time discussing risk management than they were two years ago.More >>

Talley’s first to attempt to flout Mondayisation

Tue, 9 Feb 2016 12:55:47 +1300 | New Zealand Labour Party

Iain Lees-Galloway Workplace Relations Spokesperson 9 February 2016 Talley’s first to attempt to flout Mondayisation More >>

Be smart and play your part for safer banking

Tue, 9 Feb 2016 11:45:10 +1300 | New Zealand Bankers' Association

The New Zealand Bankers’ Association (NZBA) is encouraging people of all ages to be vigilant in protecting their personal information and finances as part of New Zealand’s Safer Internet Day (9 February 2016). The event, coordinated by NetSafe, ...More >>

Waitangi Mondayisation Flaunted by Large Employer of Maori

Sun, 7 Feb 2016 15:52:21 +1300 | Meat Workers Union

One of the first companies to flaunt the first ever Mondayising of Waitangi day law is a large employer of Maori in the North Island, says the NZ Meat Workers Union. More >>

Museum of Waitangi set to become a national and visitor Icon

Fri, 5 Feb 2016 17:28:54 +1300 | Northland Inc

The new Museum of Waitangi, opened today by the Governor General Sir Jerry Mateparae, is set to become a national icon and a site of great significance for Māoridom. More >>


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