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Northland: Tourism and jobs at heart of economic development

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 12:41:34 +1300 | New Zealand Government

The Provincial Growth Fund (PGF) will provide over $17 million to help create jobs, address infrastructure deficits, diversify the regional economy and enhance the tourism opportunities that exist in Northland, Regional Economic Development Minister Shane ...More >>

Xero expands Auckland footprint with new campus

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 10:24:02 +1300 | Xero

AUCKLAND, 23 February 2018 — Xero has further confirmed its commitment to New Zealand with an announcement today that the company’s Auckland based employees will move to new premises at the end of 2018, allowing room for growth and to drive strategic ...More >>

Kristine Bartlett – A brilliant choice for NZer of the Year

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 10:00:51 +1300 | Gender Equal NZ

National Council of Women (NCWNZ) CEO and Gender Equal NZ Spokesperson, Dr Gill Greer says she’s delighted with news that equal pay champion, Kristine Bartlett, has been named New Zealander of the Year . More >>

Accolades flow like water for Lion at NZ HR Awards 2018

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 08:37:11 +1300 | Human Resources Institute of New Zealand

The 19th Annual NZ HR Awards hosted by Human Resources Institute of New Zealand was held at SKYCITY Auckland Convention Centre overnight with a record crowd in attendance. The almost 400 delegates came together to recognise excellence in HR and how the ...More >>

Legal profession must act, says Law Society President

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 15:49:07 +1300 | New Zealand Law Society

The wide-ranging discussion on sexual harassment and work environments in the legal profession cannot be allowed to die away, New Zealand Law Society President Kathryn Beck says.More >>

Boards must play major role in enhancing company reputation

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 09:40:57 +1300 | Deloitte

AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND, 22 February 2018 — A new report from Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited (Deloitte Global) examines the board’s role in protecting and enhancing an organisation’s reputation in today’s hyper-connected world where information—whether ...More >>

Entries open for 2018 Diversity Awards NZ

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 14:01:30 +1300 | Diversity Works

It’s time to celebrate the New Zealand organisations championing diversity and inclusion in the workplace. More >>

IR takes AIM at provisional tax

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 13:08:43 +1300 | Inland Revenue Department

Inland Revenue is urging businesses with annual turnover under $5 million to talk with their accounting software provider or tax agent about a new option that allows them to pay provisional tax only when they are making a profit.More >>

Workers gutted as ABCorp confirms trans-Tasman move

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 16:35:49 +1300 | E tu Union

E tū is extremely disappointed with the confirmation today that the plastic card manufacturer, ABCorp is to close its Christchurch plant. More >>

Workplace Investigations Certification for Intepeople

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 13:12:04 +1300 | Intepeople

Intepeople Nelson HR Partners Melisa Kappely and Marianne Wilkinson have recently joined a very small number of New Zealand HR Professionals and Lawyers as Association of Workplace Investigators Certificate Holders.More >>

Gough Group announces new CEO - Liz Ward

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 11:10:07 +1300 | Gough Group

Gough Group has announced the appointment of Liz Ward as its Chief Executive, following a highly competitive recruitment process. More >>

The Importance of Managing Stress in the Workplace

Tue, 20 Feb 2018 10:46:44 +1300 | REPS

While the problem of workplace stress is not new, awareness of managing it, and the responsibility that employers play, has gained traction in recent years. More >>

Liquidation shows need to limit liability of innocents

Mon, 19 Feb 2018 19:48:32 +1300 | New Zealand Council of Trade Unions

CTU Secretary Richard Wagstaff said his heart went out to the people who had been working at The Grocer’s Market when he heard it was going in to receivership today. The Grocer’s Market, formerly Nosh supermarket Mt Eden was bought by disgraced ...More >>

Cyclone Gita and work: Unions Wellington says stay safe

Mon, 19 Feb 2018 16:36:17 +1300 | Unions Wellington

Unions Wellington convenor Ben Peterson wants to remind working people in Wellington to stay safe. Tomorrow the Wellington region is due to be hit by the tail end of Cyclone Gita which is likely to result in high winds, lots of rain and the possibility ...More >>

Research shows health and safety training pays off

Mon, 19 Feb 2018 16:30:29 +1300 | Site Safe NZ

Research shows health and safety training pays off The government’s latest workplace health and safety attitudes and behaviours survey has confirmed strong links between recent health and safety training and the way people act and feel at work. The survey, ...More >>

Playing down workplace incidents doesn’t pay

Mon, 19 Feb 2018 15:33:39 +1300 | WorkSafe NZ

Trade Depot Ltd appeared in Auckland District Court in December following an incident where more than 200kg of plasterboard fell on a worker in Takanini. The Court has since released its sentencing decision on the matter.More >>

Searching for NZ's most Mum-friendly workplace

Mon, 19 Feb 2018 14:08:47 +1300 | PORSE

PORSE In-home Childcare want to find the country’s top businesses to work for – as a mum. More >>

Sexual harassment policies a must-have for all businesses

Sat, 17 Feb 2018 15:31:54 +1300 | Diversity Works

PRESS RELEASE: Sexual harassment policies a must-have for all businesses Allegations of staff members engaging in sexually inappropriate behaviour at one of New Zealand’s top law firms further demonstrate why every employer needs robust procedures and ...More >>

‘Rainbow Diversity’ Lacking in Kiwi Workplaces - Expert

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 11:35:42 +1300 | GSK New Zealand

More needs to be done to encourage rainbow diversity in the workplace according to the NZ head of one of the world’s largest healthcare companies and a prominent diversity advocate.More >>

Top businesswomen call for gender diversity and pay equality

Thu, 15 Feb 2018 17:35:34 +1300 | Journey To Excellence

Five high profile business women are joining forces to improve the gender equality stakes in New Zealand. Chair of Spark Justine Smyth , leading New Zealand business personality and author Theresa Gattung, Insurance industry stalwart Naomi Ballantyne ...More >>


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