Career 12: You've got the interview - now nail the job
Career 12: You've got the interview - now nail the job

Congratulations - you have managed to secure that all-important job interview. But before you just march on in, do some…

Career 12: The future of work
Career 12: The future of work

Big global challenges require a whole new way of thinking about what work is and why we do it The nature of work will…

Career 12: From dock worker to stress doctor
Career 12: From dock worker to stress doctor

It was the drowning death of his sister Gillian that transformed John McEwan's life and set him on a new career course…

Career 12: Hot jobs for 2012
Career 12: Hot jobs for 2012

A widely awaited economic uptick this year is hoped to create demand for jobs in skill shortage industries. Paul Robinson…

Employment

Tutor fired for sending inmate postcard loses appeal bid
Tutor fired for sending inmate postcard loses appeal bid

A prison tutor who lost her job after sending a prisoner a postcard has failed in a bid to take her…

Glenn, Whittred: New breed of superstars

The University of Auckland is about to take a plunge into uncharted waters: A series of never-before-seen initiatives aimed…

How Uber-type jobs are driving inequality

Non-standard work has grown much faster than traditional employment following the economic crash of 2008.

Good bosses care for staff well-being

Welcome to my regular series My Light Bulb Moment. This column highlights a blinding flash of insight business, cultural…

Career decision belongs to your children
Career decision belongs to your children

Though it's fine to suggest career choices, it's wrong to impose them, especially your own unfulfilled…

The end of the overeducated barista era?

The era of the overeducated barista in America is coming to a close.

Kiwis braver in bonus gamble

Maybe you buy a Lotto ticket, have a flutter on the horses or even try your luck at the blackjack table, but would you gamble…

Inflation expectations creep higher in June survey

Businesses have lifted their expectations for inflation, sapping immediate pressure on the Reserve Bank to cut interest…

Pharmacist guilty of selling morphine

A former pharmacist who was found guilty of selling and supplying drugs to clients had his registration cancelled by the…

Sacked gym manager awarded $6000
Sacked gym manager awarded $6000

A gym manager who lost his job after returning from holiday to find several complaints had been made…

Auckland property market fuelling architecture jobs

Job listings in the design and architecture industry have surged 49 per cent in the past year.

Company ordered to pay for tea breaks

The Meatworkers Union claimed for monies owed by Lean Meats after the company failed to provide paid rest breaks which it…

Nail technician cleared to raise grievance

A nail beautician who says she was verbally harassed and forced to switch off her cellphone by an associate of her employer…

Muslims most likely to be unemployed

Not all religions and their followers are equal in New Zealand, a Herald investigation into the state of faith has found…

Man dismissed after legs crushed
Man dismissed after legs crushed

A man who was dismissed from his job after his legs were crushed by a car in a freak accident wants…

60ha business park set to bring 4500 jobs

A new 60ha business park in Silverdale north could mean people who live around the Millwater/Orewa area won't need to travel…

Fair's fair if looking for a change

You've been in your IT job for a while now and are starting to feel a bit, well, stale. Aware that you're a good "people…

A tale of many New Zealands

Some regions will "fail" economically and perhaps socially unless we help them to adjust, the Salvation Army says.

Grim times for Coast as downsizing hits

The ramifications of a further 113 job losses at Stockton will reverberate right down the West Coast and all the way to…

What Franco gets wrong about Maccas
What Franco gets wrong about Maccas

McDonald's unlikely defender, James Franco, forgot to tell you a few things about the corporation, writes…

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