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

Uber test case may have NZ fallout
Uber test case may have NZ fallout

Uber may look twice at contracts it has here in New Zealand if a US court rules its 200,000 Californian…

Unemployment ticks up to 5.9pc

The jobless rate is up as the number of new jobs created fails to keep pace with an expanding population.

Uber driver case is a test for 'sharing-economy'

An Uber case debating employee or independent contractor status is significant for other firms in the sharing economy.

Editorial: Flu jab rebels should get another job

It beggars belief that any nurses employed in public hospitals would be allowed to decline vaccinations against winter flu…

Fired for not getting jab
Fired for not getting jab

One worker has now been sacked for defying a new hard-line policy forcing unvaccinated Waikato District…

Perfect job is steering sustainability

Abbie Reynolds says she has the perfect job.

Microsoft to invest in Uber

Microsoft has agreed to invest about US$100 million ($152 million) in Uber Technologies at a valuation of around US$50 billion…

Council boss' $900 meal bill slammed

An Auckland Council boss who splashed out more than $900 on restaurant meals and drinks on his work credit card has sparked…

Facebook on diversity

Facebook has announced that other companies can use its internal diversity training. But is this a case of "Do as I say…

Chris Till: Time to put the human back into HR
Chris Till: Time to put the human back into HR

We need to return to a leadership land where we put people ahead of money, short-term opportunism and…

Businesses most pessimistic in 6 years

New Zealand business confidence fell for a second month, to the most pessimistic in six years, led by the agricultural sector…

Bev Cassidy-Mackenzie: Country's most diverse city lacks diversity in governance

Whilst it is perhaps not surprising to read the facts revealed in Bernard Orsman's piece Auckland's Super City club: Who's…

Anthony Russell: Whistleblowers should be paid for disclosing secrets

New Zealand could actively encourage the disclosure of serious wrongdoing by financially incentivising whistleblowers to…

NZ best place for working mums

A new survey says New Zealand might be one of the world leaders in valuing the skills of mothers returning to the workplace…

How many jobs at stake?
How many jobs at stake?

Union chief says he received a tip that hundreds of Westpac staff face losing their jobs.

Fonterra at crossroads

Pressure is building on Fonterra chief executive Theo Spierings as the dairy industry faces up to a winter of discontent…

Jamie Gray: Crunch time draws near

Jamie Gray writes: For Fonterra's farmers, investors and employees the severity of the dairy downturn will become clear…

Why you shouldn't be happy with 'yes' people

Career coach Joyce E.A Russell shares tips for top leaders on who to have by your side at the top.

Diana Clement: Learning to cope with work in future

Flexible work situations, jobs being changed by technology and new ways to gain credentials for skills lie ahead of us…

Siah Hwee Ang: Experience still the best key to Asia
Siah Hwee Ang: Experience still the best key to Asia

Experience matters in any form of engagement. When it comes to doing business in Asia, it is hard to…

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