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

Air NZ employment dispute continues
Air NZ employment dispute continues

A judge has reserved his decision in a long-running employment dispute between Air New Zealand and a…

Women see NZ-wide pay gap

Most women believe there is a gender pay gap problem in New Zealand - just not in their own workplaces.

SkyCity abandons zero-hours contracts

Auckland's SkyCity casino has agreed to give its 800 part-time and on-call staff guaranteed hours of at least eight, 16…

Midwives file landmark pay claim

Midwives and supporters have gathered at Wellington's High Court to mark the filing of the country's biggest equal pay challenge…

Is technology keeping us tethered to work?
Is technology keeping us tethered to work?

The growing proliferation of "smart gadgets" means the barrier between work and life is slowly eroding…

'We love people who say hi darling'

A pizzeria has come to the rescue of Luca Cicioni, the tourist who lasted one day in his forklift job after saying "hi darling"…

Rodney Hide: All is well - 'talented blonde' got a job

I awoke Monday to the happy news that Alex Hazlehurst had finally secured a job in London befitting her qualifications and…

Hire goes from 'hi darling' to 'bye job'

An Italian forklift driver has lost his job after greeting his female manager with the words "hi darling".

Editorial: OE driven by career misses point

The practice of New Zealanders in their 20s throwing caution to the wind and heading off to London on working holidays is…

Winners are changing diversity landscape
Winners are changing diversity landscape

EEO Trust chief executive Bev Cassidy-Mackenzie believes the continued increase in the number and quality…

Claims Chinese workers exploited in NZ

The rail workers' union claims more than two dozen Chinese engineers could still be being exploited in New Zealand.

Jane Kennelly: How to spot a high-potential employee

Being able to spot high potential sounds relatively simple, yet in reality, it's a complicated activity, writes recruitment…

Male-dominated workplaces 'can make women ill'

A male dominated workplace could cause dangerous levels of stress in women, according to researchers.

Ample opportunities in UK

A support group for Kiwis looking to set up shop in London says the English capital still offers ample employment opportunity…

Maxine Gay: Easter trading? Some things are more important than shopping
Maxine Gay: Easter trading? Some things are more important than shopping

New Zealanders are only guaranteed three and a half days off each year. That's worth protecting, not…

Mark Hucke: I'm nearly 40! I can write! I'm bald!

Kiwi man living in the UK responds to a piece written by Alex Hazlehurst who warned Kiwis that it wasn't easy to get a job…

Counting the cost of going back to work

When nurse Sara Jones' paid parental leave ends eight weeks from now, she and husband Gareth face a serious dilemma.

Peter Calder: Fresh faces stir online revolution

Maybe one day, a small, single-window office above a Karangahape Rd cafe will be celebrated as the place where the New Zealand…

London OE too tough? Head east

Breaking the mold of the London OE, a Wellington principal is encouraging students to see the opportunities in Asia.

Claire Nelson: London was never an easy gig for Kiwis
Claire Nelson: London was never an easy gig for Kiwis

Kiwi living in the UK Claire Nelson responds to a piece written by Alex Hazlehurst who warned Kiwis…

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Opinion

Rob Salmond: The true state of Labour
Rob Salmond: The true state of Labour

Many commentators have noted Labour's caucus is more united, more disciplined, than it has been since…

Brian Rudman: Smart money is on opening doors to refugees
Fran O'Sullivan: Flag chance to mark identity
Juha Saarinen: Tesla a drive into the future
Time to get rid of the Springboks
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