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

Student union manager sacked over loan
Student union manager sacked over loan

Auckland University's student union was justified in sacking its general manager for financial mismanagement…

Economy slower but still robust

The economy has lost some momentum since earlier in the year, the Treasury says, though it still describes the pace of expansion…

Choice between the carrot and the stick

Voters comparing social policies at this election have a clear choice: "Unrelenting focus on work" with National, or a softer…

Crazy jobs for best of bunch

A banana ripener, chicken catcher, luge manager and dog wash attendant are some of the most weird and wonderful jobs on…

Brian Gaynor: Greying of workforce good for economy
Brian Gaynor: Greying of workforce good for economy

The New Zealand workforce has changed dramatically over the past 24 years.

Leave housework at office door

When Nicky Tonkin decided to work from home, the first thing she needed was to install a 90,000-litre swimming pool.

Work experience for teachers

Hundreds of teachers will take a break from the classroom today to visit the type of workplaces that their students could…

Closing the talent gap - where are the skilled staff?

From restaurants to rocket-builders — businesses of all sorts share a common problem: Finding enough skilled staff. Anthony…

Employment Court wait 'extraordinary'

The Supreme Court has called a more than two year wait for an Employment Court ruling "extraordinary and most unfortunate". Two…

Apple bans some chemicals in iPhone assembly
Apple bans some chemicals in iPhone assembly

Apple is banning the use of two potentially hazardous chemicals used during the assembly of iPhones…

Cunliffe encouraged by interest of youth

Labour leader David Cunliffe's student-friendly promises earned him a mostly warm reception on the campaign trail.

Apple reveals its worker diversity figures

The world's most valuable firm is the latest to report diversity numbers amid a debate about whether women and minorities…

How to embrace new employees

Tips on getting new hires adjusted to the social and performance aspects of their new jobs quickly and smoothly.

Job seeking tip: get amped

It's the type of music that makes you want to sing out loud in the car or let loose on the dance floor - but listening to…

Shift gear to get job back on track
Shift gear to get job back on track

Most of us will experience career dissatisfaction some time in our working life, but working life doesn't…

Westpac NZ boss steps down after surgery

Westpac New Zealand chief executive Peter Clare has resigned from the company in order to recover from major heart surgery…

Nats include 18, 19-year-olds in scheme

A further 3500 young people on welfare could have their spending tightly controlled by an adult supervisor if National is…

Failure to deliver gets postie sack

An Auckland postie who left thousands of letters undelivered has been dismissed by New Zealand Post.

Dingle youth project expands to tackle jobs

Mountaineer Graeme Dingle's youth charity is branching out from its original outdoors focus to try to connect school-leavers…

Judge tells PGC to reveal data on bonuses
Judge tells PGC to reveal data on bonuses

Pyne Gould Corporation has been forced to disclose documents to the company's former financial controller…

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Opinion

Editorial: House hike needn't mean rates hike
Editorial: House hike needn't mean rates hike

An Auckland property revaluation exercise is always a double-edged sword. This week, the latest edition…

Cartoon: Off the rails
Watch 7 Sharp? Yeah right
Cracks in wall of denial
John Key's double standard
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