Friday, 28 April 2017
Employers encouraged to seize on opportunities of age diverse workplace
Leading recruitment firm Robert Walters encourages employers to seize and capitalise on the opportunities of an age diverse workforce to avoid potential issues such as age discrimination and intergenerational conflict.
Friday, 6 January 2017
Strong Retention Strategies Key To A Successful Business
Friday, 21 October 2016
RESEARCH EXPOSES A WIDESPREAD LACK OF CULTURAL FIT IN NZ WORKPLACES
Thursday, 8 September 2016
FESTIVAL OPERA ATTRACTS STELLER CAST OF INTERNATIONAL AND NEW ZEALAND OPERA STARS FOR ITS 2017 PERFORMANCE OF CAMEN
Hawke’s Bay’s Festival Opera annouced today that Carmen, the worlds most popular and frequently performed operas, will be the company’s feature performance in 2017.
Wednesday, 22 June 2016
Wine Industry Extrodinaire, Innovative Tax Guru and Childcare Pioneer inducted into The New Zealand Hall of Fame For Women Entrepreneurs
Wine industry pioneer, Erica Crawford, WooHoo NZ Tax Refund founder Cilla Hegarty and Kindercare founder Glennie Oborn were all inducted into the prestigious New Zealand Hall of Fame for Women Entrepreneurs, championed by business support organisation, Co.OfWomen, at a cocktail function held earlier this evening.
Friday, 13 May 2016
Employees ready to leave jobs if health and wellbeing policies fall short
One in two professionals would leave their jobs if their wellbeing needs were not met – indicating that effective workplace wellbeing programs are no longer just ‘nice to have’ for employers looking to retain their talent – according to a survey of 2400 professionals across New Zealand and Australia conducted by leading recruitment firm Robert Walters.
Monday, 7 March 2016
Theresa Gattung To Champion Female Entrepreneurs With Her Appointment As Chair Of Co.OfWomen
One of New Zealand's most successful businesswomen, Theresa Gattung, is set to champion other female entrepreneurs with her appointment as Chair of business support organisation Co.OfWomen.
Friday, 29 January 2016
NZ Employees set to hold the power in 2016
The balance of power in the New Zealand workforce is predicted to tip in favour of employees according to the findings of a survey by leading specialist recruitment firm Robert Walters.
Friday, 20 November 2015
Expectations high for a pay rise and bonus in 2016
The majority of business professionals believe 2016 will be a good year financially, with nearly three quarters expecting to receive a pay rise and/or bonus, according to the findings of an annual survey conducted by leading specialist recruitment firm Robert Walters.
Monday, 19 October 2015
Website launched to remember people 'taken' by murder www.taken.life
A website that provides a safe place for families to share a timeless public tribute to a loved one they have lost through murder or homicide has been launched today.
Friday, 2 October 2015
Millennials Expecting International Opportunities • Technology not a deal breaker • Aggressive ambition still a source of intergenerational conflict
A new whitepaper released today by leading specialist recruitment firm Robert Walters has found that almost 9 in 10 Millennials working in New Zealand and Australia want to go overseas to work.
Friday, 14 August 2015
Young Entrepreneurs from New Zealand Excel at the FedEx Express/Junior Achievement International Trade Challenge Asia Pacific Finals
HONG KONG, August 14, 2015 – “Team 2”, a team of student entrepreneurs from New Zealand, has clinched victory at the annual FedEx Express/Junior Achievement International Trade Challenge (FedEx/JA ITC) Asia Pacific Finals in Singapore.
Monday, 15 June 2015
Six students to represent New Zealand at FedEx/JA International Trade Challenge Asia Pacific final in Singapore
AUCKLAND, New Zealand, June 15, 2015 – After a highly-charged and intense weekend of competition, FedEx and the Young Enterprise Trust are pleased to name the six students from New Zealand who will compete against eight other countries and their 48 representatives in Singapore at the FedEx/JA International Trade Challenge’s (FedEx/JA ITC) Asia-Pacific final.
Monday, 8 June 2015
Young entrepreneurs to compete at the FedEx/JA International Trade Challenge
Friday, 27 March 2015
Ngāti Kahungunu and Hawke's Bay Seafoods launch sustainable fishing initiative that could see bycatch reduced by up to 80%
Ngāti Kahungunu in partnership with Hawke’s Bay Seafood today started rolling out the use of turned mesh lengtheners in conjunction with a 5” codend on the Company’s inshore fishing trawlers in an effort to preserve the fishing industry for future generations.
Monday, 23 March 2015
RAW LAUNCHES FIRST INCUBATOR HOME TO HELP SOLVE NEW ZEALAND'S HIGH RECIDIVISM PROBLEM
This week will see RAW’s (Reclaim Another Woman) pilot incubator home open its door in the Waikato.
Tuesday, 13 January 2015
NZCU Baywide is awarded NBDT Licence
NZCU Baywide, one of the largest credit unions in the country, has been awarded a Non-Bank Deposit Taker (NBDT) licence by the Reserve Bank of New Zealand.
Wednesday, 7 January 2015
NZCU Baywide's top tips for managing your money
Make 2015 the year you turn your money habits around
Starting the New Year off with a plan to manage your money is what NZCU Baywide suggests Kiwis do as 2015 quickly approaches. The local credit union has six Top Tips that can help people get ‘financially fit’ and make their financial dreams and goals more achievable.
Friday, 22 August 2014
Young entrepreneurs from New Zealand take out top honours at the FedEx Express/Junior Achievement International Trade Challenge Asia Pacific Finals
HONG KONG, August 21, 2014 – Team NZ from New Zealand has emerged winners at the annual FedEx Express/Junior Achievement International Trade Challenge (FedEx/JA ITC) Asia Pacific Finals in Hong Kong.
Monday, 16 June 2014
Six Students Selected to Represent New Zealand at 2014 FedEx International Trade Challenge Final in Hong Kong
AUCKLAND, New Zealand, June 16, 2014 – After an intense competition, FedEx and the Young Enterprise Trust are pleased to announce the final team of very impressive young people from New Zealand who will be competing against the eight other Asia Pacific countries and their 48 representatives in Hong Kong in August.
Wednesday, 11 June 2014
FedEx Inspires the Next Generation of New Zealand Entrepreneurs
Thursday, 12 December 2013
Merger announced between NZCU Baywide and Credit Union Bay Health
At a Special General Meeting of Credit Union Bay Health held on Monday night in Hastings, members voted resoundingly in favour to merge with NZCU Baywide.
Tuesday, 3 December 2013
Award winning New Zealand chef mingles with the Worlds top chefs at the Margaret River Gourmet Escape in Western Australia
Top Kiwi chef and restaurateur, Al Brown, has returned from Western Australia’s premier food event, the Margaret River Gourmet Escape, having presented alongside some of the world’s best culinary talent including; Heston Blumenthal, George Calombaris, Luke Dale-Roberts and Sat Bains.
Thursday, 31 October 2013
2013 sees another strong result for NZCU Baywide
Despite a difficult financial environment, NZCU Baywide Chief Executive Gavin Earle today announced a $1.2 million operating profit for the year end 30 June 2013, and an increase in assets by $10 million to $229 million.
Monday, 26 August 2013
Young entrepreneurs from New Zealand shine at the FedEx Express/Junior Achievement Regional International Trade Challenge
AUCKLAND, August 26, 2013—Team New Zealand, represented by James Rankin from Westlake Boys High School and Loren McCarthy from Tauranga Girls High School, have placed first runner-up in the FedEx Express/Junior Achievement International Trade Challenge (FedEx/JA ITC) Regional Finals in Hong Kong.
Thursday, 1 August 2013
Tourism WA's adopted whale shark named after teenage tumour victim
A seven metre male whale shark tagged in the Ningaloo Marine Park and ‘adopted’ by Tourism WA has been named ‘Boo Boo’ in honour of a 15 year-old Perth boy who died six months ago from a brain tumour.
Al Brown returns to Western Australia in November for the Margaret River Gourmet Escape
Kiwi chef and restaurateur Al Brown will visit the world famous Margaret River Wine Region in Western Australia this November, to enjoy the best of the region’s food and wine experiences and as a guest chef at the Margaret River Gourmet Escape.
Top Kiwi chef Al Brown indulges in the best of Western Australia's food and experiences for television series
Monday, 17 June 2013
Six Students Selected to Represent New Zealand at the 2013 FedEx/JA International Trade Challenge Asia Pacific Final in Hong Kong
AUCKLAND, New Zealand, June 17, 2013 – After an intense competition, FedEx and the Young Enterprise Trust are pleased to announce the final team of very impressive young Kiwis who will be competing against the eight other Asia Pacific countries and their 48 representatives in Hong Kong in just over two months’ time.
Tuesday, 11 June 2013
80 of Our Brightest Young Entrepreneurs to Compete for Chance to Represent New Zealand at the FedEx/JA International Trade Challenge in Hong Kong
Eighty young and hungry entrepreneurs, who may one day shape this country’s future economic landscape, are set to converge in Auckland next weekend to test their business acumen and take part in two international competitions; the New Zealand heat of the FedEx Express/Junior Achievement International Trade Challenge (FedEx/JA ITC) and the Global Enterprise Challenge.