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Free Seminars

Dana Brown, Lychgate Funerals and Steve Newby NewbyHR (members of BNI Gateway) are running a series of free seminars covering recruitment, career management, health & safety and employment generally. The first session “How to get job offers! Why aren’t you getting jobs that you apply for?” was on: Wednesday 26 October 2016 at 6:00 pm […]

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Workforce Bullying

Over the years there has been a growing awareness of bullying in the workplace and the harm that it can do to individuals and groups of individuals. Worksafe New Zealand defined bullying as a significant workplace hazard that affects employee health and business productivity”. They go on to say that “employers have a duty to […]

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SMEs and Employee Engagement Surveys

Is anything useful from Employee Engagement Information for Small New Zealand Businesses – No, but Yes! According to the NZ Department of Statistics, as at 30 September 2015, New Zealand had a population of 4,622,200 and 2,347,000 total employed in 502,170 enterprises. But there were only 2,260 enterprises with 100 or more employees at February […]

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Managing disruptive employees: A Personal Point of View

Many organisations don’t know how to deal with disruptive employee behaviour. For a small business this can be a challenge that appears to have no end, takes too much time out of business and create lots of stress for business operators. It is also too easy to focus solely on the behaviours that are disruptive […]

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