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Performance reviews losing popularity by HRM | 17/11/2016 11:54:52 p.m.

A new survey shows a third of Kiwi companies don’t think annual appraisals are necessary.read more

The worst thing HR can do in a difficult conversation by Nicola Middlemiss | 9/11/2016 11:48:02 a.m.

They’re part and parcel of being in HR but getting it wrong could cost you your credibility, warns one industry expert.read more

How to reduce the risk of ‘psychological injury’ by John Hilton | 13/10/2016 12:58:27 p.m.

We talk to three experts about initiatives to improve mental health in the workplace.read more

$2.8M fine for Disney over “deplorable” safety incident by Nicola Middlemiss | 13/10/2016 11:47:23 a.m.

A production firm owned by the industry giant came under fire after Hollywood star Harrison Ford was crushed beneath a hydraulic door.read more

Diverse hiring still a problem for NZ employers by Nicola Middlemiss | 11/10/2016 9:50:11 p.m.

A recent survey has revealed a shocking 40 per cent of Kiwi companies have no diversity policy in place when it comes to recruitment.read more

Do your millennials come with a hidden $4K price tag? by Nicola Middlemiss | 20/09/2016 10:09:20 p.m.

One new study suggests young workers are wasting hundreds hours of productivity – and thousands of dollars – every year.read more

Should you discipline employees for being tired? by Nicola Middlemiss | 14/09/2016 9:46:07 a.m.

One leading academic says exhausted workers can be just as dangerous as those under the influence of drugs.read more

Is cannabis to blame for record immigration? by Nicola Middlemiss | 8/09/2016 9:40:22 p.m.

It seems everyone and their uncle is being blamed for rising immigration but could workplace drug testing be the real culprit?read more

Union blames immigration on “employer greed” by Nicola Middlemiss | 7/09/2016 12:20:38 p.m.

Employer greed, not worker laziness, is driving record immigration numbers – that's the claim from one Kiwi union this week.read more

CEO slams living wage as “just bad business” by Nicola Middlemiss | 5/09/2016 3:05:37 p.m.

The head of a leading business group says the salary scheme is populist but with plenty of flaws.read more