December 19, 2014
The New Zealand economy is in good heart compared with other international economies, according to the latest BusinessNZ Planning Forecast.BusinessNZ Chief Executive Phil O’Reilly says the manufacturing, services and construction sectors are showing...
December 18, 2014
The Commerce Commission has received a second application from Connor Healthcare Limited seeking clearance to acquire all of the shares that it does not currently own in Acurity Health Group Limited.If the proposed acquisition goes ahead, Acurity...
December 17, 2014
Today’s young professionals will be leading this country’s energy future, which is why a newly created Young Energy Professionals Network (YEPN) is seeking to strengthen their future opportunities.The YEPN, created with the support of the BusinessNZ...

Ten questions in ten minutes

June 27, 2014
During more than 20 years in the recruitment industry, Debbie Graham – director of Debbie Graham Associates (DGA) – has successfully navigated her small business through a share market crash and the global financial crisis.
May 6, 2013
After a devastating cyclone ripped through the Tongan island of Vava’u a decade ago, John Ross lent a hand with an aid project which would evolve into a new company, Heilala Vanilla.


December 4, 2014

The First-to-market Imperative: The tech start-up environment can be brutal. The first-to-market imperative means start-ups, such as app developers, must address scalability at the outset.

The IT report

June 12, 2013
As a manager, when walking through your office, you probably can’t help but glance at passing computer screens. And when doing this, you probably catch a glimpse of a variety of consumer applications open and running, such as Skype, Google...
January 22, 2013
Kiwi tertiary institutions will need a radical shift in thinking when it comes to training the next generation of software engineers and developers if they are to keep up with the rapidly changing trends of the global market, says an Auckland IT...


December 20, 2014
The secret to getting ahead is spending less than we earn. Sounds easy – but it’s not!
December 1, 2014
There are plenty of books on how to write the perfect CV... this is not one of them.