New company to challenge minnow status of New Zealand SMEs

New Zealand SMEs are minuscule by international standards and will remain so because Kiwi business owners remain poor adopters of technology despite the time and complexity challenges they face [...]

New company to challenge minnow status of New Zealand SMEs2020-02-26T14:56:58+13:00

Over-estimating competence a set-up for failure

The Kiwi feel-good factor, or our tendency to self-inflate our competence, is terrible for business and one of the reasons so many small and medium businesses fail every year, [...]

Over-estimating competence a set-up for failure2020-02-26T14:51:44+13:00

Out with the skilled; In with the old and inexperienced

As immigration issues threaten to prohibit the number of skilled labourers to New Zealand, businesses may need to reconsider their bias against mature and inexperienced workers if they want [...]

Out with the skilled; In with the old and inexperienced2020-02-26T14:42:22+13:00

Knock technology off its pedestal – Warren Hughes

Technology isn’t the answer when it comes to productivity within the workplace, according to New Zealand technology commentator OneHQ, who says it is time to knock tech off its [...]

Knock technology off its pedestal – Warren Hughes2020-02-26T14:33:48+13:00

Employers need to get over stigma as workforce changes

New Zealand businesses are being advise to put aside any hesitancy when it comes to employing mature or inexperienced workers, as immigration issues continue to threaten the number of [...]

Employers need to get over stigma as workforce changes2020-02-26T14:27:55+13:00

SMEs putting the family home on the line

The OCR may have come down and money may be cheaper than it has ever been, but a jittery banking system that is struggling to access capital and the [...]

SMEs putting the family home on the line2020-02-26T14:24:19+13:00