So you want to start a podcast but there’s something stopping you. First it was the gear, then it was the space for a ‘studio’, and then having the time to prepare and record it. Okay, the time for procrastination […]
In a surprising move the Reserve Bank kept New Zealand official cash rate at 1% this week – many had expected the rate to be reduced to 0.75%. The RBNZ’s Monetary Policy Committee says employment remains around its maximum sustainable […]
First-time home buyers struggling to save a 20% deposit to put down on a home were thrown a lifeline this week with the launch of a website called Levridge. The Auckland-based company acts as a gateway for investors and home-buyers […]
If you have ever felt as if you have lost out financially due to the poor conduct of a real estate agent then you might be interested in a change to the real estate agents act this week. Buyers and […]
Rising up through the ranks to management is always a great accomplishment — and though this is often achieved by hopping from one firm to another, some people find themselves managing their former colleagues.
There's only one way to stand out in today's job market and that's to be an outstanding candidate and valued member of staff — but without on-going upskilling you could end up at the bottom of the pile.
The amount of real estate sales are stable and with average values going up. Kelvin Davidson, CoreLogic Senior Property Economist steady positive rises should continue but cautions there are some important milestones to watch out for in the final few […]
External influences such as the economy and changing consumer trends may well impact on businesses; but it is senior managers who need to set the tone for their staff and show confidence in difficult times. “The culture of an organisation […]
“Evidence exists for an association between neuro-developmental or behavioural disorders in children and exposure to wireless devices...could cause structural and functional changes in the brain associated with ADHD-like behaviour.”
We’ve all done it. Recorded a podcast interview only to discover the audio is really bad for one reason or another. So, what to do? Yep, apps such as Pro Tools, Garage Band and Audition provide lots of tools, filters […]
Auckland landlord Lachlan Chung has been fined more than $5000 after renting out a damp and mouldy flat to a mother and 16-month old baby. When the mum moved in she became unwell and had an air test carried out […]
Shelley Bay – Wellington Anyone living in Wellington will know of the controversy around the proposed Shelly Bay housing and retail development. Developer Cassels has had a survey carried out in the Capital and says 57% of those questioned support […]