NZ New Immigation Act come into force

There is more responsibility - and penalties - for employers as of yesterday if they are discovered employing anyone without the right to work. We outline a brief synopsis of implications for Employers and also for candidates. Read More...

Background checking a Candidate - a snapshot of the debate

Using honesty checking as part of a recruitment campaign. There is a debate taking place within the recruitment and staffing industry around the merits of using online testing of his. We include our views and observations below which we recommend to employers who may be considering using such technology.
also if you are a candidate and are being asked to complete such a test or have been done so in the past this will give you a view from the recruitment side. Read More...

NZ University funding linked to jobs?

Universities may soon have to ensure students not only perform well but also get a job after they graduate if the institutions want to secure funding. Read More...

New Workers to face 90 day trial?

The Government is planning to allow all companies to have 90-day trials for new workers and wants to give employers the power to keep unions out of the workplace. Read More...