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14th
May

Contractor Versus Covid 19

Posted by: Bella

  During the recent Covid 19 lockdown period in New Zealand, many of our clients have used this time wisely to reflect on their current business models and review what their future looks like. For some it is dictated from head offices offshore – for others they may have more agility to make changes swiftly,…

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5th
May

On boarding Newbies in the New Normal

Posted by: Bella

  On boarding is the first official impression a new hires gets of a company and typically conducted over a series of face-to-face meetings. This can include one-to-one meetings with HR, direct managers, and members of the leadership team, as well as group meetings with various teams in the organisation. Within the current climate, under…

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4th
May

Meet the Team: Roz Grant

Posted by: Bella

  1. What is something not many people know about you? I have an extra 2 vertebrates in my spine!!   2. Why did you get into recruitment? I was living in London on a working holiday and saw an opportunity to train as a Recruitment Consultant. I was on my way to an interview…

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29th
Apr

Recruiting Remotely – The New Normal?

Posted by: Bella

  With travel and in-person meetings being suspended indefinitely, how in the world are we going to be able to interview and hire people?   Can we continue to assist our clients with growth and help them to evolve their organizations if no one can meet anyone face to face for the next few months?…

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28th
Apr

Meet the Team: Daniel Harte

Posted by: Bella

  1. What is something not many people know about you? I can’t ride a 10 foot tall unicycle while juggling 8 flaming chainsaws and balancing a giraffe on my head. 2. Why did you get into recruitment? It was a great chance to have contact with a wide range of businesses. On top of…

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20th
Apr

Meet the Team: Heidi Griffiths

Posted by: Bella

  1.What is something not many people know about you? I came to NZ from Germany in 1986 and at the time I had three job offers with my employer Nixdorf (one of the largest European computer companies at that time) I had one offer in Paris, one in Barcelona and one in NZ….I had…

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17th
Apr

What’s the new normal?

Posted by: Heidi

  Now that we know there is a possibility to move to Alert Level 3 and then 2, we are waiting with baited breath for the government to tell us when and how. How do we return to a new normal? Slowly taking the next steps Back to normality – just like it was before:…

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14th
Apr

Meet the team: Amy Walker

Posted by: Bella

  1. What is something not many people know about you? I’m allergic to all seafood 2. Why did you get into recruitment? Like most, I fell into it. Not intentionally. Persuaded by the Recruiter I was registering with. “We have a position open and you would be great!” Almost a decade later and I…

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13th
Apr

What makes me smile….

Posted by: Heidi

    What makes me smile…. With all the doom and gloom of the moment I realized it is important to remember the amazing things we are discovering on our journey through this lock down tunnel…and what enriches us because of this. Every day when I walk my dogs I discover so many things that…

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7th
Apr

Selling and Developing Business in the Recessionary Environment

Posted by: Andrew

  Like most other companies in New Zealand we have moved to getting together remotely to discuss clients, candidates and planning for what happens next, while we were left with more questions than answer the one of the questions that we could answer was “what was it like working through the GFC?”. That quickly made…

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