Popularity and Leadership

Andrew Little resigned after poor results in the pre-election polls. Can business leaders learn anything from leadership churn within political parties?


How bad management and poor culture can ruin your business's reputation

Over the last few weeks 3 major employment issues have resulted in reputation damage and significant, unnecessary cost to 3 well-known organisations: Todd Barclay and the National Party. Matt McCarten and the Labour Party. Travis Kalanick and Uber.


10 ways to develop and maintain a strong company culture

While the term culture might be easy to define in nice words, it can be much harder to grab hold of in daily business. It can fall into the space of “fluffy HR” and can be easily ignored or forgotten when times get tough.

SOFTWARE UPDATES / Payroll & Leave Management

Payroll partner FlexiTime

We are excited to announce our new integration with one of New Zealand’s best payroll software providers - FlexiTime.


Workplace Drug Testing

The issues of drugs at work is a major concern to many employers. But how significant is this problem in New Zealand workplaces?


A short guide to Public Holidays

Here we are again, it happens every year and since the Holidays Act 2003 came into force many kiwi employers struggle to get this right.


Is your business in the Department of Labour's sights?

From April 1st this year all employers must have updated employment agreements or letters of amendment reflecting the new laws introduced last year, specifically; hours of work and Health and Safety.


The Shared Drive from Hell

Where is that damn policy… Jason takes a look at better HR document management and cloud storage.


Time for your HR Health Check?

Tips to start the new year in good shape.


Top tips for surviving the Christmas party season

Ahhh Christmas! For most people, the season of Santa is an exciting time. The year is coming to an end, holidays are near, and summer is here (or almost). Then there's the work Xmas party.


Make performance reviews easy

Learn how to use MyHR performance reviews to achieve the results you are after.

Tips / Performance Review

5 steps to running a good performance review

Good performance reviews work. What’s more, they can help organisations of all sizes achieve results.