Spring Clean Your Life

When it’s time to make big changes in your life, it might be time for a spring clean. Empty out the past, and move forward.

The Real World of Contracting

Employment can take on a range of forms – there are permanent, part time, temporary, fixed-term, and contracting positions. When interviewing candidates and discussing their preferences, I would have to say that the…

Tips for Sustainability At Work

Start reducing your impact on the planet with these six easy tips for sustainability in the workplace, from our Associate Consultant, Roisin.

My Volunteering Story

I can still recall those hot, sticky afternoons where I would sit in an office or a meeting room, waiting for my mother to finish seeing her patients. At times I would be…

Broadening Horizons, and Minds

It’s been 10 years since my wife and I left NZ for our ‘Overseas Experience’ (OE). Lots of Kiwis do this, and we trotted off to the United Kingdom (UK) to do the…

New Zealand: A Country of Volunteers

In honour of #NVW2019, Senior Consultant Kate talks about her amazing experiences volunteering, and provides some resources so that you can get involved too.

Change jobs
Is it time for me to change jobs?

Deciding to change jobs is a big call, but it can be difficult to figure out if it’s the right decision for you. Fear not, asking yourself these 5 questions can help.

Making a home, away from home

A few years ago, my Dad and Step Mum visited New Zealand for six weeks to enjoy a good look at what is pegged as one of the most beautiful countries in the…

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Hot Desking: Musical Chairs for Grown-Ups?

Here are just a few of the descriptions I’ve heard in relation to an office trend that’s been high profile in 2018: Time wasting.  Great.  Lots of variety.  Annoying.  Unsettling.  Fun.  S@*t. Can…