Employer made to pay $11,000 to Employee who fell asleep at work

Disciplinary action, including termination of employment, can be determined without risk providing you follow a thorough process.

July 17th, 2017|Agri, General, Hospitality|

NZ Livestock Herd Scheme Values

The IRD has recently announced this year’s Livestock Herd Scheme Values and we think this is a great opportunity to update you on the latest movements.

June 28th, 2017|Agri|

Hospitality staffing and payroll

The key to overcoming staff and payroll stress

June 23rd, 2017|General, Hospitality|

What gets measured, gets improved

If you wish to improve, if you wish to do things right and do the right things, then do something new. Start by taking a measure of your business today.

June 14th, 2017|Agri, General, Hospitality|

A clear picture of Farm financial performance

"Real-time accessibility to data, simple intuitive functionality and Figured's commitment to continual innovation." The top three benefits of using Figured and Xero. Fraser Tasker, Staple Homestead

June 6th, 2017|Agri|

Dairy Farmers – Fonterra

Any dairy farmers who took out a Fonterra Support Loan in the 2015/16 season will need to remember that the interest free timeframe ceases 31 May 2017.

May 26th, 2017|Agri|

Hospitality staffing: We get what we invest in

As in life, most solutions are led by questions.

May 24th, 2017|Hospitality|

Why most websites are lost in cyberspace

90% of all Google web searches are completed on page one. Page one – position one gets 30% of all search clicks. Are you on Page one?

May 17th, 2017|General, Hospitality|

What every Employer should know about Casual Working arrangements

The Employer used a 'pay as you go' system which involves paying 8% of the employee's weekly wage as holiday pay. This method applies only to people on fixed-term contracts under 12 months, and for work that is so irregular, it is impracticable for an employer to provide annual leave.

May 3rd, 2017|Agri, General, Hospitality|

Fishing for Customers

Low-cost target marketing to grow trade and hospitality customers

April 12th, 2017|General, Hospitality|