July 2019

2019 KiwiSaver Changes: What Are They and How Do They Affect You?

July 5th, 2019|General|

KiwiSaver has undergone some significant changes this year. These changes are going to give Kiwis more control over how much they are contributing and are designed to promote more active decisions when it comes to saving for your retirement. These changes also include more options for kiwis over the age of sixty. Let’s take a [...]

June 2019

Xero Information Session – 3 July 2019

June 25th, 2019|General|

Have you ever thought there has to be any easy way to keep control of your finances? Well there is, Xero is the latest in accounting software and technology, designed to make the financial side of your business a breeze. Xero Accounting Software is the future of accounting. With millions of people using Xero worldwide [...]

Landlords Hit Again With Back Dated Residential Rental Loss Ring Fencing

June 14th, 2019|General|

There is a new proposed Tax law that you need to be aware of regarding residential losses. This proposed Tax rule is likely to be passed in parliament in June 2019, this new legislation will be backdated to 1st April 2019. What Does This New Tax Rule Involve? Starting from the 1st of April 2019 [...]

March 2019

New Minimum Wage Rates

March 12th, 2019|General|

Minimum Wage Set to Rise April of 2019 The Government has officially announced that from the 1st of April 2019 the minimum wage will rise to $17.70 per hour. The starting out and training wages will also increase at this time to $14.16 per hour from the same date. The Government has also announced that [...]

November 2017

HR: the benefit of a correct, fair and thorough process

November 29th, 2017|General|

Follow a correct, fair and thorough process from the outset and in doing so, mitigate the risk of losing a personal grievance claim.

October 2017

Employment Compliance Crackdown

October 27th, 2017|General|

5 Key requirements to ensure minimum employment standards are met

August 2017

A question of constructive dismissal

August 18th, 2017|Agri, General, Hospitality, Trades|

All parties need to fully address concerns and potential solutions.

July 2017

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

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

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

June 2017

Hospitality staffing and payroll

June 23rd, 2017|General, Hospitality|

The key to overcoming staff and payroll stress

What gets measured, gets improved

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

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.