Category Archives: Business Featured

Getting organised for a new employee

Getting organised for a new employee – check out MBIE Planning for a new employee isn’t just making sure they have a desk and chair. The Ministry of Business, Innovation & Employment (MBIE) has compiled a checklist for employers to carry out before your new person starts. Not only does being prepared make your new employee feel… Read More »

Computer virus scams

There can be very few of us who have not been rung with the caller saying they’ve noticed your computer has a virus. They give you directions on where to look on your computer, and then helpfully suggest that you download some software and sign up to a service that is meant to keep your computer safe.… Read More »

Changing Landscape in the Workplace

Changing Landscape in the Workplace – New health and safety legislation comes into force in early April Organisations should always be aware of their obligations and responsibilities regarding health and safety. This is even more so now as new law, the Health and Safety at Work Act 2015, comes into force on Monday, 4 April this year.… Read More »

Redundancy

Totara Hills case lifts the bar Are you wanting to cut staff costs and considering letting someone go? The recent Totara Hills case has raised the bar for an employer’s need to prove redundancy for financial reasons is a justified business decision. We offer you some advice based on recent employment law decisions. In the… Read More »