Glass Ceiling Index 2018
Jun21

Glass Ceiling Index 2018

    With a lack of women in senior roles having been highlighted as a major aspect of gender disparity in the workplace, women account for less than 50 percent of senior positions in every nation. This is the finding of technology career platform Honeypot, which released a study revealing the gender gap in managerial roles. Using figures from the World Economic Forum, the study shows the percentage of women in senior or...

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Cases that Broke the Bank

Truck shop  nes approach $1.6 million In the biggest fine so far handed down against a mobile trader, Mobile Shop Limited (Mobile Shop) has been fined $330,000 for breaches of consumer laws. The sentence brings the total fines handed down in 13 Commerce Commission prosecutions of mobile traders to $1.56 million. Auckland-based Mobile Shop pleaded guilty to 24 charges, 12 under the Fair Trading Act and 12 under the Credit Contracts...

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Five Reasons Why Workplace Diversity is a Key to Success

Globally, HR and psychology literature is focusing more and more on the impact that workplace diversity can have, both on employee wellbeing and productivity, as well as on a company’s profits. More and more companies across the world are embarking on diversity programmes, not just to gain the moral high ground, but also to improve their bottom line in increasingly competitive markets. “One of the main reasons workplace...

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Cash Flow Crunch
Jun21

Cash Flow Crunch

    Many businesses will pay their first instalment of provisional tax for the 2018-19 income year on August 28. It’s important to settle what’s owed on this date. Inland Revenue (IRD) won’t hesitate in charging steep interest of 8.22 percent and late payment penalties if you don’t pay on time. Cash flow can be a major obstacle to paying tax. As such, now is a good time to look at money coming in and going out of your...

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Locking Down Sales Leads
Jun21

Locking Down Sales Leads

Kevin Vincent Managing director of  Vincent Consulting   www.vincentconsulting.co.nz Timely follow-ups after a sales contact is a critical element in any client contact or engagement, but it is one of the things that can easily fall through the cracks without proper planning, discipline, and execution. Ongoing sales follow-ups allow you to anticipate problems, address them before they become major obstacles, manage client...

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