In Tuition – 16/03/2016 FIXED TERM EMPLOYMENT AGREEMENTS….What are they?

Last year I briefly talked about the difference between permanent, fixed term and a casual employment agreement. Now it’s time to get more familiar with what a fixed term employment is, when you can use it and how you use them. A fixed term employment agreement is one that is in place for only a […]

Workplace Health & Safety….don’t run for cover.

Are you hiding from the new Health & Safety At Work legislation?  Face Health & Safety head on, grab it and shake it into the workplace. There are some key things to think about when looking at what and how to implement a Health & Safety system.  At the very least there should be an […]

What staff issues do I need to consider over the holiday season….

“Health & Safety” I say…..and you say “Ho, ho, ho…. hum drum!” Well, there are a few Health & Safety matters you need to be aware with regard to your business responsibilities over the holiday season. Most businesses will be looking forward to their Christmas party and you as a business owner should be aware […]

In Tuition – OurHR is your HR (Kapiti News 25/2/15)

OurHR is your HR… Welcome to the first of my regular columns about all things HR. HR is short for Human Resources or, to be less corporate, the people part of your business. They are quite often the largest cost and potentially the highest risk. This is understandable as we humans are a rather dynamic […]