Employment

April 17, 2018
Fight consequences at work

Two employees – same fight – different consequences?

Two employees – same fight – different consequences? Two employees employed by the Ministry of Primary Industries (MPI) got into a fight at a bar in […]
March 26, 2018
Trap

An easy trap for business owners to fall into…

Even though 90 day trials are nothing new, implementing them correctly can still be a trap for many employers. Consider the following scenario: Jane is a […]
March 7, 2018
Redundancy - up in the air

Up in the air – what George Clooney can teach us about redundancy situations

Up in the air George Clooney plays the part of Ryan Bingham, a corporate downsizing expert, in the movie Up in the Air. Bingham loves his […]
March 6, 2018
Fixed term - how long?

How long is a fixed term agreement?

How long is a fixed term? Drafting a fixed term employment agreement is like piecing together a complicated puzzle – and it’s not uncommon for employers […]