Monthly Archives: August, 2017

SIX HEALTH INSURANCE MYTHS BUSTED

August 24th, 2017 Posted by Risk Articles No Comment yet

With another general election just around the corner, once again the hot-topic subject of New Zealand’s public health system is in the spotlight. As usual, most of the major parties’ policies are focused on making limited funds stretch as far as possible. But with the rate of population growth in New Zealand currently outstripping forecasts, public hospitals, along with other areas of vital infrastructure, are struggling to accommodate the influx of extra patients. (more…)

PLAN A (AND B) FOR LEADING A HAPPY TEAM

August 24th, 2017 Posted by Insights No Comment yet

As a business owner, you’ve probably heard the phrase “your people are your greatest asset” more times than you can count. And it’s true, to an extent; if you’ve got staff, then the success of your business rests, in part, on their shoulders. But if your people are bored, demotivated and unhappy, then they won’t be an asset. (more…)

PLAN B IN POLITICS

August 21st, 2017 Posted by Insights No Comment yet

It’s election season and it’s been a bit of a roller coaster.

If you’re doing something risky like running for leadership, it’s clear that a bump in the tracks can leave you derailed. Not having a Plan B in place can be detrimental. Recent events in the Labour and Green parties can provide some insight: (more…)