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You are only as good as your weakest link

<b>OPINION:</b> Have you ever noticed how our national airline, once we're all crammed into the cabin and ready to go, takes great delight in telling us …

Cooking the Books podcast: Do you have what it takes to be your own boss?

<b>Each week the New Zealand Herald and Newstalk ZB's Cooking The Books podcast tackles a different money problem. Today, it's what it takes to start</b> …

Self-employment

Kiwi firm The Formary addresses worldwide textile-dumping issue

A Wellington company tackling a global textile problem that is often swept under the rug is looking to expand.

From sleeping outside an airport to $500m business: Zuru founder's small beginnings

Nick Mowbray looks back and laughs at how his journey into business started.<p>Moving overseas with big brother Matt, Mowbray said the pair spent their …

Exports

Hottest toy in US: Kiwi brainchild

Bunch O' Balloons: It’s the hottest toy in the US right now, topping sales and raking in millions for its parent company ZURU.<p>But did you know it’s …

There's nothing wrong with not owning your home

How important is it to you that you own your home?<p>I read <b>Helen King's article</b> on her acceptance that she may never own her own home with interest. We …

Supermarket slammed after photo of kumara posted online

A supermarket chain has come under fire after an angry Australian shopper shared a photo on social media.<p>Shopper Leanne Stokan shared a photo of …

Social Media

Tataiako Reflection

<b>1. What is tataiako?</b><p><i>Tātaiako</i> has been developed to help all educators think about what it takes to successfully teach Māori learners. It provides a …

Tātaiako-E: Cultural competency must-haves

I chose not to take the normal approach of using guest speaker stories, PowerPoints, handouts, and two-minute …

What successful schools are doing / Educationally powerful partnerships / Homepage

Themes<p>What successful schools are doing<p><b>Beliefs</b><p>There is a real belief that Māori students are going to “be someone”.<br>• There is also a real belief that …

Connections with Te Kotahitanga / Educationally powerful partnerships / Homepage

Connections between the principles and Te Kotahitanga<p>In 2002–03, the Te Kotahitanga project (Bishop et al., 2003) used the technique of …

Pedagogy

Support from best evidence syntheses / Appraisal for learning / Homepage

Support for the principles from the best evidence syntheses<p>The Ministry of Education’s series of best evidence syntheses were another key source of …

Pedagogy

Tātaiako / What to use / Identifying professional learning needs / Inquiry cycle / Homepage

Tātaiako: Cultural Competencies for Teachers of Māori Learners<p>Tātaiako: Cultural Competencies for Teachers of Māori Learners (Ministry of Education …

Education

Personal loan

Air New Zealand's Christopher Luxon on success

Air New Zealand chief executive Christopher Luxon has a plan.<p>Zigging when others zag is Christopher Luxon's​ key to making Air New Zealand a top …

Air New Zealand's record profit great for travellers, but not necessarily fares

ONE News<p>The airline's profit is up 40 per cent as it benefits from increased tourist numbers.<p>Air New Zealand's record profit probably won't mean your …

E-commerce could be Kiwi firms' big chance in China

More Kiwi firms are tapping one of the fastest growing markets in the world, writes Susan Edmunds.<p>Shaun Rein says New Zealand firms understand China …

Low export volumes could hurt NZ deer industry, German importer warns

The reduction in venison exports is due to New Zealand deer farmers retaining their hinds as they look to build herd numbers.<p>A major importer of New …

Zespri minimises fungus threat to other exports

Zespri does not believe exports to other countries will be affected by the fungus issue that has hit the Chinese market.<p>Zespri is playing down the …

Hello World: Explore the Tech World Outside Silicon Valley With Ashlee Vance

HELLO WORLD<p>All Videos<p>Hello World invites the viewer to come on a journey. It's a journey that stretches across the globe to find the inventors, …

Innovation a put-off for small businesses

Talent Propeller founder Sharon Davies is always thinking into the future and trying to stay ahead of the curve.<p>Innovation is key when it comes to …

Tech Futures Lab launches to prepare businesses for technology revolution

Tech Futures Lab founder Frances Valintine started The Mind Lab to help prepare children for the future, has moved on to adults.<p>A programme has been …

Dick Smith Group's autopsy – bad strategy, not foul play

Fairfax Media<p>Forlorn images of empty shelves and darkly funny signs written by angry staff will be the lasting memories of the retail chain.<p>The first …

Digital tools for connected schools

As schools cluster together to help raise achievement for all students, considerations for how this will work becomes a priority. Schools are being …

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