Video revisits kiwi ‘recipe for success’
19 February 2019
An instructional video produced as a companion to the 1986 influencial book Theory K, has had a retrospective screening at the Business School.
Students benefit from transition to work initiatives
18 February 2019
Accounting software provider MYOB has taken steps to enhance students’ work experience, by running a number of initiatives, in conjunction with the University of Auckland.
Obesity and empowered choices
13 February 2019
Opinion: Obesity is complex issue, but we are in it together and must work collectively to find a solution that will end this epidemic, writes Dr Milind Mandlik.
Inaugural Sir Owen Glenn scholarship funds study abroad for business students
11 February 2019
The inaugural winners of the Sir Owen G. Glenn Study Abroad Scholarship began their funded experience abroad in the United States last month.
Time to address our rapidly ageing population
4 February 2019
Opinion: It's time the Government listened to advice and introduced pension policies appropriate for our rapidly ageing population, writes Dr Claire Dale.
Ten questions on capital gains tax
4 January 2019
Opinion: Ryan Greenaway-McGrevy gives his Top Ten resolved and unresolved issues on the Tax Working Group’s proposed capital gains tax.
Tax Working Group unlikely to sort housing inequality
14 December 2018
Opinion: The Tax Working Group is unlikely to address housing inequality given exclusions in its terms of reference, writes Hon Associate Professor Susan St John (Economics).
Taxing tourists makes perfect economic sense now
10 December 2018
Opinion: a levy on incoming tourists should be seen not as a revenue-grabbing tax, but as user pays congestion charge, writes Tim Hazledine.
The little startup that could: 15 years of Velocity
6 December 2018
Velocity - the University’s student-led entrepreneurial development programme – is celebrating its 15th birthday and the successes it has enjoyed since its inception.
Jokes: a new guide to workplace humour
26 November 2018
A new book by University of Auckland academics Barbara Plester and Kerr Inkson draws on the latest research to give practical tips on how to navigate workplace humour.
Some myths about NZ Super
22 November 2018
Opinion: Let’s not mindlessly raise the qualifying age for Super but instead try to solve actual problems ordinary people face, writes Hon Associate Professor Susan St John.
Govt should use Kiwibank to undercut the big four
14 November 2018
The people running the four big New Zealand banks - ANZ, ASB, BNZ, Westpac - will be breathing a very quiet sigh of relief. The $5 billion of annual profits they remit back to their Australian head offices are safe – for the time being.