Blog

8th
Mar

Power your team with diversity

Posted by: Matt

I recently spent some time watching my daughter go through preseason trials for her local football team. The team that she was grouped with for the final match of the afternoon represented a diverse range of kids with a common love for the beautiful game. The’y hadn’t played together before or even met. Most were… read more

Categorised as: Uncategorized

20th
Apr

Christchurch Tech Stories: FluentIQ

Posted by: Marc

Christchurch Tech Stories: FluentIQ Christchurch’s tech sector is proud to be world class, connected and creative. The Talent Hive has been working on a blog series with a number of Tech employers in the region and we’re delighted to share those with you over the next few weeks. FluentIQ delivers online testing of English communication… read more

Categorised as: Career Development, IT, Tech Stories

5th
Apr

Christchurch Tech Stories: Link Engine Management

Posted by: Marc

Christchurch’s tech sector is proud to be world class, connected and creative. The Talent Hive has been working on a blog series with a number of Tech employers in the region and we’re delighted to share those with you over the next few weeks. Link Engine Management is a designer and developer of engine management… read more

Categorised as: IT, Tech Stories

16th
Mar

Christchurch Tech Stories: Smudge Apps

Posted by: Marc

Christchurch’s tech sector is proud to be world class, connected and creative. The Talent Hive has been working on a blog series with a number of Tech employers in the region and we’re delighted to share those with you over the next few weeks. Smudge Apps have been building mobile solutions for regional and international… read more

Categorised as: IT, Tech Stories

22nd
Feb

Christchurch Tech Stories: Orbica

Posted by: Marc

Christchurch’s tech sector is proud to be world class, connected and creative. The Talent Hive has been working on a blog series with a number of Tech employers in the region and we’re delighted to share those with you over the next few weeks. First up is Orbica, New Zealand’s premiere location data intelligence consultants. Orbica… read more

Categorised as: IT, Tech Stories

7th
Nov

Groundline Engineering is sky high with career opportunity

Posted by: Matt

Richi Cleland – Director Groundline Engineering Groundline Engineering is a specialist consultancy with expertise in transmission and distribution asset optimisation including Line Engineering, Asset Condition Management, Testing and R&D. Over the past thirteen years they have developed a strong market position built on quality, innovation and the consistent delivery of complex projects to their expanding… read more

Categorised as: Career Development, High Performance Teams

19th
Oct

How To Manage A Narcissist

Posted by: Matt

With selfies and social media comes claims that Millennials are being bitten by the narcissism bug. In the US, diagnoses of narcissistic personality disorder (NPD) have risen sharply over the past 10 years. Narcissistic personality traits have risen as much as obesity rates in the last 30 years with fears that the  disorder could now… read more

Categorised as: Career Development, Talent Search & Management

29th
Sep

Giving an interview to remember (or how to build competitive advantage)

Posted by: Matt

  Often designers (graphic/industrial) use portfolios to showcase their work. But I’d recommend every candidate compiling a portfolio of their work/projects. It’s an effective way of demonstrating real life experience and will help you keep an interview on track and focused. If you find the interview environment challenging (and most do!) then it can be… read more

Categorised as: Career Development