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Digital natives need to work on face-to-face skills

Wednesday, 17 October 2018, 12:01 pm | Hays

Digital natives are natural online communicators, but recruiting experts Hays warns that for many it’s come at the expense of face-to-face communication skills. More >>

Only 28% of Kiwis take their full designated lunch break

Thursday, 11 October 2018, 12:48 pm | Hays

Are you feeling tired and fatigued at work? If so, it could be because only 28% of Kiwi workers take their full designated lunch break. More >>

Skills Index shows New Zealand fails to meet demand

Tuesday, 25 September 2018, 1:39 pm | Hays

New Zealand’s talent mismatch between the skills jobseekers possess and those employers want sits at its highest in seven years, according to the 2018 Hays Global Skills Index, released today. More >>

Digital specialists vs marketing generalists

Wednesday, 22 August 2018, 2:28 pm | Hays

78% of Marketing Directors want both generalist and digital specialist skills in their team, according to recruiting experts Hays. More >>

Temporary and contract solutions a driving force

Friday, 17 August 2018, 9:47 am | Hays

The use of temporary and contract staff is set to increase further in New Zealand, according to recruiting experts Hays. Data from the recruiter’s annual Hays Salary Guide shows 21 per cent of employers in New Zealand now engage contract and temporary ... More >>

Building industry salaries to rise

Thursday, 9 August 2018, 3:45 pm | Hays

Over half (55 per cent) of New Zealand’s building industry employers will increase their workforces’ salaries by up to five per cent in their next review, according to the 2018 Hays Construction & NZIOB (New Zealand Institute of Building) Salary ... More >>

The benefits employees actually want

Tuesday, 5 June 2018, 2:49 pm | Hays

The benefits employees actually want: Flexible work practices and career progression Over three-quarters (77%) of New Zealand workers would like a job offering flexible work practices, with career progression opportunities (67%) and ongoing learning ... More >>

Salary increases thin on the ground this year

Wednesday, 16 May 2018, 12:23 pm | Hays

Almost two-thirds (64 per cent) of employers will give skilled professionals a pay rise of less than 3 per cent in their next review while 8 per cent will not increase salaries at all, according to the 2018-19 Hays Salary Guide. More >>

Jobseekers want upskilling as part of deal

Tuesday, 10 April 2018, 1:39 pm | Hays

Whose responsibility is upskilling? Ask employers and they suggest employees but ask professionals and many say the organisation they work for should be accountable. That is one key finding from research carried out by recruiting experts Hays amongst ... More >>

Skills to keep you employable

Tuesday, 3 April 2018, 3:22 pm | Hays

If you’re looking for a new job but not having any luck, it could be your communication, adaptability or digital proficiency that’s letting you down. More >>

Baby Boomers less optimistic about upskilling

Tuesday, 20 March 2018, 2:23 pm | Hays

Upskilling keeps you relevant and employable in the face of the Fourth Industrial Revolution’s rapid rate of workplace change, but a survey by recruiting experts Hays shows the majority (71%) of Millennials also believe it should lead to a salary ... More >>

Top CPOs share their advice on how to reach the top

Wednesday, 6 December 2017, 2:11 pm | Hays

Are you an aspiring CPO? Top CPOs share their advice on how to reach the top More >>

Machine Learning and Data Science Driving Recruitment

Wednesday, 6 December 2017, 10:42 am | Hays

Developments in data, machine learning, predictive analytics and digital technology have resulted in a transformation of the recruitment model with a fundamental change in the way organisations access and recruit much needed talent according to recruiting ... More >>

What’s challenging today’s finance leaders?

Tuesday, 5 December 2017, 2:19 pm | Hays

What’s challenging today’s finance leaders? • 90% of finance leaders say accounts payable is the finance job most likely to be taken over by automation; • Risk management is least likely; • 50% say cyber security is the most important digital technology ... More >>

Ten recruitment trends for 2018

Tuesday, 28 November 2017, 12:32 pm | Hays

27 Nov 2017 Recruitment fuelled by data science and digital technology, upskilling entry-level jobseekers and policy reform are three of the top recruitment and workplace trends to watch out for in 2018, says recruiting experts Hays. More >>

Running from the boss

Tuesday, 14 November 2017, 2:50 pm | Hays

One in two New Zealanders have left a job to get away from a direct manager. More >>

Working with chatbots and AI: The future for your job

Wednesday, 1 November 2017, 1:24 pm | Hays

Talking to a chatbot, working with an intelligent assistant and augmenting your role with various other artificial intelligence (AI) systems will become standard components of your job as the implementation of automation continues to ramp up, ... More >>

Some new fathers fear taking parental leave

Tuesday, 17 October 2017, 2:09 pm | Hays

Fifty-three per cent of New Zealanders believe that new fathers don’t take the full parental leave they are entitled to because of fear they will be viewed as less committed to their job. More >>

Some New Fathers Fear Taking Parental Leave - Here’s Why ...

Tuesday, 17 October 2017, 12:18 pm | Hays

Fifty-three per cent of New Zealanders believe that new fathers don’t take the full parental leave they are entitled to because of fear they will be viewed as less committed to their job. More >>

Jobs boon for NZ’s highly-skilled workers

Tuesday, 10 October 2017, 1:05 pm | Hays

IT, construction, engineering and marketing professionals remain in high demand but short supply in response to labour market growth, according to the latest Hays Quarterly Report , covering October to December 2017, and released today. More >>

 

 

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