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Liam Butler interviews Claire Austin

Monday, 22 December 2014, 12:03 pm | ElderNet

The Cancer Society is the leading cancer patient advocate in New Zealand, providing a voice on all kinds of issues including cancer detection and treatment. The work of the Cancer Society includes the provision of Support Services, Research, Information ... More >>

Liam Butler interviews Dermoscopy Specialist Bizzy Candler

Friday, 12 December 2014, 5:34 pm | ElderNet

Bizzy Candler Grad Dip Phys, MCSP, NZRP is a melanographer who works at MoleMap in Sunny Nelson and this interview is based on information found in The New Zealand Skin Cancer Steering Committee New Zealand Skin Cancer Control Strategic Framework ... More >>

Liam Butler interviews Emeritus Professor Chris Kissling

Friday, 28 November 2014, 4:15 pm | ElderNet

Dr Kissling was the Foundation Professor of Transport Studies, at Lincoln University and appointed an Emeritus Professor in 2010. More >>

Liam Butler interviews Hon Richard Prebble CBE

Tuesday, 25 November 2014, 3:35 pm | ElderNet

Out of the Red $29.95 The untold story of NZ's biggest business turn around.... More >>

Frances Denz on what is community?

Friday, 21 November 2014, 3:29 pm | ElderNet

Frances has been instrumental in helping entrepreneurs establish more than 4000 businesses since 1986. She is an authority on business start-ups and regional economic development and is a keynote speaker at conferences internationally. Frances is the co-founder ... More >>

Reply to open letter on earthquake repair in Christchurch

Tuesday, 18 November 2014, 4:09 pm | ElderNet

You raise many points and I acknowledge the frustration some people are experiencing when their homes are still not repaired or rebuilt. We have consistently said that the scale and complexity of events has always meant that it will not be till the ... More >>

Liam Butler interviews Professor Jay Kandampully

Tuesday, 18 November 2014, 3:03 pm | ElderNet

Jay Kandampully is Professor of Consumer Sciences in the Department of Human Sciences. He also serves as a visiting professor at University of Innsbruck, Austria; Nanjing University of Science and Technology, China; and Furtwangen University, Germany; ... More >>

A journey around New Zealand’s meeting houses

Tuesday, 11 November 2014, 2:18 pm | ElderNet

Marae - Te Tatau Pounamu: A Journey Around New Zealand's Meeting Houses $80 RRP Random House NZ More >>

General Manager GSK NZ on Chickenpox

Wednesday, 5 November 2014, 1:57 pm | ElderNet

Anna Stove's management career is founded on her nursing qualifications and includes working as Vice Chairman for the Board of Trustees for London's Shooting Star Children's Hospice and Head of Vaccines for GSK. More >>

SCRUM A revolutionary approach to building teams

Tuesday, 28 October 2014, 12:25 pm | ElderNet

SCRUM is a project management process that breaks up a big project into several smaller parts to ensure that they are rapidly competed so that the project can be completed in a timely manner. More >>

The cost of obesity - Professor Boyd Swinburn

Friday, 24 October 2014, 3:30 pm | ElderNet

Liam Butler interviews Boyd Swinburn Professor of Population Nutrition and Global Health University of Auckland More >>

Liam Butler interviews David Downs

Wednesday, 22 October 2014, 3:22 pm | ElderNet

David Downs strong interest in innovative companies, and his pride in New Zealand, lead him to work at government agency New Zealand Trade & Enterprise, where he helps local businesses grow internationally More >>

Liam Butler interviews Nelson’s Iron Lady

Thursday, 16 October 2014, 2:10 pm | ElderNet

Gail, you are known in Nelson for your tireless community service and astute governance. You are also a big fan of Irons. Tell me more... More >>

Oamaru: New Zealand's living Victorian town

Friday, 10 October 2014, 4:26 pm | ElderNet

Liam Butler interviews Paul Sorrell author of Oamaru: New Zealand's living Victorian town More >>

Frances Denz MNZM author of Hope and Rehabilitation

Tuesday, 7 October 2014, 5:26 pm | ElderNet

In Hope and Rehabilitation $19.95 www.stellaris.co.nz Frances Denz MNZM graphically demonstrates the power of hope and work. Although Frances had cancer for thirty years, she established and ran four businesses in that period. Today Frances is a professional ... More >>

Fiona Eadie, author of 100 best Native Plants for NZ Gardens

Tuesday, 7 October 2014, 2:39 pm | ElderNet

For the past 12 years Fiona Eadie has been head gardener at Larnach Castle, whose gardens are internationally renowned. Her book ' 100 best Native Plants for New Zealand Gardens' $45 www.randomhouse.co.nz features inspirational and practical advice on ... More >>

Liam Butler interviews author of Teddy One-Eye

Friday, 3 October 2014, 4:17 pm | ElderNet

Scary, funny, heart-warming and magical, this story of love and loss by one of our best-loved writers and illustrators for children is written with great fondness for the delights of childhood. More >>

Liam Butler interviews Jill Brewis

Wednesday, 24 September 2014, 3:14 pm | ElderNet

Fresh Produce from the Garden to the Table $30 www.calicopublishing.co.nz/book/the-growers-cookbook More >>

The Power and the Peril of Oil author Firooz Eftekhar Zadeh

Monday, 22 September 2014, 3:49 pm | ElderNet

Liam Butler interviews Firooz Eftekhar Zadeh author of 'The Power and the Peril of Oil More >>

Dr Chris Perkins, Selwyn Cetre for Ageing and Spirituality

Tuesday, 16 September 2014, 1:58 pm | ElderNet

Dr Chris Perkins, MB ChB (Otago) FRANZCP, Diploma of Professional Ethics (Auckland) leads The Selwyn Centre for Ageing and Spirituality. She has been a psychiatrist for older people since 1992, and currently works as a locum in addition to her role ... More >>