The Festival of Growth: Disruptive Business
The age of tradition is over - innovative young companies are finding new ways to disrupt the status quo and challenge established brands. In this article, we look at the strength of disruption and its lasting effect on business approach.
The Science of Innovation: Michelle Dickinson at Christchurch's Deloitte Private Club
Noted nanotechnologist, researcher and entrepreneur, Michelle Dickinson gave a fascinating talk at the recent Christchurch Deloitte Private Club. We caught up with her to discuss her work so far and the barriers to innovation.
Deloitte partner, Melissa Collier, has a wealth of experience of working with clients, both large and small. We caught up with her to discuss her new involvement with the Deloitte Private space, and a recent exciting trip to visit the tech entreprene
Adaptive Insights: What can it do for your business?
23 October, 2018 by Andrew Wood,
Adaptive Insights is the new kid on the block when it comes to financial software, but is it worth a try? We look at what this system brings to businesses.
It was a night of talent and high spirits as the Fast 50 regional celebration events took place around the country last Thursday, 28 September.
With 2017 seeing a record number of entries into the Fast 50 programme, it was great to witness the calibr…
Exceptional Entrepreneur: Brianne West
26 September, 2017 by Emily McLean,
Meet this month's entrepreneur, Johnny Farquhar, who has come up with a novel way for employers to quickly get to know prospective employees instead of wading through paper CVs.
His video platform allows job hunters to upload dynamic videos of themse…
Getting down to business: Digitising the hiring process
Taking the time to hire the right people can be a long and lengthy task; however, with the rise of technology there are more ways than ever to digitise your hiring process and ensure you reach as many candidates as possible. In line with Deloitte's 2…
Exceptional entrepreneur: Liam Houlahan
05 April, 2017 by Emily McLean,
As the founder of a start up helping men dress their best, Liam Houlahan has learnt a thing or two about style. More so than that, he's learnt what it takes to adjust to the market, develop relationships and learn fast in the world of business. He ex…
Exceptional entrepreneurs: Collaborate
27 March, 2017 by Emily McLean,
At the BNZ Start-up Alley recently, a Wellington team made up of four young women took home a bonus prize for their app that matches young people with volunteer opportunities that are relevant to their skills and interests. Hear what co-founder, Holl…