NZBusiness April 2015

NZBusiness April 2015
COVER STORY
Relationship realities
How do you build a solid business while maintaining a strong marriage? Editor Glenn Baker consults the spouses of three leading Kiwi entrepreneurs to see how they’ve succeeded and to share their tips
 
FEATURES
In search of certainty
Addressing those tax and legal issues? The advice from the experts is get proactive on your tax management.
One card to rule them all
Just how good is the new EFTPOS-style Debbi gift card for businesses?
Visual attraction
Donovan Jackson reveals where digital marketing technology is taking businesses in 2015.
Indie directors = business transformers
Victoria Carter emphasises the value of independent directors.
Equity energy boosts Energyworks
Help was needed for this Taranaki success story to continue growing and take the load off its owner.
Star performer
Meet Ivy Joe, New Zealand Franchisee of the Year three years running.
 
INSPIRATION
Inflatable excellence
Patricia Moore discovers an export business in Taihape with a world-class reputation.
Master of events
Scott Rice’s event management business drives many high profile ‘mass participation’ sporting competitions.
Well connected
Stephen Dil owns a community-focused funeral business where nothing’s too much trouble.