Fortune favours the bold
When Karim Hussona’s plan for a wholesale fax service failed to take off in the UK, he decided to try his luck on the other side of the world. Twenty-one years later the Group CEO of Compass Communications looks back on a remarkable business journey.
In 1989 a young upstart fashion brand began to make a name for itself worldwide. Twenty-seven years later WORLD’s star shines brighter than ever.
Retail shelves everywhere are awash with chocolate brands. Success requires remarkable vision and determination, which Tracey Melville-Smith has in spades.
Naturally tanned possum pelts are the USP for Pennie and Laurie Sands’
Taranaki-based business Envirofur – and they’re in hot demand worldwide.
The Interview: Ana Maria Moore
She owns Wellington’s iconic Bodyhaven Spa and with 25 years in the business Ana Maria Moore is a leader in the well-being and massage therapy sector.
An exclusive series of short articles relevant to our export sector.
Read how WorldFront is helping position e-commerce at the top of New Zealand’s export market. Learn why Duncan NZ’s Andy and Vinnie Duncan are so excited by recent developments in venison exports; how Facebook tools are used to manage offshore marketing; how the Grow North Smart Innovation District is helping export businesses collaborate; and why online retailer NetPharmacy partnered with cross-border e-commerce specialist Azoya to access consumers in China.
Looking for a business-friendly city to launch a venture? Then look south to Invercargill where Avinash Varghese is one of a new generation of talented Southland-based entrepreneurs.
The case for sustainability
Abbie Reynolds outlines how SMEs that integrate sustainability into their core business strategy can enjoy lower costs, reduced risk, and new opportunities.
New Year: New you? Or same old you?
Chris Taylor has advice for those of us who struggle to follow through on New Year resolutions.
Houston, you have a solution
John Barley provides some lessons from NASA to help create a smarter and safer workplace.
What’s going on in the world of Search?
Richard Conway reviews the latest developments in the search engine world and has some predictions for 2017.
Trust: the cornerstone of every relationship
How trust, accountability, transparency, competence and communication all contribute towards better customer relationships.
Tech Stuff with Bill Bennett
Issues with Balls