When does innocent representation become actionable misrepresentation?

Timothy Bates of Auckland law firm Legal Vision examines a case concerning the purchase of a leaky unit that invoked clauses in...

Back In Time

20 years ago — August 1999: • Members of six more local Registered Master Builders Associations were to have...

Improving your recruitment process

Building Recruitment managing director Kevin Everett outlines the main issues faced by companies in a normal recruitment process, the reasons they occur,...

Good parenting — it might lead to more tradespeople!

Terry Sage of Trades Coaching New Zealand argues that good parenting could be the key to solving the shortage of tradespeople in...

A black hole

Architect Don Bunting seeks out our lost construction industry.It might have sounded like April Fool’s Day but, in fact, it was April...

Building policy reform — a summary of proposed MBIE changes, Part 2

Timothy Bates and Sabina Boyd of Auckland law firm Legal Vision preview more of the Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment’s proposed...

Back In Time

20 years ago — July 1999 • A builder stripped to his underpants in order to attend one of...

Master Builders support integral to Men’s Health Week

Registered Master Builders Association members were again integral to the nationwide promotion of the recent Men’s Health Week (MHW) held on June...

Are you an ‘Employer of Choice’?

Tradie HR director Leigh Olsen explains what makes an “Employer of Choice”.

Business growth requires careful planning

Terry Sage of Trades Coaching New Zealand says by all means grow, and grow large — but plan your growth path carefully.