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Employment Today

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Employment Today is New Zealand's leading publication on HR management and employment law. Experience the magazine yourself: read the free stories below, view the current issue's table of contents, search current and back issues, or ask for a sample print copy. Please email subscription enquiries to

Free stories from the current issue

Ready, steady, go?

Youth account for more than a third of total unemployment in New Zealand. But are they self-absorbed slackers without the necessary work skills, or are they primed and ready to play their part in our future workforce? Raewyn Court looks for the answers.

Whose umbrella?

Should health & safety fall under the HR umbrella, or is it a discipline in its own right? Jackie Brown-Haysom asks if there’s a right way to do things.

Recruitment—Serious about games

Competition for talent means the jobseeker experience matters, and organisations need to be savvy in how they engage people externally. Cherie Curtis discusses the role of gamification in recruitment and explains how game-based assessments lead to positive outcomes for all.

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As well as Daily News (Alert24 People Management, online) and Inspiration/Best Practice (Employment Today magazine, in print and online) we have HR Partner, your HR toolkit containing ten specialist online modules providing detailed guidance on employment law and HR best practice together with a wide-ranging collection of downloadable HR forms and templates.

For people managers we have HR for Managers, a Compliance and Best Practice module with practical guidance, checklists, sample forms and policies, combined with all the relevant legislation, to assist you deal with all basic operational HR issues.

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