HR Advisors Conference Blog

Further thoughts from the conference or about the challenges of being in an HR Advisory role.

Working with unions

André Lubbe, Head of ER for Auckland Council presented at the HR Advisors Conference in Auckland about how to work productively with unions. He started by outlining the 4 different … Continue reading

April 20, 2017 · Leave a comment

NZ HR Advisor of the Year: the winner is…

Last week we revealed the runner up of the HR Advisor of the Year Awards. These awards happened at the HR Advisors Conference in Auckland last month. We had 4 … Continue reading

April 4, 2017 · Leave a comment

HR Advisor of the Year: Runner Up

At the HR Advisors Conference in Auckland last month, we ran our inaugural HR Advisor of the Year Awards. We had 4 very worthy finalists. Each finalist had an overview … Continue reading

March 27, 2017 · Leave a comment

Might as well face it, you’re addicted to sourcing!

By Angela Atkins At the HR Advisors Conference in January, Troy Hammond came and presented on different ways you can source candidates yourself – going out to find them rather … Continue reading

March 21, 2017 · Leave a comment

HR Advisors of the Future

We had a fabulous 2 days in Wellington last week exploring what the next generation of being an HR Advisor will really look like. Angela Atkins presented on what she … Continue reading

February 5, 2017 · Leave a comment

Instead of goals, try this instead!

One of the things that we hear time and time again, is that successful companies and successful people set goals. It’s become a no-brainer. Board reports focus on company goal … Continue reading

January 9, 2017 · Leave a comment

Five ways to develop your managers skills

One of the key parts of working in HR is to advise and support people managers. It’s a difficult job and just like every sportsperson has a coach, every good … Continue reading

November 1, 2016 · Leave a comment

London ideas on being a culture champion

Last week in London the first UK HR Advisors Conference was held.  In every city that Angela has presented her session on how to measure culture and what HR Advisors … Continue reading

October 15, 2016 · Leave a comment

Feeling overwhelmed? Or negative? Try this trick….

As an HR Advisor you have to deal with some fairly unique challenges: Having to deal with lots of negative parts of HR – helping with disciplinary procedures, complaints, restructuring … Continue reading

September 22, 2016 · Leave a comment

Could you follow these instructions to make a cake?

One of the things that you often have to do in an HR Advisory role, is provide instructions for managers on how to complete different HR processes (loading new employees, … Continue reading

September 6, 2016 · Leave a comment
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