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10

JUN

2020

Recruiting during Covid-19

Lara Devereux

For most of us recruiters, we don’t do this job to put bums on seats. If you are going to last the distance in recruitment, your heart must be truly in it; and as Lara Devereux explains, in unprecedented times like this, the heart comes to the fore...

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18

MAR

2020

COVID-19 Response: Virtual or phone interviews only

Convergence Partners

Convergence Partners will be conducting all our candidate interviews virtually or via the phone...

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16

MAR

2020

Another terrific week with our group of students from Kelston Girls' College...

Convergence Partners

We coached our group of students from Kelston Girls' College through real life one-on-one mock interview scenarios, focusing on first impressions and talking through the reasons why they're the best candidate for the job...

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26

FEB

2020

Week two of the Graeme Dingle Foundation Career Navigator programme was a great success...

Convergence Partners

We created an interactive and fun session for students from Kelston Girls' College, coaching them through mini interview situations which focused on the importance of first impressions - body language, gestures used, eye contact and various other soft skills...

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20

FEB

2020

Convergence Partners are delighted to be partnering again this year with The Graeme Dingle Foundation

Convergence Partners

We are once again part of their fantastic programme, Career Navigator (Kaiwhakatere mahi) which helps by assisting young Kiwi people with valuable information, options and guidance around work and life choices. Our goal is to help students gain skills and confidence in their ability to make suitable career and subject choices...

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18

OCT

2019

Career spotlight on Barbara Salazar

Young Women in Finance NZ

A great article from Jennifer Chee who puts the career spotlight on the inspirational journey of Barbara Salazar, one of our recent appointments into the NZ Super Fund's Direct Investment Team...

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01

AUG

2019

Congratulations to our candidate - Debbie Lowe - Marketing & Comms Executive of the Year 2019

Convergence Partners

Convergence Partners would like to extend a big congratulations to our candidate, Debbie Lowe, Executive - Marketing & Communications at Crombie Lockwood. Debbie has been awarded the highly anticipated Marketing & Comms Executive of the Year at this year’s Women In Insurance Summit. Well done on this huge achievement - here's to many more successes!

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25

JUN

2019

Convergence Partners are excited to be partnering with The Graeme Dingle Foundation

Convergence Partners

We are part of their fantastic Career Navigator Programme which helps get high school kids ready for the world of work - and we’re fired up about using our experience as recruitment specialists to help out. See what we have been up to with Kelston Girls' College...

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14

MAY

2019

We are pleased to introduce a new Partner to our team: Michelle Elsley

Convergence Partners

Michelle brings 16+ years' recruitment and talent management experience gained across Professional Services, Supply Chain, Finance and IT. She will be working alongside Bobbi Ryan, specialising in Supply Chain, Operations & Procurement recruitment...

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26

FEB

2019

We are pleased to introduce a new Researcher to our team: Roslyn Howard

Convergence Partners

Ros brings 14+ years' recruitment and talent acquisition experience gained across a diverse mix of sectors. She joins our Research hub, harnessing market intelligence for candidate generation and market mapping...

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30

NOV

2018

Adopt a family this Christmas

Convergence Partners

As the year draws to a close, the situation for many NZ families to provide even the basic necessities this festive season becomes dire. Convergence Partners is delighted to be partnering with The Salvation Army again this year in their annual Adopt a Family for Christmas programme...

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01

MAY

2018

Warehouse Management - Bobbi Ryan from Convergence Partners explains why it's an underrated career path...

Bobbi Ryan

Warehouse management is a managerial career path that often goes unnoticed and unheralded, but it can offer an attractive pathway into higher executive roles, and deserves more attention from both job seekers and employers...

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10

APR

2018

Career planning for the 'twilight' of your careers - Dave Rees from Convergence Partners outlines what you should do...

Dave Rees

Even excellent candidates can struggle to advance as they approach the 'twilight' of their careers. To ensure a satisfying working future, they should start planning in their early 40s...

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27

FEB

2018

Brand Power: Alistair Comyn from Convergence Partners explains how it might persuade passive top talent to make a move...

Alistair Comyn

As consumers, we all know the power of a great brand. This brand power extends to the workplace too - it's your brand that might persuade passive top talent to make a move...

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16

FEB

2018

What's happening on the employment front for older workers? Chris Palmer from Convergence Partners explains...

Chris Palmer

The employment lifeline of older workers is often a shift to a contract or interim role. Experience is worth hanging onto, so if organisations want to tap into this skilled workforce, they need to modify their thinking...

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19

DEC

2017

Warehouse Management - An Underrated Career Path

Bobbi Ryan

Warehouse management is a managerial career path that often goes unnoticed and unheralded, but in the latest issue of FTD Magazine, Bobbi Ryan explains that it can offer an attractive pathway into higher executive roles, and deserves more attention from both job seekers and employers...

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23

NOV

2017

Convergence Partners Have Moved!

Convergence Partners

Convergence Partners are excited to announce that our team has moved to a new and bigger location. We continue to grow and as a natural step of that growth we need more space. We look at this new location as the start of another chapter in our history...

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09

MAR

2017

We are pleased to introduce a new Partner to our team: Alistair Comyn

Convergence Partners

Alistair is our IT recruitment specialist, bringing 12+ years global experience, recruiting at an executive level across a variety of sectors...

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27

FEB

2017

We are pleased to introduce a new Partner to our team: Claire Ellis

Convergence Partners

Claire brings 14+ years recruitment experience with specialist knowledge of the Accounting market...

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30

MAY

2016

We are pleased to introduce a new Partner to our team: Alexander Hyndman

Convergence Partners

Alexander brings over 10 years recruitment experience spanning Corporate Finance, Investment Banking, Investment Research & Management, Corporate Development, Performance & Planning, Strategy, Relationship Banking & Product and People & Capability...

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02

NOV

2015

Our special milestone!

Convergence Partners

Convergence Partners is turning 5... and we would like to say thank you!

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