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2021

22

OCT

2021

Next-Level Talent Selection

Convergence Partners

We’re proud to integrate Hogan’s world leading assessment suite into our robust, behavioural competency selection process. Adding data-based personality insights will enable our clients to make hiring decisions that are as well informed as possible, and help ensure the great team fit we always strive for...

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OCT

2021

What matters most? Five priorities for CEOs in the next normal

Via McKinsey & Company

In recent conversations with global CEOs, McKinsey & Company have identified a new logic of leadership - one that is human-led, tech-enabled, intentionally diverse & inclusive, and purpose-driven. Read more about the top five leadership priorities shaping the #NextNormal...

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01

OCT

2021

Vaccination and the Workplace

Via Chapman Tripp

As the COVID-19 vaccination roll-out moves up a gear, employers are grappling with ways of dealing with the jab-reluctant in the workplace. Here are comprehensive answers from Chapman Tripp to common questions around COVID-19 vaccinations in the employment context, and what employers should be vigilant of...

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29

SEP

2021

The Great Opportunity

Michelle Elsley

The workplace has changed forever, and so have the fundamentals of attrition, retention and attraction. While we are currently working through the lockdown levels again here in New Zealand, now is the time to focus on your talent strategy - redefine your company culture and put people first.

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27

SEP

2021

Mental Health Awareness Week

Convergence Partners

Today mark's the start of Mental Health Awareness Week, and it feels fitting to share Dr Lucy Hone's compelling Tedx Talk: '3 Secrets of Resilient People'...

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01

SEP

2021

We are thrilled to welcome Hannah Le to the Convergence Partners family!

Convergence Partners

Hannah will be joining our Research Team, and leveraging her recruitment & HR experience to proactively source and manage talent pipelines.

The last few months have been some of the busiest on record for us, and we're excited to bring Hannah on board to help boost our growing research and sourcing capabilities.

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14

JUN

2021

Watch our Beyond Burnout conversation with Suzi McAlpine

Convergence Partners

We recently had the pleasure of hosting an online conversation with the inspiring Suzi McAlpine, author of the bestselling book, Beyond Burnout...

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06

MAY

2021

Humility at the top is a rare and beautiful thing

Via Winsborough

When hiring for a leadership role, you may be overlooking one of the most important traits of top performers: humility. This great article from Winsborough explains why humility is so essential to effective leadership and to business in general...

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APR

2021

ONLINE EVENT | Thinkers+Shakers Speaker Series - Beyond Burnout with Suzi McAlpine

Convergence Partners

9:30am - 10:15am NZT Thursday 3rd June 2021

We would love you to join this fascinating online conversation with Suzi McAlpine, an influential leadership coach, award-winning blogger and keynote speaker, as she shares valuable lessons and insights on workplace burnout learned from organisations in New Zealand and internationally. You'll take away a range of key actions to help create organisational cultures and environments that reduce the incidence of workplace stress and burnout.

This event will be invaluable for senior HR to discuss burnout at the executive level including how to spot it, stop it and stamp it out...

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27

APR

2021

The Covid Effect on Recruitment Today

Dave Rees

The jury is still out on the long-term impact of workplace changes created by the pandemic, but we have observed some emerging trends and how companies must adapt in order to compete for talent...

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25

MAR

2021

The Next Great Disruption Is Hybrid Work - Are We Ready?

Via Microsoft

Global workplace data, research and insights gathered over the last year is unveiled in Microsoft's 2021 Work Trend Index - a fascinating look at how the last 12 months of work are inevitably going to shape the future of work...

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09

MAR

2021

FMCG Recruitment Outlook for 2021

Lara Devereux

Keen to hear what's happening in recruitment within FMCG? One of our Sales & Marketing specialists, Lara Devereux, shares insights and the trends she's seeing in the latest issue of FMCG Business...

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17

FEB

2021

The future of work: Insights from across Aotearoa

Via The Spinoff

Predicting the future of work is always tricky, and the global pandemic has made any type of prognosis even more difficult. While it’s anyone’s guess what’s next, this article provides some interesting insights as to how the way Kiwis work is changing in the shadow of COVID-19...

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13

JAN

2021

These are some of the new jobs emerging in 2021 and beyond

Via Fast Company

So, what do the events of 2020 mean for jobs in 2021 and beyond? As the way people work has changed, so have the roles that need to be filled. This article sheds light on some new roles borne from pandemic-fueled trends, including the acceleration of technology adoption, new business models and increased demand for certain skills and roles within organisations...

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