Kiwi firms have a reputation in the US for producing high quality technology, but the American market comes with unique challenges.
After cancer forced John Bongard to step down from corporate life, the former Fisher & Paykel CEO has found a new equilibrium.
OPINION: Can celebrity chef Nigella Lawson help chocolate maker Whittaker's crack the Australian market?
OPINION: Providing staff with feedback to help them grow, but some methods of critiquing performance are more effective than others.
In part two of our story on the US winternship exchange, American tech entrepeneur Craig Elliott teaches three Kiwi students the power of a good tale.
Initiatives such as Pukeko Pictures’ bid to upskill idealistic writers contribute to the greater good while being smart business.
OPINION: Failing is part of the job of being a leader, so strap on the boots and embrace it.
Craig Elliott, named a Friend of New Zealand at the World Class New Zealand Awards, is behind an exchange helping Kiwi IT whizz kids gain experience in Silicon Valley.
Do the union movement and business really hate each other, or do they work effectively together?
OPINION: The answer to climate change is not to put out the welcome mat.
In theory everyone wants a diverse workforce. But in practice, how do you achieve it?
OPINION: Time-poor managers can learn to integrate leadership messages into conversations.
The new CEO of global expat network Kea knows a thing or two about building relationships.
Marketing managers need a greater understanding of online data, says US entrepreneur Cameron Gawley.
Sam Pearson has learned to take a backhanded approach when promoting tennis in China.
New research is reshaping the tourism offered to Chinese travellers.
OPINION: Pumpkin Patch's new CEO Di Humphries needs to take a closer look at the Australian market.
Two Kiwi women share what it's really like working in the tech sector.
What’s being done to encourage more New Zealand girls into technology careers?
OPINION: Modern corporate culture would dismay wartime generations.
OPINION: Politics requires a very particular set of personal traits. How can we be sure our leaders have what it takes?
The challenge of rebuilding Canterbury is beginning to attract leading expat architects back home to make their mark.
CEO of health and beauty products company Comvita Brett Hewlett shares his lifestyle tips for staying fighting fit.
There's a plan behind The Warehouse’s seemingly scattergun entry into e-commerce, the company says.
Globe-trotting Kiwi Natasha Sanders has found her calling helping others move around the world.
OPINION: Tourism New Zealand's latest campaign is sending mixed messages to our closest trading partner, Australia
OPINION: The journey is the point to the Labour leadership race, not which character gets the job.
After nearly two decades as an offshore executive for software giant SAP, Geraldine McBride comes home.
Public sector boss Michelle Hippolite and SME owner Rachel Taulelei find common ground on Maori development.
Fronde CEO Ian Clarke discusses the attractions of listing with health IT startup founder Ahmad Jubbawey.
Expat network Kea says it will search its own database for a new chief executive with commercial experience to replace outgoing Sue Watson
What can senior and junior bosses learn from each other? CEO of Datacom Greg Davidson with BIMStop founder Scott Barrington find out.
OPINION: Caffeine-addicted Australians are drinking more hot beverages than ever, creating huge potential for New Zealand's Bell Tea and Coffee Company
You want to make the most of your potential - and that of your business. Do you need a mentor or a life coach?
OPINION: The Federal election raised the hopes of Australian business, and Kiwi SMEs have reason to be optimistic as well.
New UniServices CEO Andy Shenk has big goals for the Auckland organisation charged with commercialising academic breakthroughs.
Startup guru Dave Moskovitz lends a hand to young companies when it really matters - at the earliest idea.
OPINION: The funny thing about MMP is that overnight your enemy can become your best friend.
DIY animation company CEO Shona Grundy wants to change the way we source entertainment.
OPINION: It's a tough gig, campaigning for the Labour leadership.
Expat Kiwi Ian Foster is a pioneer of grid computing, the forerunner to the cloud.
NZX boss Tim Bennett is a big part of a renewed appetite for local market listings.
They're thinkers, strategisers and networkers, but mostly the top five Unlimited influencers of 2013 are rolling up their sleeves and making it happen.
OPINION: Mid-sized firms are quietly getting on with business, and their confidence is flowing through to the employment market.
Influence means success, so how do you get it?
OPINION: Why we need to fight for the fruits of automation.
Tracey King has a PhD in health psychology, is the co-founder of premium beverage company Ti Tonics and a mum of two.
OPINION: Our internet-connected future isn't all rosy, say Google's big guns.
Shaun Hendy and the late Sir Paul Callaghan's book Get off the Grass has a plan for closing the knowledge gap.
First time wine company makes it to finals in four years, while rapidly-expanding takeaway chain BurgerFuel gains two placings.