Opinion and Analysis
OPINION: there are signs of new life in central Christchurch.
OPINION: Online shopping means you live in a 24/7 shopping mall with endless aisles. The weak-willed and credulous need to beware.
OPINION: Baby boomers are older and richer - what are they going to do with their cash?
OPINION: When it comes to viral marketing, this election campaign has been a fizzer.
OPINION: The volumes of water we use are a bit meaningless compared to our impact on its quality.
OPINION: Design has been found to contribute 4.2 per cent of GDP. That is more than agriculture.
OPINION: How neutral should we expect public servants to be?
OPINION: The rupture of the pipeline carrying Auckland Airport's fuel is not our first infrastructure fail.
OPINION: New World's decision to let customers vote on plastic bags a smart move.
Head of ACC investments rebuked by judge for calling enigmatic Kiwi Kerr "a crook" during testimony.
OPINION: It may be time to hit Google and Facebook where it hurts - in the profit.
OPINION: This fascinating fable of online panic has a message for all organisations – be vigilant and take all social media very seriously.
OPINION: TPP-11 is not the only multi-country trade agreement being negotiated in Asia, Siah Ang Hwee writes.
OPINION: There is no magic way of having lower taxes, better services and a fairer NZ, says Shamubeel Eaqub.
OPINION: Don't let your business get left out in the cold.
OPINION: There are times when it's just better to cut your losses, Mike O'Donnell writes.
OPINION: You can't afford to hold back if you're competing with others for the perfect property.
OPINION: Surplus, Opportunity, Speed are the SOS of killing debt fast.
Labour has to be careful not to back itself into a corner over foreign buyer ban, Pattrick Smellie writes.
OPINION: Employees may not have any right to keep messages to themselves if they use work devices.
OPINION: Promises are flying thick and fast, but fixing our housing problem won't happen unless we fix our construction industry.
OPINION: If a fashion designer is thinking it, the young fashion followers want to be wearing it, pronto.
OPINION: Kiwis don't need to lie awake worrying about a DPRK missile. So why should we be concerned?
OPINION: A policy-spotter's guide for small businesses this election.
OPINION: A surprising consensus on housing
OPINION: A positive attitude and a commitment to keep on keeping on can mean a long and fruitful life.
OPINION: Working through a business plan is vital to success.
COMMENT: Seven per cent of business revenue is squandered each year by cheating behaviour.
OPINION: If you're planning to take on Google or Facebook ... don't.
OPINION: If you have cash in hand – and can see it in your bank account – you’ll be more satisfied with life.