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Internal Content_img Diversity 19 September 2012   
Diversity in the workplace
  File Type: Internal Content      File Size:      Categories: Employment, Productivity, Management, Recruitment, Chamber Fact File, Start-Up
 
PDF_img Pricing & Costing Fact File 25 July 2012   
This guide has been compiled to step you through the process of pricing and costing your products and services.
  File Type: PDF      File Size: 101KB     Categories: Finance, Chamber Fact File, Start-Up
 
PDF_img Frequently Asked Questions 25 July 2012   
This guide provides answers to the most commonly asked questions about how to start a business.
  File Type: PDF      File Size: 125KB     Categories: Chamber Fact File, Start-Up
 
PDF_img Essential Websites Fact File 23 July 2012   
Essential websites relevant to both new and existing businesses.
  File Type: PDF      File Size: 48KB     Categories: Chamber Fact File, Start-Up
 
PDF_img Mentoring for Business 23 July 2012   
Smooth the pathway to your business success by having an experienced business person to talk your plans through with.
  File Type: PDF      File Size: 34KB     Categories: Chamber Fact File, Start-Up
 
PDF_img Maori in Business 23 July 2012   
This guide has been compiled to give you some useful contacts for organisations specifically aimed at helping Maori in business.
  File Type: PDF      File Size: 45KB     Categories: Chamber Fact File, Start-Up
 
PDF_img Advertising Fact File 20 July 2012   
Advertising is the art of increasing demand for a product or service. But what makes a good advertisement? What are the types of advertisements? And what are the common advertising myths?
  File Type: PDF      File Size: 79KB     Categories: Marketing, Chamber Fact File, Start-Up
 
PDF_img Buying a Business Fact File 20 July 2012   
This guide has been compiled to step you through the process of buying a business.
  File Type: PDF      File Size: 64KB     Categories: Chamber Fact File, Start-Up
 
PDF_img Business Insurance Fact File 19 July 2012   
This guide has been compiled to inform you about business insurance. It includes key questions to ask when arranging business insurance, what insurance do you need for your business, and the duties of your insurance broker.
  File Type: PDF      File Size: 60KB     Categories: Finance, Chamber Fact File, Start-Up
 
PDF_img Finance for Business Fact File 19 July 2012   
Need finance to start up a business? This resource outlines how to find start up capital from a variety of sources.
  File Type: PDF      File Size: 68KB     Categories: Finance, Chamber Fact File, Start-Up
 
PDF_img Disciplinary Flowchart And Checklist Fact File 16 July 2012   
This guide outlines the steps required for the staff disciplinary process, providing a checklist of actions that are necessary to meet an employer's legal requirements.
  File Type: PDF      File Size: 151KB     Categories: Employment, Management, Legal, Chamber Fact File
 
PDF_img Business Planning Fact File 16 July 2012   
This guide has been compiled as a brief introduction on business planning. It includes the reasons for writing a business plan as well as the topics you should cover.
  File Type: PDF      File Size: 49KB     Categories: Management, Chamber Fact File, Start-Up
 
PDF_img 90 Day Trial Period - Your Rights and Obligations 16 July 2012   
By providing for an initial period in which to assess the suitability of the employment relationship, the 90 Day Trial Period enables you to reduce the risk of taking on new staff.
  File Type: PDF      File Size: 75KB     Categories: Employment, Legislation, Management, Recruitment, Legal, Chamber Fact File
 
PDF_img 4 Steps to an Empty Inbox 08 December 2010   
Overflowing inboxes are a real struggle in today’s business environment but it is possible to reduce the number of items in your inbox to zero and keep it there.
  File Type: PDF      File Size: 109KB     Categories: Productivity, Management, Marketing, Sales, Chamber Fact File
 
PDF_img Recruiting through Social Networks 06 October 2010   
Hiring the right staff isn’t just about qualifications and work experience - for some employers, reviewing candidate profiles on social networking sites is considered part of the recruitment process.
  File Type: PDF      File Size: 94KB     Categories: Employment, Recruitment, Chamber Fact File
 
PDF_img How To Ride Out A Recession Fact File 05 October 2010   
When times are lean, it’s tempting to skinny down to survive. But you have to do it right, or you may not be ready when famine turns to feast.
  File Type: PDF      File Size: 59KB     Categories: Finance, Chamber Fact File
 
PDF_img Legal Structures For Small Business Fact File 22 June 2010   
It is essential that you consider what legal structure you will adopt in the setting up of your business. The structural form of your business will influence your liability for debts, legal procedures for dealing with other people and how you can sell your business, and at what price.
  File Type: PDF      File Size: 70KB     Categories: Legal, Chamber Fact File, Start-Up
 
PDF_img Food Manufacturing Fact File 22 June 2010   
Food manufacturing is a complex business with many areas of operation and responsibilities. This guide outlines the important information you need to know when starting a business in this industry.
  File Type: PDF      File Size: 72KB     Categories: Chamber Fact File, Start-Up
 
PDF_img Exporting and Importing Contacts Fact File 22 June 2010   
This guide has been compiled to give you some useful contacts for organisations who can help with information and advice on exporting and importing.
  File Type: PDF      File Size: 59KB     Categories: International, Chamber Fact File
 
PDF_img Terms Of Trade Fact File 22 June 2010   
One of the most useful ‘front end’ tools for businesses is having effective processes and procedures for engaging the client or customer. This is achieved through Terms of Trade, also known as Conditions of Sale.
  File Type: PDF      File Size: 73KB     Categories: Legal, Chamber Fact File, Start-Up
 
PDF_img Valuing a Business Fact File 22 June 2010   
This guide includes the factors that need to be considered for a business to obtain a fair market value.
  File Type: PDF      File Size: 69KB     Categories: Finance, Chamber Fact File
 
PDF_img Debtor Management Fact File 21 June 2010   
When a business offers credit there is a large risk that (a) the money will come back late, or (b) that the money will never come back at all. Both can be devastating to a business. Part of this risk can be reduced by adding focus towards managing the debt the business has and the money that it has lent out to others.
  File Type: PDF      File Size: 58KB     Categories: Finance, Chamber Fact File
 
PDF_img Staff Investigation Process Fact File 21 June 2010   
This resource provides an outline of the process for investigating both serious and non-serious staff issues.
  File Type: PDF      File Size: 59KB     Categories: Employment, Management, Chamber Fact File
 
PDF_img Applying for Tenders Fact File 21 June 2010   
This guide has been compiled to act as a quick guide to applying for tenders. It covers types of tenders, points for applying for tenders, factors to consider, and tender sources.
  File Type: PDF      File Size: 65KB     Categories: Sales, Chamber Fact File
 
PDF_img Cafes and Restaurants Fact File 21 June 2010   
This guide has been written to give you the information you need to consider when starting a cafe or restaurant.
  File Type: PDF      File Size: 66KB     Categories: Chamber Fact File, Start-Up
 
PDF_img Contract Bond Guarantee Fact File 21 June 2010   
The General Contract Bond Guarantee is available for export transactions where an overseas buyer requires a contract bond as financial assurance that the New Zealand exporter will honour its contractual obligations.
  File Type: PDF      File Size: 76KB     Categories: International, Finance, Chamber Fact File
 
PDF_img Co-operatives fact file 21 June 2010   
This resource evaluates the reasons for setting up a co-operative and provides comparisons to other business models.
  File Type: PDF      File Size: 70KB     Categories: International, Chamber Fact File
 
PDF_img Exporting Fact File    
This guide provides an overview of the fundamentals of exporting. It covers distribution, market representation, price setting, strategic planning, shipping, export regulations, passing risk. security and protectionism.
  File Type: PDF      File Size: 93KB     Categories: International, Chamber Fact File
 

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