Oct 7

Management pay rises outpace workers

Posted by admin

The gap between the pay of top chief executives and the staff they manage appears to be growing. In the latest Fairfax annual survey of pay rates at listed companies, the average pay of CEOs in 2012 was 26.4 times that of the average employee in the same companies. That’s up from a…

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May 21

Living Wage Campaign Launched

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A campaign by the Service and Food Workers Union and supported by more than 50 organisations calling for all New Zealanders to be paid a ”living wage” will be launched ahead of this week’s Budget. The union is concerned there will be little in Thursday’s Budget for low-income New Zealanders. A living wage…

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May 24

Research shows employers who ‘trust’ their staff get higher productivity

Posted by Dave Griffith

Research by Victoria University Economics Professor, Morris Altman confirms what we already suspected. That Organisations that offer their employees higher levels of trust, cooperation, fairness and economic benefits are rewarded with increased productivity. Professor Altman says the “Golden Rule do unto others as you would have them do unto you..this works in economics…

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