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Business Coaching Expert Spotlight… Phil Coutts

Based in Hawke’s Bay, Phil specialises in systems development and implementation, sales performance, strategic planning and operational excellence.

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Sick Leave Entitlement Increases in July 2021

There are changes coming to New Zealand employees’ sick leave entitlement. Here’s what you need to know. This article first appeared on the Tompkins Wake website. Tompkins Wake ...

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The Icehouse Conference 2021 Wrap-Up

Around 100 of The Icehouse Alumni, network, partners and friends gathered at Orakei Bay events centre on Thursday 27 May 2021 for a day of connection, inspiration and insight.

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Introducing  The  Icehouse… Raewyn Goodwin, Customer Relationships Partner

In our regular series, we are profiling key members of The Icehouse team, so our wider network of alumni, current programme and workshop participants, partners and friends get ...

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Three ways Budget 2021 can help small business grow

RBP expansion and investment in technology, innovation and export should be at the heart of the 2021 Budget, explains Gavin Lennox, Group CEO at The Icehouse. This article ...

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Welcoming Nicole Buisson to The Icehouse board

Following the recent announcement of Nicole Buissonas a newly-appointed director to The Icehouse board, we caught up with her to discuss the power of collaboration, SME ...

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How to Create Commercial Value for Your Business: 10 Focus Areas - Updated

Here are ten steps to creating short-term success, long-term growth and building a succession plan for you and your business. This is a repost of a previous blog by Icehouse ...

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Business Coaching Expert Spotlight… Mike Dennehy

Mike Dennehy is the subject of our latest business coaching profile. We’re thrilled to welcome Mike to The Icehouse, a highly experienced coach, mentor and former business ...

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Z Business partners with The Icehouse to support New Zealand small businesses

Z Business, New Zealand’s leading fuel supplier, is kicking off its partnership with The Icehouse this month by offering scholarships to seven of its small business customers ...

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Focus on team culture gives business duo the edge

The Hawke’s Bay-based Catalyst Fuel Refunds team discuss their Icehouse Owner Operator Programme and Effective Leadership Programme experience. This article first appeared in  ...

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