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Some high level thoughts for business owners as they navigate their way in a post COVID-19 environment using the aviation paradigm of "Aviate, Navigate and Communicate".
linkedin.com Business owners are facing an unprecedented level of uncertainty and disruption as they seek to navigate a recovery path in the wake of the commercial chaos caused by COVID-19. While some businesses in the South Island of New Zealand effectively had a dry run as they recovered from the earthquake s
We are delighted to be working with the Auckland District Law Society to present this Webinar..
adls.org.nz Globally, 80% of businesses are family owned, however only 25 to 30% of these businesses will successfully transfer to the second generation. This webinar will delve into those principles focusing on preparation for sale, compare sale processes, discuss the value of the business, the role of managem...
An article on preparing for "Passing the Baton of Family Business Ownership".
For other articles in the Families and Business Series, see
linkedin.com Many New Zealand family business owners are running out of time to ‘pass the baton of business ownership’ ensuring that value is maximised and family
transferwise.com There are so many reasons to consider moving to a new country. Maybe you’re ready to retire. Maybe you’re looking for a new job. Maybe you’re going to school....
Move to New Zealand .
New Zealand has overtaken Singapore as the easiest place to do business.
Timely, as many US residents look towards New Zealand as a place to emigrate to under the Migrant Investment programme following President Trumps win.
The migrant investment programme allows permanent residency to applicants who invest NZD$ 10 million in New Zealand and spend 44 days in country during 2 of the next three years.
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bloomberg.com New Zealand, which has one of the fastest-growing economies in the developed world, leads the rankings with the fewest number of procedures to start a business and the shortest time to fulfill them, along with strong legal rights, the World Bank said.
Well done Richard and team, it is great that top national chefs are landing in cool Christchurch developments. Certainly making High Street a great place to go for fashion and food..
stuff.co.nz Celebrity chef Josh Emett has made good on his plan to bring his celebrated Malaysian restaurant to Christchurch.
Exciting times as Ravenswood subdivision gets ready to start ground works.
We are pleased to be working with the directors to syndicate 50% of this opportunity which will provide eligible investors the opportunity to invest in this exciting subdivision. Please contact us for more information.
stuff.co.nz Wanaka-based Infinity has a new board and confirmed funding for its Christchurch developments.
An interesting view of the Christchurch central city rebuild.
Episode 3 of Christchurch Dilemmas looks at the city center. This video asks the question; did we get the city centre we dreamed of? See all the videos and h...
We are delighted to be working closely with Paul and the Infinity team on this exciting project which will deliver a great co-investment development opportunity and also some very strong individual commercial development opportunities.
stuff.co.nz Plans to build a new 1300-home community in North Canterbury have been revived.
linkedin.com Families owning large farms are often faced with the dilemma of how these assets should be transitioned to the next generation. This issue becomes more complex when children have a different appetite
A great summary..
nbr.co.nz We would all do well to learn from the team. Here are just a few of the business lessons they delivered.
linkedin.com As a business owner - do you teach your children what you know, or what they don't know? Many families have a significant amount of their wealth inve
In August this year, Neil agreed to be the first business leader to be interviewed for our "Families and Business" series.
It was a privilege to have this chat and while we only had a brief time to talk about so much, it is clear that he was a key part of a phenomenal business team and at a personal level he has changed the life of so many people.
Interview with Neil Graham - talking about starting Mainfreight, his love of fine motor cars and philanthropy.
linkedin.com Business plans may end up with no value; however we have found that the process of planning is indispensable and allows for re-planning which is critical for ultimate success.
Interesting take on ChCh in NY Times this week..
nytimes.com Imaginative projects and resilient residents are helping Christchurch, the largest city on New Zealand’s South Island, cope with devastation.
The form of Private Equity is changing shape - allowing investors to have a say over the specific investments that they invest in...
jonathantower.wordpress.com Angel investing has existed since the very beginning of what we consider the modern age of venture capital. Indeed, long before there ever was much of a venture capital community, loose groups of s...
An interesting perspective that would have wide reaching implications for NZ Inc.. Great to see that #Christchurch rebuild has real economic benefits, however consequence to exporters will have a significant impact
theaustralian.com.au NEW Zealand has begun an economic boom that could drive its currency past Australia's for the first time in four decades, HSBC Bank Australia says.
Excellent news. We are progressing well and will be starting work on 76 Cashel Street (former DTZ site, opposite Bridge of Remembrance) shortly and are looking forward to working with CCDU to develop an amazing plan for the public realm areas.
stuff.co.nz The hotly disputed City Mall block looks likely to be developed by individual landowners, with Government help.
We are very excited to be partnering with Sky - in an effort to bring some amazing events to Christchurch ...
stuff.co.nz Sky Television is getting behind Christchurch efforts to bring more music and sporting events to lift morale in the city.
stuff.co.nz Fund manager Jane Siebels says there should be good returns on new commercial property investments in Christchurch.
At last , building can begin... http://www.stuff.co.nz/the-press/business/the-rebuild/9099382/Could-City-Mall-stalemate-be-broken
www.stuff.co.nz After an agonising stalemate over the future of City Mall site, a new plan has emerged.
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