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Solid timber or veneer

10/25/2017 Woodwork Studio

Solid timber or veneer
Throughout my career I have encountered numerous occasions where customers are unaware that their existing 'solid' timber furniture they had invested in, was in fact solid timber in places, and for the most part veneer.Veneer is a thin slice of wood, which typically is thinner than 1mm. This is glue...

7 Reasons Why you Need a Business Website - Part 2

10/20/2017 Word2Art Website & Writing Services

7 Reasons Why you Need a Business Website - Part 2
REASON #2 WHY A DECENT WEBSITE IS CRITICAL TO YOUR BUSINESSHi everyone! As promised, I’m following up on my last post about why a website is critical to your small business success. So here goes!BUSINESS DISCOVERABILITY: WITHOUT A WEBSITE, YOU MIGHT AS WELL BE INVISIBLE!Last time, I referred to a...

7 Reasons Why you Need a Business Website - Part 1

10/20/2017 Word2Art Website & Writing Services

7 Reasons Why you Need a Business Website - Part 1
The digital age has provided exciting ways for small businesses to compete with bigger businesses. And it all starts with a simple, yet compelling small business website.If you've been undecided about whether having a small business website is a good idea, now is the time to stop wondering and take...

News Paper Article

10/14/2017 Raglan Scenic Tours & Raglan Shuttle Service

News Paper Article
Your All-In-One Stop For Raglan Shuttle Services And WatersportsIt’s been a busy few months for Justine Quarrell and Keith Jarmey. The couple behind Raglan Watersports, Raglan Scenic Tours and Raglan Shuttle Service recently moved from 5a Bankart Street to 7a Main Road, on the corner of East S...

Time for a Proper Urban Framework

08/14/2017 AT Better Planning Ltd.

Time for a Proper Urban Framework
Despite continuous reviews, New Zealand still looks years away from a planning framework that concentrates on outcomes rather than processes. The Resource Management Act 1991 (RMA) continues to read as a list of planning considerations, followed by complex process instructions. No guidance is contai...

Be Open To Everything! Open Living Concepts Are Popular

08/10/2017 HARO Flooring New Zealand

Be Open To Everything! Open Living Concepts Are Popular
Be Open To Everything! Open Living Concepts Are PopularThinking back, „open living” has already been a trend in the past. A large kitchen with a big dining table for the whole family, from grandmother to grandchild, and usually a couch for the well-deserved nap after having lunch together. A “...

Wall Panelling: Flooring on the Wall

08/10/2017 HARO Flooring New Zealand

Wall Panelling: Flooring on the Wall
Wall Panelling: Flooring on the WallWood on the wall creates eye-catchers in the room, emanating a distinctive sense of warmth and comfort.The current trends in interior design revolve around naturalness and clear room concepts with large windows. Partial or complete wall designs with wooden element...

Biophilic Design – At One With Nature

08/10/2017 HARO Flooring New Zealand

Biophilic Design – At One With Nature
Biophilic Design – At One With NatureAn homage to life and the living world is turning into a trend. The longing for nature is deeply embedded in us. Biophilic design is an innovative way of incorporating nature into the design of the places where we live, work and learn. Biophilic design pays tri...

Sustainable: What Does It Really Mean?

08/10/2017 HARO Flooring New Zealand

Sustainable: What Does It Really Mean?
There are sustainable foods, sustainable building materials, sustainable policy, sustainable holiday travel, etc., etc., etc. The concept of sustainability is used excessively especially lately and is applied to almost every aspect of life. This blurs the semantic contents so that in many cases, har...

When Nature Moves In

08/10/2017 HARO Flooring New Zealand

A house becomes a home when it makes you really feel at home. This is why people pay increased attention to furnishing their home as natural and healthy as possible. Because your own home should be a healthy and pleasant place of retreat in the hectic and digital world of today. This explains why th...

Kitchen Trends 2016-2017

08/10/2017 HARO Flooring New Zealand

Kitchen Trends 2016-2017
Kitchen Trends 2016/2017 – The Latest Kitchen TalkCulinary delights are created in the kitchen – here are the latest trends!Gone are the times when people cooked behind closed doors. Nowadays, it is done right in the midst of everyday life. In most homes, the kitchen and living room merge seamle...

Qualmark

07/26/2017 Raglan Scenic Tours & Raglan Shuttle Service

Qualmark
We have once again qualified for our Qualmark which shows our commitment to providing an excellent service to all our clients.We pride ourselves in making the transfer as smooth as possible and showing you an excellent time on the tours we offer....

Why you need to think seriously about marketing with video.

07/20/2017 MAD Content

Why you need to think seriously about marketing with video.
Facebook is dominating the way we market to customers. Its fast, easy to use and the results are instant. Video is the most viewed content on Facebook, if you aren't on Facebook you aren't advertising. Users are watching, liking, sharing, interacting and saving the videos. There are now 2.5 million...

Manufacturing and Global Competitiveness

07/17/2017 Contour Engineering

Manufacturing and Global Competitiveness
To be Globally Competitive you Need to Dominate LocallyThe Role of Manufacturing in Achieving SuccessRecently we had the privilege to be invited to the launch of the Team NZ Americas’ cup challenge where the new race boat was introduced. It reminded us that there is no lack of innovation in New Ze...

Our Pursuit for On Time and Zero Defects

07/17/2017 Contour Engineering

Our Pursuit for On Time and Zero Defects
We work with some of the most innovative companies in New Zealand. This of course demands highly competitive manufacturing capabilities to realise the potential and opportunities for our clients. In order for us to succeed in the rapidly evolving global manufacturing landscape, we embrace a targeted...

Best Physiotherapy & Massage Therapists in Hamilton, NZ

07/11/2017 Advance Wellness Centre

Physiotherapy and Massage therapy are both practices used by professionals to improve someone's well-being, restore movement and body condition. Physiotherapy is a medical profession applied by registered physiotherapists that provide care to individuals with body injuries and pains, which...

Anointing Mums with Essential Skills

05/31/2017 Essential Mum

Anointing Mums with Essential Skills
Original article at http://www.times.co.nz/uncategorized/anointing-mums-essential-skills/The image of newborns sleeping peacefully in their parents’ arms couldn’t have been further from the truth for Clare Williamson. Three years ago saw the harried mother struggled with her first daughter, Eden...

We're Moving

05/29/2017 Freeman Software

Over the last couple of years I have noticed a decline in the number of our North Island clients and an increase in those from the South Island. As such, I have decided to move home and office to Christchurch, right in the middle of the South Island. You will notice our change of address and tel...

An Interview With Luigi Wewege – The CEO Of Vivier & Co

05/23/2017 Luigi Wewege

An Interview With Luigi Wewege – The CEO Of Vivier & Co
Kicking off April’s Expert Insight section is an interview with Luigi Wewege – the Chief Executive Officer of Vivier – a multinational financial group of companies, providing its services worldwide through representation in jurisdictions across Africa, Asia, Oceania, Europe and South America....

How to create affordable videos

04/22/2017 MAD Content

How to create affordable videos
I've been the client and I've been the video supplier. I know both sides and these are a few thoughts about the very beginning of the video creation process.There's a lot to consider when you start to think about using video as part of your marketing solution, either for your own business, or for yo...

Nashmir - About Nashmir and what we do.

04/09/2017 NashMir Russian Translator Auckland

Nashmir - About Nashmir and what we do.
Russian translator Natalia Galvin (Ostrovskaya) was born and raised in Belarus. She learnt Russian and English, then studied English at International House in Minsk. In 1999 she emigrated to New Zealand as a consequence of the catastrophe at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant.Natalia holds a degree...

The Right Flooring For Living With Pets

04/05/2017 HARO Flooring New Zealand

The Right Flooring For Living With Pets
Beautiful, safe and clean – the right flooring for living with petsLiving with a dog or cat is a challenge for any home, particularly for the flooring. It’s choice not only depends on the design and how easy it is to clean, but also on the animals‘ safety. Read here about how to find the suita...

"The minute I make a change, everyone gets it"

04/03/2017 Freeman Software

The minute I make a change, everyone gets it
'The minute I make a change, everyone gets it' is, I hope, a fallacy in the world of on-line software. It omits a major stage between 'making a change' and 'everyone getting it'. The following is a brief outline on how I fixed a bug in one of our in-house systems. This system is not used by customer...

Local or Cloud Software

03/27/2017 Freeman Software

Local or Cloud Software
As you know, Freeman Software has been providing and supporting Personal Computer and Network-based software solutions for a number of years. Our Customers have the choice of running their software locally or 'in the cloud'.There are both pros and cons to having software running locally, on your own...

All About the Treaty of Waitangi / Все о договоре Вайтанги

03/20/2017 NashMir Russian Translator Auckland

All About the Treaty of Waitangi / Все о договоре Вайтанги
All About the Treaty of Waitangi / Все о договоре ВайтангиThis article is reprinted from our blog on the NashMir Website. This is part of the NashMir translation of the treaty of Waitangi we prepared as part of the Treaty Times Thirty project. It differs from the final version...

11 Things You Can Do Today to Have an Authentic Relationship

03/15/2017 Coach 2 Connect

11 Things You Can Do Today to Have an Authentic Relationship
Do you long for a loving and authentic relationship with an intimate partner?Who doesn't want that...!11 things you can do today to start building an authentic relationship with yourself and your partner!Do you want an authentic relationship and wonder why everyone else appears to be in one but not...

Made in New Zealand

03/13/2017 Freeman Software

Made in New Zealand
I have been reading a lot of articles and watching videos that promote 'made in America'. That's great and I applaud the producers of this content for their patriotism. However, I am not American so...When I was younger my father needed an orchard sprayer. He bought the steel (BHP Australia) the tan...

Reasons Why You Should Start A Business Today

03/12/2017 Paul Martin Chartered Accountant Ltd

Reasons Why You Should Start A Business Today
The year is just starting and there are many things you could do this year that could change your life - like perhaps starting a business.Starting a business can be overwhelming. But the rewards are great once you know how to handle the responsibility and get the business planning right. To get you...

What to bring to paintball

03/09/2017 Delta Force Paintball Christchurch

Well paintball warriors, here’s something everyone likes to know. Being prepared is one of the best ways to win in paintball, so I’ll share a few tips to make sure you start your paintball battles with the right things! – Your fairy wings. – Tutu. – Just kidding, you can leave y...

Top 5 Trends In Staircase Design

03/08/2017 HARO Flooring New Zealand

Top 5 Trends In Staircase Design
The Latest Trends in Staircase Design With the booming popularity of open living, the staircase has advanced to become a focal point in the house. From being solely an object for usage, staircases have transformed into designer pieces. It is therefore no surprise that over the last few years trends...

The Birth of a System...

03/01/2017 Freeman Software

The Birth of a System...
The birth of a system...Dave, I am frustrated that our maintenance is not being done *. I have been looking at this system (x) and it seems to do what we need. I need to be able to see what is being done each day and Sally needs to print out work orders each day for the team.We had a look at the sug...

Use of Sunscreen Roller Blinds in today's New Zealand homes.

02/25/2017 Rods and Blinds

Use of Sunscreen Roller Blinds in today's New Zealand homes.
Sunscreen roller blinds have been an essential part of window coverings in todays New Zealand homes for at least ten years. They allow us to control the amount of light that comes through your windows taking out the glare and softening the ambience of your decor.This season we are introducing Sheerw...

Demystifying Income Tax

02/12/2017 Paul Martin Chartered Accountant Ltd

Demystifying Income Tax
Tax is often a headache for business owners. As much as they want to avoid it, they can't because tax is part of their financial responsibilities. Many people find it daunting but once you understand some of the basic tax facts, you will be more prepared to deal with it.As a dedicated tax accountant...

Tips For Sorting Finances For Small Businesses

02/08/2017 Paul Martin Chartered Accountant Ltd

Tips For Sorting Finances For Small Businesses
Ultimately business owners want to earn more and spend less to maximize their business profit. This is achievable if you know how to handle your finances and follow these simple tips. 1. Be honest and realistic when analysing your finances Examine the funds in your business closely. Do you hav...

Tax Tips for 2017

01/30/2017 Paul Martin Chartered Accountant Ltd

Tax Tips for 2017
For most business owners, tax is not at the top of the list of what they want to focus on when the new year hits. But managing taxation is a business requirement you cannot ignore, especially now that the Inland Revenue Department (IRD) is making technological changes to modernise tax administration...

Humorous Home Décor

01/23/2017 HARO Flooring New Zealand

Humorous Home Décor
Laughter is the best medicine. A person who laughs suffers from less anxiety and feels better all-round. Although scientists still don’t know exactly why we laugh, there’s lots of evidence that it has a beneficial effect. To take just one example: children who laugh a lot develop faster and bett...

BUILDERS

01/23/2017 KEY2

At KEY2 we work with a select group of builders to create the homes that our clients want to own. Our client’s satisfaction and having a good working relationship with our building partners are two critical factors in how we select a build company to work with. If you are interested in working w...

Business Upgrades To Help Your Business Scale

01/22/2017 Paul Martin Chartered Accountant Ltd

Business Upgrades To Help Your Business Scale
Being in business is very competitive. Considering the many businesses and startups sprouting up everywhere, plus with continuous market changes, competition just gets tougher. That is why as an entrepreneur, you need to offer something new or come up with better service if you want to stay in the g...

Dental Implants Treatment in Dominion Road, Mt Roskill, Mt Eden, Mt Albert, Auckland

01/15/2017 Dominion Dental Centre

Dental Implants Treatment in Dominion Road, Mt Roskill, Mt Eden, Mt Albert, Auckland
Experiencing self-esteem from a vacated tooth space? We are here to help you! With one of the most popular options – a dental implant. A dental implant most often takes the form of a small, screw-shaped titanium post that replaces the root-part of a missing tooth. The surgical procedure used to pl...

5 Great Reasons to Book your Portrait Photo Shoot Today!

12/22/2016 Boutique Lifestyle Photography

As a portrait photographer, one of the most common things we hear from people is that they are waiting for a special occasion in order to book their photo shoot, such as an anniversary, birthday or some other significant milestone. Having a professional portrait session should be viewed as a special...