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Craig Jones Creative Director

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March 28, 2017 by Kate Bridgeman

Hiring your first Employee

  So, you have started your new business and realised you need a few extra helping hands to make your life a bit easier. It is time to start thinking […]

March 10, 2017 by Rebecca Reade

How to Pay your Peeps on a Public Holiday

It’s Taranaki Anniversary this weekend which means LONG WEEKEND! It also brings a public holiday which as a business owner can be tricky at times. We have put all the […]

February 28, 2017 by Shay Starrenburg

Apps for New Zealand Start Ups

Starting a new business is exciting, but can be over whelming as you try to take on many new hats and roles. We have put together a list of apps […]

November 30, 2016 by Kate Bridgeman

Pulling Good Peeps

  Recruitment is one of the most critical aspects of HR. If you get it right you will increase productivity and profitability. If you get recruitment wrong, then say hellooo […]

October 12, 2016 by Trish Cox

Let’s do cool shit together.

Expressions of Interest Wanted: Design, Film, Marketing and Digital skills We are looking for the right person, no specific skill set or experience, just someone who is passionate about what they […]

September 19, 2016 by Christina Rolfe

Culture, Doughnuts & Speed Dating

With the lure of Public Catering Donuts, the team at Strategy Collective were recently brought together to discuss an important issue – our workplace culture! In between mouthfuls, we discussed […]

September 13, 2016 by Chanel Smith & Stephen Hill

What Does It Mean To Be A Xero Expert?

We chat with Chanel Smith and Stephen Hill about last months Xero Roadshow and what it means to be Xero certified.  Chanel Smith, Senior Account Manager Xero – beautiful accounting […]

August 23, 2016 by Trish Cox

Who killed the audience for advertising?

Each year the Strategy Collective Brand team heads to Auckland for two days to attend Semi Permanent as part of our on going creative development. This is usually our annual dose […]

August 3, 2016 by Sophie Braggins

The Business of Boxing

“Everybody has a plan until they get punched in the face” (Mike Tyson). The same can be said of business and that no strategy is immune to disruption. Likewise there […]

July 13, 2016 by Dominic Prestidge

Gin with a Grin

At Strategy Collective, we love working with people in pursuit of a vision. For the last few months we have been working with David & Jo from BeGin Distilling developing their new […]

June 10, 2016 by Craig Jones

Taking your brand strategy seriously – Behind the scenes.

A serious undertaking. Our Brand team put their clever little heads together to create a unique campaign to promote the Strategy Collective Brand Department. After plenty of banter and a number of ludicrous suggestions from […]

March 30, 2016 by Craig Jones

Creative Report 2015

In 2015 the Strategy Collective Creative Department embarked on a whole new adventure and begun developing websites. Adding a web developer to the team was a natural step in our pursuit […]

February 16, 2016 by Debbie Marshall

In Your Face with Debbie Marshall

Debbie is an Account Manager and a bubbly member of Strategy Collective. When she’s not working in the office, Debbie enjoys spending time with her three young boys. Favourite thing about […]

January 12, 2016 by Rebecca Reade

In Your Face with Rebecca Reade

We catch up with Rebecca Reade for this month’s ‘In Your Face’. Bec’s is our Payroll Specialist and has been with Strategy Collective since the beginning! We often have her two […]

December 23, 2015 by Charlotte McIsaac

HR Conference 2015

Two days filled with lavish lunches and yummy snacks, plus a quick getaway to the big smoke (Auckland), weren’t the only draw cards for me in wanting to attend the […]

August 7, 2015 by Trish Cox

90 Days in New Plymouth

Just 90 Days ago I moved to New Plymouth from the ‘un cool’ city, the Tron, to join the creative team at Strategy Collective. It amazed me how easy everything […]

June 18, 2015 by Craig Jones

Web Developments

It is always exciting to see strategic initiatives come into fruition. The thrilling journey from idea to implementation is what keeps us in the game! At Strategy Collective we have been […]

June 8, 2015 by Sophie Braggins

EY World Entrepreneur of the Year – Monaco

There is much to be inspired by in Monaco. Business excellence, architecture, accommodation, fashion, sport, leisure, WEALTH.     I imagine the sustainability of a lifestyle here would be detrimental […]

October 25, 2014 by Stephen Hill

The Game Plan

Often I am reminded that doing the small things well means that the big picture is well executed! Some might argue that this was the difference between our beloved All […]

by Sophie Braggins

Happy + Healthy = Productive

We at Strategy Collective have not been the greatest campaigners of a healthy workplace of late. Viruses and bugs have had us resorting to lemon, honey and ginger drink binges, […]

October 24, 2014 by Craig Jones

What’s your big idea?

It’s no marketing secret; if you really want to stand out from your competition, you need to hit the market with a great message. The only way to have a great […]