Mindset – transforming team leaders

Mindset – transforming team leaders

Mindset Leadership training at HECO Group There were 37 employees at HECO when Steve Eagles first started as a Project Manager seven years ago. HECO Group companies are all in construction related businesses, a sector which has seen huge growth …

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The Workplace Literacy Fund – Upskills lobbying in Wellington

The Workplace Literacy Fund – Upskills lobbying in Wellington

Upskills Directors, Sarah Balfour and Holly Patterson, had a brief visit to the Capital in late July. They met with the CEO of the Tertiary Education Commission (TEC), Tim Fowler. The Workplace Literacy Fund has been so successfully subscribed in …

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Introducing Upskills programme co-ordinator – Janeke Fourie

Introducing Upskills programme co-ordinator – Janeke Fourie

Janeke Fourie started with Upskills in May 2019. At the time of writing, she has been in the programme co-ordinator role just shy of three months. Our programme co-ordinators are the vital link between our tutors and clients so it’s …

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Libraries Change Lives

Libraries Change Lives

This is the first in a series of blogs promoting resources for Upskills learners. Connecting Upskills learners to their local library was a collaboration innovated by the Skills Highway, who support NZ businesses utilising the workplace literacy and numeracy fund. …

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Courageous Conversations: Health and Safety

Courageous Conversations: Health and Safety

Courageous conversations should be taking place within all layers of your organisation.  We can help you discover what can get in the way of this happening. Creating the right environment in which open communication can take place is key. Why …

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