Student Story – Leading by example

The professional path is never linear – it comes with many twists and turns – and sometimes it takes an epiphany a bit later in life to inspire new goals and personal development. James Witanga can relate to this. The hard-working and humble TANZ eCampus student didn’t manage to finish high school, but his success […]

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Upskilling – the staff investment that pays

Former Harvard University President Derek Bok famously said, ‘If you think education is expensive, try ignorance.’ Any successful business understands the importance of training and upskilling. Things are moving so fast that it’s necessary to upskill staff to stay ahead of the latest developments – in technology, psychology, people and processes. Employees represent a business, […]

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Embracing change will reap rewards

Last year was a nightmare for several major retailers. It was not a case of bigger is better – in fact the larger the business, the harder the fall with thousands of redundancies and hundreds of stores closing across Australia and New Zealand. While the experts analyse the bones and pick over the postmortems – […]

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Negotiating Change

Leading an organisation through a period of change can be challenging. [br /]In many scenarios you will have to deal with uncertainty from your team members, resistance and in some cases a loss in staff productivity and overall satisfaction. It is important to remember through this time that change is constant. It is a natural […]

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Summer School – Is it for you?

American educational institutes have always offered a summer school option and it is now becoming more common place in New Zealand. Summer school has traditionally provided the opportunity for students to undertake additional study or to catch up on papers that might have been missed during the traditional academic term. TANZ eCampus will be offering […]

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First Line Management

For those of you who would like to step up into a management role or perhaps have some team leadership experience and wish to progress your career – a Certificate in First Line Management can give you the competitive edge. So what does this certificate cover and how will it improve your skills? Let’s find […]

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