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Household Cleaning Products

Make your home or work environment into a clean dream with great cleaning products and a good cleaning regime. Read on to find out more about household and commercial cleaning products, as well as natural, eco-friendly cleaning products and commercial cleaners…

Homestaging

For both home owners and real estate agents, home staging offers a win-win solution when preparing a house for sale. Owners no longer have to rely on their own sense of what looks good or worry about making an empty house appeal to potential buyers, and real estate agents without any style nous can leave interior and décor design to the experts. To negotiate the world of professional New Zealand home staging, remember…

Health Insurance

Why get health insurance in New Zealand? The public health system in New Zealand is the first point of call for any emergency or acute treatment; that is, when you suffer a critical or life threatening injury. If you present to a hospital with such a condition in New Zealand you will be treated immediately. However, for other health issues, even very serious ones like cancer treatment or heart surgery, to use the public health system may mean months or even years on a waiting list. Waiting lists for non urgent surgery are…
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Grab a Deal

There’s no avoiding the number of 24 hour deal websites that are popping up all over the web these days. The opportunities for shoppers out there to grab a deal are endless. Even the anti-shoppers that hate heading to the shops are benefiting from the increasingly easy way to impulse-buy online from the comfort of your desk.   Such daily deals websites operate in a variety of different forms and sell a range of different products, but all base themselves on the common foundation of large discounts on the recommended retail price of products and services that you can purchase online…

Getting the Perfect Gift

Most of us head to the nearest shopping mall when buying gifts, but what if there was another solution? How many times do you feel you’ve really nailed the perfect gift? Take a moment to think about the next gift you buy. Whether you’re shopping for a birthday, Christmas, wedding or a present for another special occasion, there are many alternatives to mainstream New Zealand gifts. Here are our top ten ideas to bring some imagination to your gift-buying…
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Franchise Information

Business franchises in New Zealand have only become well established relatively recently, as Kiwis begin to reap the benefits of the franchising business model. Read on for information on New Zealand franchises. What is a franchise? A franchise is a business operated by the franchisee under license from a franchisor. This licence is purchased and gives the franchisee the right to use trademarks, giving them access to the proven business methods and expertise of the franchisor…

Find a Popular Franchise In New Zealand

So, you’ve learned franchise opportunities – what they are, how they work and how you can get involved in running your own franchise business – but where to from here? If you’re based in New Zealand, there are an increasing number of businesses available to run as a franchise. Whatever your area of interest, there will be something to suit; franchises span a diverse range of commercial areas…
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Energy Efficient Lighting

With the cost of living and operating a business on the increase, many New Zealanders are looking to ways to reduce their expenditure in order to improve their profitability and remove the rising dread of opening the monthly bank statement.  One method of lowering costs is through reducing the amount that you spend on services such as power and gas. When it comes to reducing power consumption, one of the first places people look is reducing heating costs and improving insulation…

Employment Agencies

Employment agencies in New Zealand provide a service matching job seekers to job vacancies. Also known as recruitment agencies, these organisations provide employers with candidates for jobs, offering complementary screening, selection, interview and headhunting services. In this article we take a look at what recruitment agencies do and what types of New Zealand employment agencies there are, covering several different specialised fields…

Would You Get Your DNA Tested?

DNA testing is a relatively new technology, however it is beginning to have useful applications both in New Zealand and worldwide, including DNA and paternity testing to determine the father of a child. What is a DNA test? DNA testing is a technique used to distinguish between different individuals of a species by comparing samples of their DNA…
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