Why do we hire so few interns in NZ?

Why do we hire so few interns in NZ?

Last summer, 352 interns were hired through Summer of Tech.  It sounds like a lot.  It’s really not.  Another 2,000+ students went to the trouble of creating a detailed profile, getting it reviewed, making tweaks, attending one of 85 bootcamps, turning up to our big...
It pays to stay local; Open Procurement

It pays to stay local; Open Procurement

By Chloe Gunn, from NZRise member company Catalyst. Recent events may have you thinking about how we should be focusing on investing into our economy, you may be supporting your local cafés with takeaways and buying gifts from local artists – well this approach needs...
Government IT contracts awarded in 2019

Government IT contracts awarded in 2019

Only 22 out of 113 IT contracts awarded from July to December 2019 contained information about the value of the contract.  $3.8 million (37%) was awarded to 13 NZ-owned companies, and $6.5 million (63%) was awarded to 9 companies that are not NZ-owned.  More detail...