Why Your Work Environment Matters

We’ve all probably had a variety of good and bad experiences when it comes to our work environment. There’s a big difference between a dynamic, fun, energetic environment and one that’s dreary and lifeless. In fact, it’s one of the main reasons some of the world’s largest companies put so much effort into creating fun,…

Office Christmas Party Ideas

Covid-19 may have shaken things up in 2020, and even though we’ve come through the worst of it, Christmas may be a little different for many businesses. Budget constraints or other issues may prevent the usual big Christmas function this year, but that doesn’t mean the Christmas spirit isn’t alive and well. It’s been a…

The Truth About Working Remotely

Working remotely has been one of the most talked-about topics in the business world throughout 2020. Many were forced into remote work due to the pandemic, while some were already working remotely. For most businesses and staff though, it’s been a steep learning curve. So, now that so many New Zealanders have given working from…

How to Up Your Networking Game

Networking is a huge part of many people’s career. In fact, their success often hinges on how well they can network to generate sales, new clients or investments. The truth is, not many people make it to the top without a little help along the way, so here’s 5 easy ways to improve your networking…

Why Supporting Local Business Is So Important

Here at UrbanHub we’ve always been champions of supporting local business. But now, more than ever, it’s important to draw attention to how much they need community support. When you think about the part local business plays in the community, you’d agree they’re a valuable resource worth supporting. Everything from sponsoring local sports clubs and…

How to Build Your Brand as a Business Blogger

One of best ways to enhance your reputation in any given field is to become a thought leader. This means opening discussion on key industry matters, and sharing your expertise. People can do this through personal blogs, which can then be shared on social media, particularly LinkedIn. Business blogging has become an important part of…