Monthly Archives: February 2013

Where Do Successful People Put Their Focus? – (A Spanish Lesson)

Some time ago I attended a UHY emerging leaders’ development course in Grazelema Spain.  I remember the content of the course was intense, testing us and requiring us to move out of our comfort zone.  I often reflect upon what I learnt there and thought I would share the key points in this newsletter, which is

Obituary – Thomas McDougall (Mack) Butts

It was with great sadness that we marked the passing on 30th December 2012 of Mack Butts. Mack was the founder and long time friend of our firm in Henderson.  He was a true gentleman who gave many years of caring service to his clients and the wider community. Mack first started in practice in Henderson

2013-02-11T13:30:26+00:00 February 11th, 2013|General, The UHY Team|

Market Wrap from Craigs Investment Partners

    Simon Coulter of Craigs Investment Partners reviews the markets’ performance in 2012 and looks ahead to 2013. Sharemarkets around the world capped off an excellent year in 2012 with a strong run over December.  The New Zealand market was up 24.2%, an outstanding performance and the best year since 2004.  While international markets

2013-02-11T13:20:09+00:00 February 11th, 2013|General, UHY International|

100 Trends for 2013

JWT intelligence, a New York based global marketing communications brand, has released its 100 annual trends to watch for in 2013.  Predictions include the rise of ‘peer power’, and ‘trust ratings’ affecting consumer choice; while brands increasingly use data analytics to predict customer behaviour, then tailor offers very precisely in what is becoming known as

2013-02-11T13:10:13+00:00 February 11th, 2013|General|

MS Outlook for Personal Efficiency and Team Productivity

In the fourth of a series of five articles Jacqui Hinchliffe from Positive Connexions – West Auckland Computer Training discusses how to manage your emails.  Previously Jacqui introduced the four D rules for managing email.  This month’s article discusses rule number 3:Delegate 1. Delete 2. Diarise 3. Delegate 4. Do It Now The average New

Staff News

Congratulations to these UHY Haines Norton staff members: Sarah Legg who on 12/12/12 became a mother for the second time.  Congratulations Sarah and Anthony on the birth of Shiloh, and we trust that Tyrone enjoys having a sister to look after. Paul Eckford who prior to Christmas was promoted from intermediate to senior accountant  within our Business Advisory

2013-02-11T12:49:23+00:00 February 11th, 2013|The UHY Team|