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  • Ayling, Diana (New Zealand Applied Business Education 2007 Conference, 2007)
    The new NZDipBus is an interesting national qualification. Owned by the New Zealand Qualifications Authority (NZQA), it is not a unit standard based qualification, such as the National Diploma in Business nor is it grounded ...
  • Malcolm, Pam (New Zealand Diploma in Business Conference, 2000)
    This paper examines the processes that have been undertaken at UNITEC over the last two years to incorporate quality on-line learning into the NZ Diploma in Business programme. In Semester 2 1998 150 Computer Concepts ...
  • Buhr, Klaus; Cross, Roy; Rainsbury, Liz (World Finance & Banking Symposium, 2012)
    We use a modified pecking order framework to analyse financing choices for Australian firms. The traditional pecking order model has been extended to allow a non-linear relationship between a firm’s requirements for ...
  • Rankin, Keith (53rd New Zealand Association of Economists (NZAE) Annual Conference, 2012)
    The simple flow model presented here differs markedly from the standard presentation, and draws its inspiration directly from the human body (or at least its upper half) in the spirit of Quesnay and Phillips.6 It its ...
  • Rainsbury, Liz; Capper, Patsie-Ann; Malthus, Sue (2010 AFAANZ Conference, 2010)
    This study investigates the association between the source of funding of New Zealand public sector entities (PSEs) and the composition of their audit committees. Fifty PSEs in the health, local government and tertiary ...
  • Ayling, Diana (New Zealand Applied Business Education 2002 Conference, 2002)
    This paper provides a brief overview of approaches to development of legal definitions of bullying and harassment in the workplace. The paper discusses the early definitions in Sweden and reviews recent developments in ...
  • Malcolm, Pam (Unitec Learning Innovations Conference, 1998)
    The UNITEC Directorate appreciates the need to create quality on-line courses. In February 1998 the Directorate approved the development of on-line courses. During 1997 a Faculty of Business working party had formatted a ...
  • Francis, Kerry (FARU Conference , Sri Lanka August 2011, 2011)
    This paper examines a First Year Architecture Studio project, Bathe: Atmosphere, Choreography and Context in the Orthographic Section, conducted at Unitec Department of Architecture, Auckland during the second semester of ...
  • Malcolm, Pam; Cruickshank, Prue (New Zealand Diploma in Business Conference 1999 "Entrepreneurs born or made?", 1999)
    The purpose of this paper is to report on the effectiveness of two different pathways into the New Zealand Diploma in Business (NZDipBus) that have been offered at UNITEC for a number of years. This longitudinal study ...
  • Ayling, Diana (New Zealand Association for Cooperative Education, 2007)
    Developing a moral business person is not easy. Universities and polytechnics have always undertaken some degree of responsibility for teaching ethics. Increasingly students are exposed to real world work issues when ...
  • Beechey, John (Business Information in Action - Linking Strategy to Performance, 1999)
    Performance measurement and management is one of the most significant developments in the sphere of people management. Within organisations, it has become a key business process. It is viewed as a major lever for achieving ...
  • Rainsbury, Liz; San Diego, Josefino S.; Walker, Lyndon (Second Quantitative Accounting Research Symposium, 2010)
    Purpose – This paper examines the financial impact from the adoption of international financial reporting standards (IFRS) on New Zealand (NZ) companies. It analyses the effects of IFRS on the accounting numbers reported ...
  • Beechey, John (Performance Measures for Budgeting, Planning & Financial Reporting Conference, 2003)
    There is a school of thought that advances the proposition that "traditional" financial accounting KPI's are insufficient to track how a business is moving towards its strategic objectives. Traditional accounting does not ...
  • Ayling, Diana (9th Annual NZACE Conference, 2006)
    This paper examines recent literature and research into business students’ experiences in cooperative education placements with a view to exploring their experiences and learning of professional ethics. In recent times, ...
  • Malcolm, Pam (New Zealand Diploma in Business Conference, 2000)
    All New Zealand Diploma in Business courses offered at UNITEC now have an on-line, web-based presence. This has therefore changed the way that courses are delivered. The manner in which students make use of the on-line ...
  • Hart, Carol (2010 AFAANZ Conference, 2010)
    This study examines whether legal origin has an impact on the association between analyst following and intangibles recognised in corporate financial statements. Using a sample of 7,233 company-year observations from ten ...
  • Singh, Jai; Du Plessis, Andries; Oldfield, James D. (14th Annual Waikato Management School Student Research Conference, 2010)
    This paper reports on stress during restructuring in a tertiary institution in New Zealand. Although a certain amount of stress can enhance a person’s performance, too much stress can have a reverse impact on a person’s ...
  • Ayling, Diana (13th Annual NZACE Conference, 2010)
    Background: In this paper communication and content issues which arise in cooperative communication courses are identified from a discussion of recent literature. Issue: Often administrators and managers of cooperative ...
  • Finlayson, Patricia; Ayling, Diana (New Zealand Applied Business Education (NZABE) Conference., 2009)
    Anecdotal evidence suggests business students find the study of law difficult, and that they do not understand the relevance of it to their business degrees. Law teachers' response has been to question the curriculum ...
  • Rainsbury, Liz; Hopkins, Laura (1998)
    In 1997 a franchise agreement was confirmed between Eastern Institute of Technology (EIT) and UNITEC Institute of Technology (UNITEC) for specific Bachelor of Business Studies (BBS) majors to be offered at the EIT Hawke ...