News - Business

Entrepreneurs Alive and Thriving at EIT
4 days ago

The Hawke’s Bay economy is changing and EIT is adapting to meet the era of the entrepreneur. “Over the past decade there has been a massive global shift to entrepreneurial ecosystems,”...

Introducing Mary
November 5, 2018

EIT’s commitment to Pasifika students was strengthened when Mary Suni Robertson joined our Pasifika student support team. Mary works from the Pouwhirinaki walk-in space in the Hawke’s Bay...

Two awards for entrepreneurial Wairoa YES company
October 30, 2018

A Wairoa young enterprise company that formed at the Hawke’s Bay School Trades Academy @EIT has won two awards at the regional Lion Foundation Young Enterprise Scheme finals. Project...

Innovative Amazon visit inspires
September 20, 2018

EIT’s Hawke’s Bay campus was buzzing when the earth’s most customer-centric company came to visit. Johnathon Meichtry, Principal Solutions Architect for Amazon’s AWS business, wowed...

Winner of EIT Business Award Feels Validated
August 27, 2018

Knowing that “we’re doing things right” has been a huge boost for Brett Mead and the team at First Chiropractic Hastings after a win in the city’s celebration awards last week. Brett and...

The sky’s the limit
June 27, 2018

Just shy of 30, Kelly Richardson is living the dream. A mum – with another little one on the way – and a business owner, Kelly has just graduated with a New Zealand Diploma in Business...

It’s never too late
June 27, 2018

It wasn’t so much the onset of ‘empty nest syndrome’ that motivated Joanne (Jo) Boese to return to study at 43, but rather an overwhelming hunger for professional and personal growth...

A new challenge
June 27, 2018

When offered the opportunity to upskill through online study as an employee of the New Zealand Defence Force – Lynette Bokany jumped at the chance. “I wanted to broaden my knowledge in...