Tag: carla forbes

Opinion: Lies, Damned Lies, and Statistics
Opinion
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Opinion
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Opinion: Lies, Damned Lies, and Statistics

Opinion - Aug 03, 2019

The heart of the Stand Up For SIT campaign was to have the Education Minister Chris Hipkins hear Southland’s voice. To hear our cries of how much…

‘Gloves Off’ As Southland Leaders Fight Govt Over SIT Polytechnic Merger
Community, News
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Community, News
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‘Gloves Off’ As Southland Leaders Fight Govt Over SIT Polytechnic Merger

News Desk - Aug 01, 2019

Invercargill leaders are upset with the government's decision to merge the country's polytechnics, saying it will kill off Southland's already successful model. Stand up for SIT campaign…

Stand Up For SIT Submissions Lodged
Community, News
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Community, News
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Stand Up For SIT Submissions Lodged

News Desk - Apr 05, 2019

This afternoon, the Stand Up For SIT campaign lodged more than 700 submissions on the Reform of Vocational Education. The Reform of Vocational Education is a series…

Stand Up For SIT Pop-Up Shop Now Open
Community, News
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Community, News
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Stand Up For SIT Pop-Up Shop Now Open

News Desk - Mar 06, 2019

The Stand Up For SIT campaign continues to be an active voice against the Government’s Reform of Vocational Education proposal, having opened a pop-up shop in Invercargill…

Spare SIT this Fiscal Chastity Belt
Business, News
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Business, News
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Spare SIT this Fiscal Chastity Belt

Tim Shadbolt - Mar 03, 2019

OPINION: Mayor Tim Shadbolt The ‘orange sea’ campaign led by Carla Forbes, along with Councillor Crackett’s online initiative, my own columns and the serious research undertaken by…

Stand Up For SIT Campaigned To Be Launched
Community, News
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Community, News
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Stand Up For SIT Campaigned To Be Launched

News Desk - Feb 22, 2019

A widespread campaign to oppose the Government’s proposal to merge New Zealand’s 16 ITPs because of its effects on the Southern Institute of Technology (SIT) will be…

Southland Business Leader Slams Education Minister’s Proposal For ITPs
News
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News
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Southland Business Leader Slams Education Minister’s Proposal For ITPs

News Desk - Feb 20, 2019

Carla Forbes, creative director and owner of Invercargill marketing and communications consultancy Market South, former President of the Southland Chamber of Commerce and business leader, is incredulous…

Leadership Skills For Out Youngest Southlanders
Business, News
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Business, News
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Leadership Skills For Out Youngest Southlanders

Business Hub - May 29, 2018

Kindergartens South’s Business Development Manager Sandra King will be attending the Women in Leadership Summit in Auckland, thanks to the Glass Elevator Professional Women’s Network facilitated by…

Carla Forbes Invited to Speak at 4th Annual Women in Leadership Summit
Business, News
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Business, News
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Carla Forbes Invited to Speak at 4th Annual Women in Leadership Summit

News Desk - Mar 06, 2018

Southland businesswoman Carla Forbes has been invited as a guest speaker to one of New Zealand’s leading women’s conferences. She will attend and speak at the incumbent…

Chinese Trip Leads To Signing Of MOU & Opportunities To Chinese Market
Business, News
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Business, News
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Chinese Trip Leads To Signing Of MOU & Opportunities To Chinese Market

News Desk - Aug 28, 2017

Invercargill’s civic and business leaders have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) that will allow Southland businesses greater access to a market of 5.8 million people in…