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    NZPPA and EMA partner to support payrollers

    The EMA have partnered with the New Zealand Payroll Practitioners Association (NZPPA) to help upskill payrollers and give them a career pathway.

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  • The top five things on employers wish lists for 2021
    18 December 2020

    Finding staff, the difficulties of dealing with immigration, the increasing costs of business and compliance, and uncertainty are the key issues facing business in the findings from the EMA’s recent annual member employer survey.

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  • NZPPA and EMA partner to support payrollers
    3 December 2020

    The EMA have partnered with the New Zealand Payroll Practitioners Association (NZPPA) to help upskill payrollers and give them a career pathway.

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