• FLINT & STEEL  MAGAZINE

    Volume 02 | when business meets social


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    Flint & Steel  | Volume 02 - when business meets social is out now. Order your copy today

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  • ISSUES PAPER

    THE HEART OF POVERTY 
    by Maxim Institute researcher Kieran Madden


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    Download your copy of our new Issues Paper, The Heart of Poverty - matching passion with precision for struggling New Zealanders

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  • SCHOOL LEADERSHIP PROJECT 

    Two new papers by Maxim Institute researcher Luke Fenwick


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    Take a look at our Research Note Anchoring the Abstract - What great school leadership looks like, and our Policy Paper Joining Forces - Nine ways to improve leadership in New Zealand schools

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BLOG - No man is an island

If you were to look at a CV of my grandma’s life, you probably wouldn’t be over awed. A high school graduate who held down jobs as first a waitress then a nurse’s assistant from her twenties until she suffered a work-related injury at 57, and went onto a disability benefit. Wife of a beer delivery man, mother of three, grandmother of six, and great grandmother of two. + more


BLOG - On our behalf

We realise the reality of politics is that a lot of negotiating and decision-making has to occur behind closed doors, so the character of the people we put behind those doors matters. Voters need to be able to trust that whether negotiating with private business for a convention centre, or granting surveillance orders in the name of national security, our leaders will hold their sense of right and wrong, and act well on our behalf. + more


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