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Freelance Graphic Artist

Malcolm from Malcolm White Graphic Artist

My extensive background includes 25 years of working within the creative design industry as a prop designer, silkscreen printer, graphic designer, artist, retoucher and visualiser to create top brands, large scale exhibition stands around the world, displays and signage, packaging, graphics (digital and hand drawn) and high end image retouching. I have been freelancing for the last three years from my studio based out in West Auckland. My recent work includes Decal wrapped murals I designed for Auckland Transport montrose train boxes based in Morningside.

7 hours ago

Poll: Should Kiwis be entitled to more sick leave?

The Team Reporter from Stuff

With Covid-19 still a very real risk, people who are unwell are told to stay home, and to keep any sickly kids home too - but what if you don't have any more sick leave owing?

Most Kiwis are entitled to five days of sick leave a year, but some - often those in lower paid jobs - get less.

New Zealand’s minimum sick leave allowance is one of the lowest in the OECD. In Australia they get 10 days, in most European countries it’s even more.

Should Kiwis be entitled to more sick leave?

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Should Kiwis be entitled to more sick leave?
  • 57.7% Yes, five days is not enough
    57.7% Complete
  • 13.6% No, I never use mine up anyway
    13.6% Complete
  • 28.7% Entitlement should be assessed on a case-by-case basis
    28.7% Complete
1111 votes
21 days ago

'Carless' apartments looking for tenants

Colleen Hawkes Reporter from Homed

This is the changing face of housing in our suburbs as determined by Auckland's Unitary Plan. But this pioneering project in Sandringham is for renters, not buyers.