Staffing Solution - Independent Contractors or Employees - 8 May 2018 (On Demand)


Get the right staffing solution for your business!

Many business stick to the same staffing options, without considering which option works best. Find out how to improve productivity and reduce legal risk by choosing the right staffing solution for your business.

Discover the differences between Independent Contractors and Employees, and the potential consequences if you get it wrong.

Join us for this practical webinar to discover how to select the best staffing option for your organisation.

Topics include:

  • Staffing solution – should you outsource, engage independent contractors, hire through temporary job agencies, or employ? 
  • Pros and cons of each staffing option 
  • Differences between independent contractors and employees 
  • Legal risks if an independent contractor is considered an ‘employee’ 
  • Real nature of relationships in light of legal tests 
  • Employer obligations including around holiday pay and termination


Learning outcomes include:

  • Identify appropriate staffing options for your organisation
  • Consider factors to choose the best staffing option
  • Identify differences between independent contractors from employees
  • Understand legal risks if independent contractor considered ‘employee’
  • Examine real nature of relationships in light of legal tests
  • Consider employment obligations and consequences of hiring staff as employees


8 May 2018


Business owners, CEOs, Managers, Human Resource Professionals, Team Leaders, Recruitment Consultants, anyone who hires or employs staff or independent contractors across every profession and industry, including government, education, professional services, law, accounting, construction, horticulture, farming, tourism and hospitality.


Julia Shallcrass, Director and Employment Lawyer, KiwiBoss Limited

1.5 CPD Hours

  • On Demand Event
    Complete online in your own time (Self-paced)
    • $200.00 excl. GST

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All registrants that do not log into the live webinar are automatically sent a recording either later the same day or early the next business day.

If you did log in and wish to view again simply drop us a line at NZ‑ and we’ll be happy to send it to you via email.

Sole practitioners

A discount on webinars is available for sole practitioners. Please contact us at NZ‑ to confirm eligibility.