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L&D Tweet Chat

7pm on Friday nights (NZ time) the #LDinsight tweet chat discusses a different L&D topic.

To join in, just head over to Twitter and at the allocated time and search under #Ldinsight. This is an international L&D community event.


Groups & Events Connect with your community

There are a number of different events and networking groups that you can be part of when you work in the people professions. Find your local community here.

If you run a people related group or set of events, please let us know and we are happy to include your group here.

Auckland L&D

Meet Up

Auckland L&D Meet Ups are an informal chance for L&D people to get together over a drink after work and discuss a hot learning topic.


Wellington HR Meet Up


If you know you want to do the people profession a little differently, or meet like-minded people who are already doing that, then this is the group for you

Auckland HR Meet Up


New ideas, new thinking, collaboration and reinventing HR and organisations is what we are about

People in Payroll Network

The People in Payroll Network runs events in Auckland and Wellington, where members can hear from Payroll teams on how to deliver payroll excellence.

It is for internal payroll people only. Please email us if you would like to join and we will pass your details onto the Network.

HR Leaders Network

Connecting senior HR leaders with thought provoking events and discussions.

Events are run in Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch.


APPNZ LinkedIn Group

The APPNZ LinkedIn group has members from HR, Learning and Development and Payroll who share articles and events, ask questions or discuss topics. If you are on LinkedIn why not join the group?


HR Tweet Chat

7am on Friday mornings (NZ time) the #HRHour tweet chat discusses a different HR topics. To join in, just head over to Twitter and at the allocated time and search under #HRHour. This is an international HR community event.


Auckland Recruitment Meet Up

We're Auckland Talent Sourcing professionals from both internal recruitment teams and agencies. We're talented people and can learn a lot from each other, so come along and let's discuss all things recruitment!


Wellington Recruitment Meet Up


Welly Recruitment meetup is devoted to creating and furthering a community of recruiters, HR and businesses for purposes of networking, exchanging best practices, professional development and mentoring, and promoting the field of modern recruiting.

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HR Book Club

Run by Fiona Michel, HR Director at Auckland DHB.

There are 2 meetings a month to discuss the merits of up to 20 books a year relating to HR/ Work/ Employment and Leadership.

Meetings run February to November.


H&S Professionals New Zealand


With the changes to H&S in New Zealand comes new roles, faces, ideas and opportunities. Why not share our stories and learn from one another? Our purpose is to inspire lifelong learning, advance knowledge, and strengthen our community.


Professionelle specialises in developing highly relevant, tailored offerings for women keen to progress their careers. Offline, they offer research-based networking seminars both in-house to corporate and professional service partners and also publicly. Seminar topics range from ‘Mentoring as a key ingredient for women’s career success’ to ‘Living our values at work and beyond’.


Inspiring HR series

For those newer to HR who want some inspiration from some amazing HR people.