Why choose us?

We provide practical people support and deliver great results for organisations in all sectors and industries across New Zealand. While we specialise in partnering with Kiwi SMEs, we have the skills and capacity to work with businesses of all shapes and sizes.

Reasons why you'll love working with us

Our clients say we are easy to work with, and that we make life easier for them. We do this by freeing up your time, taking care of the 'people stuff', and giving you the space to focus on your core business.

Our team are friendly professionals, with the capability and depth of experience to deliver the outcomes you need.

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“From the very beginning, The People Place listened to our needs really carefully and worked alongside us as a partner. They helped us grow our capability with new initiatives around our recruitment and onboarding process that really help people feel welcomed and engaged when they start with our team”.

Reuben Bilj
Managing Director

“Simon came to our site and ran a very fun and insightful session on team building with our senior management team. He gave us some excellent ideas on how to work better as a unit, which we look forward to implementing. I could not recommend them more highly!”

Dr Dmitri Joseph
Production Manager
Pure Nutrition

“I have been working with The People Place for several years now. It’s great peace of mind to have the team there, ready and waiting, for all my HR needs. I can’t believe how much time I used to spend on HR and recruitment tasks, and I’m so happy to have my time back to focus on running my business.”

Jason Snashall
Orakei Marina

“The People Place has shown a real understanding of the importance of our values. When recruiting for roles in our business, Deanne has found and presented great candidates who will help grow and enhance our culture.”

Matthew Baker
Programme Lead

“My experience dealing with the consultants at The People Place has always been pleasant. In addition to their professionalism and wealth of experience, they're genuinely good people.”

Adrian Sharma
Head of Knowledge Management
ADR Centre

“The People Place put together a great HR 101 session for us. The facilitators were open and adaptable on the day and the content was delivered in a way that wasn’t dry or daunting. And they were able to address some real life examples in the room, which was incredibly helpful.”

Amber Easby
The Spinoff

“The People Place have taken the time to get to know us, they understand both the technical and culture fit we are looking for in candidates. This is a key factor in helping us build a great team, and is something we value from the relationship.”

Steve Knutson
Director, Microsoft RD & MVP

“Our experiences with The People Place have always been exceptional. What stood out was their personalised approach and deep understanding of our needs. They didn't just find candidates; they found the right fit. “

Andrew Cashmore
VSL Landscapes

“Having The People Place as our HR partner for the past three years has been an excellent experience. The team is very capable, offering a full HR package to ensure nothing is overlooked. I thoroughly recommend The People Place.”

Daniel Stanners
General Manager
Auto Transform

“The training session run by The People Place that I recently attended, has improved the working relationship at the Management level. The facilitators were excellent.”

Adrian Sharma
Head of Knowledge Management
ADR Centre

“Deanne does an amazing job of identifying the ideal fit for the role. She provides comprehensive information on the candidate pre-interview, and does an excellent job of coordinating interviews, reference checks and communication.  The People Place makes it so easy. We have successfully worked with them over the past few years, and will continue to do so moving forward.”

Pat Hickmott
General Manager

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We offer a free, no-obligation 30 minute consultation where we can answer your questions, discuss your
requirements in confidence, and outline how we may be able to help your business.