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Fibre isn’t just in your bread

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4pm, Wednesday 14th September 2011

Productivity in an ultra-fast, ultra connected NZ: waking HR up to the workforce opportunity! Under the government’s Ultra-Fast and Rural Broadband Initiatives fibre is being rolled out to 95% of New Zealand. So what does it all mean? How is your life and business going to change because of it? For Paul Brislen, the CEO of the telecommunications Users’ Association of NZ (TUANZ) there’s no question that productivity gains are one of the biggest winners. Paul talks to Frog Recruitment about what fibre means for your work and community diet, and the betterment of NZ Inc.

Paul Brislen: Converse boots, a Dr Who fixation and fibre…
Having spent 7 years as an IT reporter covering the telco sector for Computerworld, the NZ Herald, Unlimited magazine, Idealog, TVNZ, Radio New Zealand and many others, the lure of corporate life lead him from Editor of Computerworld to Vodafone and a role as Communications Manager. Currently CEO of TUANZ, Paul Brislen is known for his brickbats and bouquets approach to keeping the NZ telco industry honest.