76 days ago

Appleby Games

Digital Boost

Hi Christchurch,

We all love a local success story and this small self-starter company is proof that by upskilling digitally, just about anything is possible.

Setting up or nurturing a business takes more than a good dose of grit and determination, it also requires knowledge and digital smarts.

Steve from Christchurch company Appleby Games knows the reality of working from the ground up, while navigating life's challenges. Through Digital Boost he upskilled and applied new digital skills as he developed his ideas for his small business. In turn, the company expanded much faster than expected!

If you need some motivation to get started or keep going on your digital journey Steve's story is a heartfelt one worth listening to. You’ll find all the inspiration you need to give Digital Boost a go, check it out here.

Having a single place to turn to for honing your digital skills can simplify the process of learning, saving you precious time. Digital Boost is a one-stop-shop for learning all the digital tools you need. So what are you waiting for?

Come and join us!

The Team at Digital Boost

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Change one young life today

Variety – the Children’s Charity

Every day, in neighbourhoods across New Zealand, 1 in 5 Kiwi kids are missing out on the essentials and opportunities they need to thrive.

Hundreds of children are waiting to be connected with a sponsor. For just $50 a month, you can make a meaningful difference by giving a child access to essentials like clothing, bedding, shoes and stationery, as well as the opportunity to attend school trips. Become a Kiwi Kid Sponsor and change a child's life today.
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6 days ago

New Zealanders are locking down their cats, for good

The Team Reporter from The Press

New Zealand is a nation of cat lovers, and increasingly – at least anecdotally – we’re keeping them inside.

Owners say welfare and conservation concerns are the main drivers; experts are cautious not to say too much, and cats are silent on the issue thus far.

What's worse — keeping a cat indoors 24/7, or letting it roam free where it will hunt birds, and possibly be injured?

Read the full story here and share your thoughts in the comments below.

2 days ago

Sharp TV Remote Control

Graeme from Burwood

Does anyone have a Sharp TV remote control surplus to requirements? I have a friend who needs one but can't afford the cost of a replacement. If anyone can help it would be much appreciated.