The government should focus on attracting 30-40 year-old business leaders who have already made their money to New Zealand, Andy Hamilton says. With special feature audio.
After a firestorm of comments, your verdict:
"Interns should be paid but perhaps only at the minimum wage level. By being paid all of the regulations about employment can be enforced if necessary. e.g. ownership of ie working hours etc."
Icehouse CEO Andy Hamilton and Crimson Consulting founder Jamie Beaton respond to some twitchy criticism in Comments.
"Is it even legal to employ someone and not pay them? A surprising miss in an otherwise good endeavour."