But the supermarket chain believes the worker "misunderstood" the situation.
Some pet-lovers are becoming pet-sitters to supplement their income.
Over 1200 people responded to the Council of Trade Unions (CTU) online poll from January 3-6.
"One morning I woke up and thought 'what the hell have I got to get up for'."
Some regions recorded higher listing rates than prior to the pandemic.
"He said, 'I am too old to get a qualification' and I said, 'no you are not'."
The CTU's annual work-life balance survey has found pay is not keeping up with the cost of living.
Recruitment experts say salutations such as 'Sir' and 'Madam' are outdated.
One reason is you, like many others, might derive a strong sense of self from your work.
The store had to pay more than $28,000 in arrears to the former worker.
The three teachers were assistant principals in 2015, but a new rector appointed in 2017 decided to do away with their roles.
It's hoped the extensions will bring more certainty to employers.
The Prime Minister and other politicians will not get a pay increase for the next three years.
"The last thing we want to see is our grapes rotting on the vine. The industry needs workers now."
"This fine is obviously absurd, unfair, irresponsible and dangerous."
Work will wrap up for the majority of Kiwis this week - but that doesn't mean we should go splashing too much cash.
"Our mission is to educate, inform and empower people to make cruelty-free, plant-based and vegan choices."
The bosses of a popular Kiwi bagel company have welcomed their staff's move, saying it's "their choice".
"The employer was at the worst end of migrant exploitation."
A new report's found they earn a staggering amount less than Pakeha men.
MBIE answers key questions about Christmas leave.
The standards are part of the NZGAP certification.
The trial is open to all 81 staff and if successful, could have implications for the company's 150,000 employees worldwide.
"We would like to see all employers in horticulture, not just those in the RSE scheme, step up and pay the living wage."
There are concerns crops with earlier harvest times will be left to rot.
"It has never been easier to start a business - you could start with $200 in your bank account."
They can also get up to $200 a week towards accommodation costs.
Two thousand RSE workers from Pacific countries will now be able to enter the country.
"This was never meant to be a permanent position ... and was simply based on providing community help."
The hospitality industry, including tourism operators, is finding it hard to fill jobs.