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Glossary list

GIG Economy

A gig economy is an economy where organisations rely more on freelancers and independent contractors instead of full-time employees. Temporary positions and flexible jobs are common.

Good Faith Bargaining

A duty under Section 4 of the Employment Relations Act 2000 to conduct negotiations where two parties meet and confer at reasonable times with open minds and the intention of reaching an agreement.

Gross Misconduct

An act committed by any personnel likely to lead to Summary Dismissal.