What's one thing that virtually all political parties agree on?
It's obvious, really: that we want, nay, need, more jobs, and better-paying jobs at that.
We managed to pack out the Stamford Plaza Ballroom on Friday – where, over bacon and eggs, we gave over to Minister of Everything Steven Joyce as he expounded on the value of innovation, thinking bigger and encouraging companies to set up shop here.
(Attendee Robert Bruce of Sublime marketing agency penned a post that very same morning with a few of his thoughts on the event, and for that, we applaud you.)
We might even have snapped your mug at some point – click through to see our full gallery on Facebook.
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