Welcome to Kanuka Consulting Ltd

Kanuka Consulting is based in the beautiful Bay of Plenty and provides the following services across New Zealand:

  • Human Resources
  • Learning and Development
  • Recruitment
  • Employment Relations
  • eLearning / Blended Learning & Learning Design
  • Disruptive Technologies
  • Learning Management Systems

We're committed above all else to helping organisations realise the potential of their people.

We also are able to work wider afield with our remote services so speak to us today about our competitve rates either on-site or remotely.


Learning Solutions

  • High-level consultancy around learning systems, learning design, processes and resources

  • Change management to support implementations or process changes

  • ROI and models for learning.

Learning Technologies

  • High-level consultancy for setting up systems such as Learning Management System (LMS), ePortfolio systems or authoring tools

  • End-to-end implementation of learning systems

  • Support on use of learning systems and optimisation.

Instructional Design

  • Consultancy on process and design

  • Instructional design of learning materials for corporate, education and government use

  • eLearning and blended learning design, storyboarding and development of solutions

  • Quality review of existing materials and media.

Disruptive Technologies

  • High-level consultancy on how to leverage cloud technologies to maximise performance using communication, file sharing and project management tools

  • Set—up and configuration of systems

  • Support on use of systems and optimisation.


  • End-to-end services for permanent, contract and temporary staff

  • Professional and tailored to your business needs

  • Comprehensive services using the latest media and technologies.

Human Resources

  • Get the most out of your most important asset; your people

  • Every facet of human resources from L&D and onboarding through to restructuring

  • Health and Safety

  • Employment relations

  • Remuneration.

Why us?

Why choose Kanuka?  We respect that you have a choice and love the fact that you consider us when making that choice.  What separates us from others is our approach to consultancy; we work with you every step of the way to provide a collaborative and inclusive solution for your needs.  Our consultants are highly qualified and experienced of course, but they are driven to helping organisations and their people realise their potential.


Kanuka Tweets
August 20th
Nigel talks #digitallearning https://medium.com/@nigeyoung/digital-learning-new-phrase-same-issues-391ef00773a0 … @The_NthDegree
August 16th
Kanuka’s Nigel talks dirty data! How you can clean it and avoid getting it in the first place: https://medium.com/@nigeyoung/dealing-with-dirty-data-in-your-learning-systems-81999f199037 … @The_NthDegree
August 12th
#Projects; It’s now or later… and later will hurt more by @The_NthDegree http://bit.ly/2vNjhg4  pic.twitter.com/SCq1qJXNPk
August 11th
Planning your learning technology projects means pain first, but it’s a heck of a lot better than afterwards.. https://medium.com/@nigeyoung/projects-its-now-or-later-and-later-will-hurt-more-1ba6c29d3520 …
July 27th
So with the digital misdirection, digital learning is another another way of saying ‘learning’? Those buzz words https://medium.com/@nigeyoung/the-digital-misdirection-33443eeaba5b …
July 26th
The digital misdirection? @The_NthDegree explains all as ‘digital’ often holds us back from moving forwards https://medium.com/@nigeyoung/the-digital-misdirection-33443eeaba5b …
July 20th
Courage the values aggregator; is @The_NthDegree correct? https://medium.com/@nigeyoung/courage-the-values-aggregator-a2f273e04a16 … #kanukaconsulting
July 14th
How do you assess? Consider #eportfolios as a low-tech high-solution option: https://medium.com/@nigeyoung/eportfolios-a-better-way-to-assess-252523ef9cb7 … #thenthdegree
July 8th
Nigel from Kanuka on disruptive technologies and what this means for businesses https://twitter.com/the_nthdegree/status/883192132562898944 …
December 5th
I just published “Dodgy Science and Common Knowledge” https://medium.com/@nigeyoung/dodgy-science-and-common-knowledge-8ba5c5643a29#.rz7ingr3k … kind of follows on from #pkmchat last week @pkmchat