In her presentation to the IPAA national conference, Jennifer Westacott, the chief executive of the Business Council of Australia, lamented that the growth in the number of ministerial staffers in Australia had seriously damaged public policy at the state and national level….
Daniel Pink is a major writer on the changing nature of work and workplaces in the 21st century. His most recent book, Drive, explores the concept of creativity and the increasing importance of ‘right-brained’ skills at the expense of the…
Some time ago I had a public sector client whose new chief executive had initiated more than a dozen major organisational change initiatives. These included a major restructuring, an overhaul of the IT system, a new marketing strategy, a new…