Tag Archives: Management
In 1996, Nexus Management was established, providing consulting services to government, not-for-profit organisations and universities across Australia. It was the year John Howard was elected to replace Paul Keating as Prime Minister and Morris Iemma was NSW Premier. Since that time, we’ve had five Prime Ministers (six, if you count Rudd twice) and five NSW Premiers, though none who have served longer than Iemma’s three years and 33 days.
Recently, I had to renew my driver’s licence and car registration. Not long ago this process would have been about as pleasant as root canal therapy, with long queues, confusing forms and intimidating environments. But the online transaction was simple…
There’s a dangerous myth that has embedded itself in organisations, particularly in the public sector, where all management skills are considered portable and managers can manage in any circumstance. I disagree. Extraordinary managers can manage anything, but that’s what makes…
Following the recent death of former Queensland Premier, Wayne Goss, it was interesting to learn that he had completed an MBA after his term as Premier. Clearly, he thought that his role as state leader did not fully equip him…