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Why the public sector is less risk-averse after the crisis
23 July 2020
The Australian Public Service has adapted during the COVID-19 crisis and new research shows it is generally less risk-averse and more open to innovation as a result. Kerstin Oberprieler, Co-Founder an...
Will coronavirus change the role of government in Australia?
1 July 2020
The fiscal support during the pandemic has triggered further debate about the role of government and the private sector in Australia, writes Glyn Davis AC.
This organisation put their future in the hands of its customers
1 December 2019 | Lucinda Schmidt
Yarra Valley Water sought the help of its customers to assess its new strategic plan. The governance and culture lessons are relevant for all boards.
Resuscitating Ambulance Victoria
30 October 2019 | Lucinda Schmidt
In 2014, a string of public scandals resulted in a loss of trust and a sacked board. Now, a new chair and CEO are working to revive Ambulance Victoria.
4 takeaways from the Public Sector Governance Forum:19
25 September 2019
Public sector governance is more challenging than it has ever been. Low trust, digital transformation and skill shortages were front of mind at the Public Sector Governance Forum:19 held recently in C...
Why public servants are an asset in the private sector
12 June 2019 | Ivan Ah Sam
Perceptions of how government and business work could not be more different. Government is layered, complex and bureaucratic, while business is lean, mean and profit-driven. But the reality of oversee...