Research

Behavioural insights teams in Australia and Aotearoa - New Zealand

Published Date: 04 May 2021
Governments around the world are using behavioural insights (BI) in the design of public policies and services. A paper in the Australian Journal of Public Administration compares the practices...
Thought Leadership

Learning to listen- Relationality is key

  • Published Date: 04 May 2021
By Lisa Carson When it comes to government learning to listen again, one must first reflect on who government listens to, and recognise that for some, it’s a matter of learning to listen, ra...
Thought Leadership

Tracking Trust in Government: Can COVID-19 restore a long-term decline?

  • Published Date: 29 April 2021
By Edward Yencken and Lachlan McKenzie Public sector leaders are keenly aware of the hard reality of high community expectations, the often-grave responsibility to deliver public goods, and th...
News & Media

ANZSOG Case Library compares pandemic approaches in Australia and New Zealand

  • Published Date: 27 April 2021
Two new cases in ANZSOG’s John L. Alford Case Library outline the different approaches Australia and New Zealand took to the COVID-19 pandemic, and how those different routes led to success. ...
News & Media

Nominations open for 2021 Te Hāpai Hāpori Spirit of Service Awards

  • Published Date: 27 April 2021
ANZSOG is delighted to be a sponsor of Aotearoa-New Zealand’s Te Hāpai Hāpori Spirit of Service Awards for 2021 which celebrate outstanding public sector governance, young leaders and initi...
News & Media

How ANZSOG helped Dr Sumit Sinha-Roy in WA’s fight against COVID

  • Published Date: 27 April 2021
It has been an eventful few years in the life of Dr Sumit Sinha-Roy. As well as becoming a father for the first time, and completing ANZSOG’s Executive Master of Public Administration, last M...
News & Media

ANZSOG to move into new Melbourne Connect precinct

  • Published Date: 27 April 2021
ANZSOG will move its Melbourne operations into the exciting new Melbourne Connect building in July, and become part of the University of Melbourne’s new purpose-built innovation precinct. Wh...
Thought Leadership

How Do We Fail Forward? Three key themes from the first Reimagining Government 2021 webinar

  • Published Date: 20 April 2021
As part of our response to the challenges of COVID-19, and our mission to inspire public sector leaders with the latest insights and thinking, ANZSOG partnered with the Centre for Public Impact...
Research

Leading with political astuteness

Published Date: 20 April 2021
There is increasing recognition that managers who exercise political astuteness are more effective. For public managers, formal and informal politics is an integral part of their environment. A...
News & Media

How Aotearoa-New Zealand is building successful partnerships with First Peoples

  • Published Date: 13 April 2021
ANZSOG’s recent Proud Partnerships in Place First Peoples public administration four-day virtual conference in February/March 2021 brought together public servants and academics to listen to ...
News & Media

Learn how to communicate with impact - online and offline

  • Published Date: 12 April 2021
The shift to the world of online communication as a result of COVID-19 has changed the forums we use to talk to each other but the basics remain the same, says Dr Zina O’Leary. She says that...
News & Media

ANZSOG recruits public administration and policy specialist Sally Washington to boost its presence in Aotearoa-New Zealand

  • Published Date: 08 April 2021
ANZSOG will boost its presence in Aotearoa-New Zealand with the appointment of public administration and policy specialist Sally Washington to head its New Zealand operations based in Wellingto...