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EMPA makes Manaia King a more empathetic leader

  • Published Date: 22 June 2022
When you undertake an ANZSOG Executive Master of Public Administration (EMPA) you are part of a cohort of experienced public sector leaders from across agencies and jurisdictions who can take adv...
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How the EMPA expanded Clare Beech’s horizons

  • Published Date: 20 May 2022
ANZSOG’s Executive Master of Public Administration (EMPA) brings together a unique group of experiences, academics and practitioners, plus a cohort of experienced public sector leaders from acr...
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EMPA shows Joshua Watkin how to navigate an uncertain environment

  • Published Date: 20 May 2022
Sydney is a city in the midst of major transformation, particularly when it comes to its public transport system. Sydney Metro is currently leading a near $50 billion infrastructure portfolio fea...
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EMPA teaches Shoena Messner to deal with complexity

  • Published Date: 18 May 2022
In August 2020, the city of Beirut in Lebanon was rocked by an explosion caused by tonnes of ammonium nitrate stored at the port. More than 200 people were killed and, a year after the blast, muc...
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Towards Strategic Leadership helps David Simmonds grow as a leader

  • Published Date: 18 May 2022
David Simmonds was 15 when he was diagnosed with retinitis pigmentosa – an eye disease that, for many, leads to blindness. That diagnosis certainly hasn’t stopped David from carving out a var...
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EMPA gives Leonique Swart broader skills and understanding of leadership

  • Published Date: 10 May 2022
When a friend told Leonique Swart that she’d love the lifestyle in the Northern Territory, she decided to explore her options. At the time she was living in Adelaide and working as a prosecutor...
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How the Executive Master of Public Administration sharpened Tyron Paspa’s focus on public value

  • Published Date: 27 April 2022
The Victorian Government has invested $148.2 million to establish the Victorian Academy of Teaching and Leadership. One of the Academy’s core functions is delivering a new Australian-first prog...
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Executive Master of Public Administration gives Kirsten Nelson a helicopter view of the public sector

  • Published Date: 07 April 2022
Kirsten Nelson spends her working day exposing and disrupting corruption and serious misconduct that may arise in Western Australia's public sector. As Principal Legal Officer with the WA Corrupt...
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How an ANZSOG EMPA broadened Jimmy Ng’s horizons

  • Published Date: 30 March 2022
Since he joined the NSW public service in 2008, Jimmy Ng has transitioned from accountancy roles to positions that require strategic insight and leadership. Since mid-2020, Jimmy has been Direct...
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EMPA’s first virtual cohort celebrates graduation

  • Published Date: 15 March 2022
After two years of online learning, members of the first virtual cohort of ANZSOG’s flagship Executive Master of Public Administration (EMPA) have celebrated their graduation. Dean’s Prize Wi...
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ANZSOG’s Executive Fellows Program gives Georgina Roberts deeper understanding of her leadership

  • Published Date: 01 March 2022
It was one of the proudest moments of Georgina Roberts’ life – the moment in 2014 that she told her mother she’d been appointed as Aotearoa New Zealand’s High Commissioner to Vanuatu. ...
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EMPA prepares Janet Sparrow for post-COVID resilience challenge

  • Published Date: 14 February 2022
The past 18 months have underscored the need for governments across Australia to be prepared for the unexpected and unknown. This is currently top of the agenda for Janet Sparrow, Manager, Strat...