Part of the process: the role of consultation and collaboration in the development of the Aboriginal Procurement Policy in Western Australia

As part of its commitment to Closing the Gap, and after the successful implementation of the federal government’s Indigenous Procurement Policy in 2015, the West Australian Government announced the ...

Rethinking the commissioning of consultants to enhance government policy capacity

Can governments use consultants to preserve, and even enhance, the fundamental role of the public service? Featuring a case study analysis, ANZSOG’s Catherine Althaus, Lisa Carson and Ken Smith...

Te Hāpai Hāpori/Spirit of Service Awards recognise public sector achievement in Aotearoa-New Zealand

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Outstanding public sector achievement in Aotearoa-New Zealand has been recognised in this year’s Te Hāpai Hāpori/Spirit of Service Awards, which were presented at a virtual event on 24 Novemb...

Research Insights: building strategic policy capability for the SA Education Department

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The South Australian Department of Education has developed a repeatable and scalable model for strategic policy development. It is the subject of the latest publication in the ANZSOG Research Ins...

ANZSOG helps Phillip Brooks change the lives of at-risk youth

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ANZSOG Executive Master of Public Administration (EMPA) alumni Phillip Brooks has made the journey from a teenager who grew up in social housing in Townsville, to a senior public servant in Queen...

What ministers really want: former Tasmanian Premier David Bartlett gives the lowdown

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Politicians face huge pressures, have limited time and attention spans and are besieged by competing priorities. Public servants who want to make any impact, and deliver good policy, need to unde...

Wendy Kale

Wendy has been involved in the professionalisation of New Zealand’s regulatory system since 2007, when the idea of creating common qualifications for central and local government regulatory organisa...

Keith Manch

Keith Manch has a long career working in regulatory roles, the majority involving strong connection to international networks, especially with Australian jurisdictions.  After initially being in New...

Bonnie Shaw

Bonnie is Co-founder and Chief Strategy & Impact Officer of Place Intelligence, a big data analytics startup that leverages massive datasets and machine learning tools to deliver advanced insights...

James Green

James is Director, Custom Education at the Australia and New Zealand School of Government, supporting leadership development in the public service through outstanding teaching and research. Prior to ...

Building people up: Growth-oriented leadership in the public sector

In an environment of unprecedented events and heightened uncertainty, public managers not only need to bounce back but also grow and develop. A paper in the Australian Journal of Public Administr...

ANZSOG-funded research into measuring co-delivery holds insights for governments

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Co-delivery of public services involves citizens being encouraged and/or assisted in performing acts that produce public value, such as recycling or saving electricity. Despite its wide use acr...