My participation in this week’s AFR National Security Summit left me in no doubt that Australia’s security circumstances are shifting as global and regional circumstances change. Security threats posed by a rapidly shifting geopolitical landscape, the rise of anti-trade nationalism, advanced new cyber threats, and the prospect of increased instability caused by resource scarcity are … Continue reading Confronting an Uneasy Reality – the Future of Australia’s National Security
Regulations are rules that derive their authority from legislation and are a key lever for government in a “rules based society.” Well-designed regulation provides direction in areas such as responding to market failures, ensuring an appropriate safety net in place, and broadly supporting and maintaining the routines that underpins almost every aspect of our daily … Continue reading Putting the “nudge” into government regulation
Welcome to this month’s edition of GovConnect. In this edition, we shed light on the key factors influencing and reshaping the way Governments are sourcing and accessing services. This month’s bulletin coincides with the release of the results of our Global Procurement Survey. New Report: Global Trends in Sourcing and Procurement This brand new report examines … Continue reading Government Procurement – what does the future hold?
Welcome to the December GovForum update. This month's edition looks at how the public sector is being fundamentally reshaped as a result of changing community and citizen expectations. In this month's edition we explore a data driven approach to identifying future leaders, and examine methods for identifying how public sector leaders can accelerate the redesign of government priorities within a constantly … Continue reading GovForum Update December 2017
Today the NSW Premier, the Hon Gladys Berejiklian presented at the Committee for Economic Development of Australia (CEDA) - State of the State seminar. Here's what the Premier had to say. The NSW Government continues to focus on investing in the social infrastructure across NSW. This will continue to be a key priority for the … Continue reading The future looks brights for New South Wales
Recent state and federal reform agendas have focused heavily on identifying new and innovative ways of delivering services for taxpayers and users of government services - such as healthcare and social services - more efficiently and effectively whilst ensuring accountability remains squarely centered on those responsible for delivering services. According to a recent Deloitte report … Continue reading Commissioning government services – panacea or pitfall for Public Sector Leaders.