Sustaining good governance in the distributed age

We’ve all seen the headlines – BC Ferries, Ornge, la Caisse...

Program evaluation: Meeting a new challenge

Beginning on April 1, 2013, and over a five-year cycle, the...

The danger of mixing messages

If there is one function of government that has undergone significant...

Contract A is anti-competitive…

…well, maybe not – but there is a link. Governments must...

Democratic schisms: The clash of old and new voices

For Egyptians and Mexicans, this past summer showcased the imperfections of...

Parting thoughts of a deputy

Last week, I announced that I would be retiring from the...

Alice through the Looking Glass …

Public sector reform can be like falling down a rabbit hole...

Changing the way you change

Whether you have read John Kotter’s classic Leading Change or not,...

Influencing trust

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Readers’ Digest Canada recently conducted a poll that found the Canadian...

Managing to what end?

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The question is: when will governments wake up and figure out...