How to cultivate a sponsor

Finding mentors has been one of the holy grails of career progression, hammered into us by innumerable career consultants and the lessons of our own career. Yet now, someone is telling us to forget them....

Summit Speaker Profile: Kevin Leahy

In CGE Blog On December 2, 2013 0 714 0

Kevin Leahy is looking to get the voices of Canada’s middle managers heard. Leahy will be featured in the opening panel on Key Leadership Challenges in the Public Sector at the Canadian Government Executive Leadership Summit on February 25. As chair of the National Managers’ Community, Leahy is looking to bring the perspective of the...

The Headache of Online Services

In CGE Blog On December 2, 2013 0 625 0

A few weeks ago, Roy Wiseman blogged about how, despite the best efforts of many governments, and although an online option may be available to them, people are still standing in line to receive their government services. “Instead of hiding, let’s proudly promote ‘modern government’,” he wrote, “taking full advantage of the cost-saving opportunities (and...