Reports: Time to remove excessive controls and allow more risk tolerance

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A year ago, the 7th annual report of the Prime Minister’s Advisory Committee on the Public Service said it was important to improve federal government service delivery and innovation....

When even change is caught up in red tape

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While the gist of the 7th annual report of the Prime Minister’s Advisory Committee on the Public Service focuses on the need to change the public service employment model, its comments on service delivery and innovation are also important....

How Performance Management Works

In CGE Blog On April 30, 2014 0 611 0

“The first change we are making is to ensure that every public servant has the opportunity to perform to the best of his or her ability,” said Tony Clement, President of the Treasury Board of Canada, last May in his speech to the Association of Professional Executives of the Public Service of Canada on Performance Management....

Quitting Something New

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Disclaimer: Note that while I work as a public servant, this is entirely my own initiative and what I post here does not necessarily reflect the view of the government, my office or my position there in. Trying something new can be hard, it can be exciting, it can be scary, it can be educational....