A New Year’s resolution – open communication
During my career in the public service, I’ve had the chance to work with directors who all had their different styles. Some were strong visionaries, others had great coaching styles; some were better at self-direction; and so on.
The digital bypass
There was a time when reporters played a significant "gatekeeper" role when it came to government information: at its simplest, most announcements were made through the media, because that was the most effective way for politicians to reach Canadians. This gave journalists, and the media, a fair amount of influence in both determining what stories got coverage and in the unfolding of public policy debates. This world has been turned upside down by social media.
Impact of digital culture and technology on democracy
In what ways are digital culture and technology affecting our democratic processes: on elections, citizen engagement, the media, service delivery, policy development and more? Find out at the Digital Governance Forum: Defining Westminster in the Digital Age...
Investing for social impact: A turning tide in the solution economy is attracting new capital
When we first set out to explore the solution economy in 2011, we were seeking to understand the growing movement of non-governmental actors into the realm of societal problem solving. Fast forward to 2014 and we are on the cusp of the formalization of global social capital markets.
How to change the world (or sell government) in three acts
You can’t appear for your important presentations in a black turtleneck and jeans like Steve Jobs did. And you don’t have alluring electronic gizmos to talk about. So suggesting you might learn from the presentation approach of the hallowed Apple pitchman might seem ludicrous.
Reforms, Election and Cyberspace
Immunity passports, a looming election, digitizing, and diversity
Leadership, Strategy and COVID-19 vaccines
The Future of Data Centres: Four Key Pillars Data Centres Must Adopt by 2025
In this episode, we talk about the growing demand placed on data centres worldwide. Leveraging the sponsored content article, “The…
How VidCruiter is Modernizing Government Organizations’ Recruitment
In this episode of CGE Radio, we look at how government organizations can use technology to automate their hiring process….
Data-driven government implementation
Full data-driven government implementation has been an ongoing goal for many years. But human obstacles, the unwillingness to collaborate, cybersecurity…
Deploying critical assets to the cloud
In this episode, J. Richard Jones talks with two experts from FireEye about cloud. FireEye is the intelligence-led security company….