Sadness and celebration: The highway of heroes
It was minus ten Celsius, damp, with a wind chill that bit through your clothing. It was one of those days that made me wonder why I'm still here, writing columns, rather than living in a warmer climate.
Strategic thinking required for a grand strategy
A PQ win and the public service
A good time for change
Robert Thompson, the head of the government of Newfoundland's Executive Council, reminded public servants present that even growth – a welcome change for Canada's youngest province – can bring challenges that affect public sector resilience.
The socially networked diplomat
Even diplomats aren’t immune to the trends spawned by social media. What is interesting about the U.S. eDiplomacy initiative is its determination to harness and manage the power of new technology to support government objectives.
Delivering data we can use
In the government’s Action Plan for Open Government, Ottawa commits to issuing both a new Directive on Open Government to provide guidance on what governments and agencies must do to maximize the availability of online information and data...
Setting the scene for international public sector development
When new International Cooperation Minister Julian Fantino launches a CIDA project on democratic governance in a fragile state like South Sudan, what should he expect? If you were the consultant assigned, where would you begin?
Reforms, Election and Cyberspace
Immunity passports, a looming election, digitizing, and diversity
Leadership, Strategy and COVID-19 vaccines
Zero Trust with Zero Nonsense
Digital transformation is accelerating with key shifts such as the expanding Hybrid Workforce and the continued migration of applications and…
Canadian financial inclusion in digital payments
In this episode of CGE Radio, hear about digitizing government payments. Robert Hyde, CEO at Payment Source and Jennifer Tramontana,…
Accomplishment: Sir Michael Barber delivers on his new book, government and how to achieve challenging things
In this episode of CGE Radio, we catch up with Sir Michael Barber to discuss his new book, the state…
Work-integrated learning: Empowering the future of Canada’s workforce
In this episode of CGE Radio, we will get into work integrated learning. We will talk about what works and…