27
Feb 19

Final report recommends industrial manslaughter laws

Author:Ash Natesh

Marie Boland, the former Executive Director of SafeWork South Australia this week released a review of national workplace, health and safety laws. Ms Boland has recommended there should be a separate industrial manslaughter offence for workplace deaths, where there has been a gross deviation from a reasonable standard of care. Ms Boland says that the … Continue reading Final report recommends industrial manslaughter laws

19
Feb 19

How to strategise local housing using evidence based data demographics

Author:Ash Natesh

    To promote the efficient use of land and infrastructure, local housing strategies need to align housing growth with supporting infrastructure and social services, such as schools, health facilities and public transport. Councils and Governments need to start implementing local housing strategies using evidence based data. This approach can efficiently use existing infrastructure and … Continue reading How to strategise local housing using evidence based data demographics

12
Feb 19

Case Study: RATA – Waikato Road Asset Technical Accord

Author:Ash Natesh

The Waikato Road Asset Technical Accord (RATA) is on the way to its goal of “Achieving best practice road asset management within the Waikato by improving capability, capacity and outcomes through effective collaboration”. RATA brings together the common needs of participating Waikato Councils to improve the management of their roading assets in a cost-effective and … Continue reading Case Study: RATA – Waikato Road Asset Technical Accord

21
Jan 19

Knowledge Management: what to look out for in 2019

Author:Ash Natesh

Knowledge management and information management executives are looking to the future in 2019. Below is an overview on the changes ahead in 2019 spanning AI, content management, blockchain, process automation and more. Technology has had a tremendous impact on knowledge management (KM), inspiring the development of robust software platforms to leverage KM strategies. Knowledge management … Continue reading Knowledge Management: what to look out for in 2019

10
Jan 19

Forrester’s take on CX in Government l Vikram Sehgal – VP & Research Director

Author:Ash Natesh

    In achieving customer service excellence there is no ‘one-size-fits-all’. To understand the nuances of the process we spoke to Vikram Sehgal, VP and Research Director at Forrester. Here is what he had to say: In terms of CX, how do you think Governments, Local or Federal, can go about understanding the needs and … Continue reading Forrester’s take on CX in Government l Vikram Sehgal – VP & Research Director

07
Jan 19

Understanding the role of the PMO

Author:Ash Natesh

    The role of the PMO is one that frequently sees change. In recent years organisations have been adapting and evolving their management practices from traditional methodologies in keeping up to date with the changing landscape. Andy Almenara is Head of PMO at SBS and is responsible for strategy development, project delivery, and portfolio … Continue reading Understanding the role of the PMO

02
Jan 19

‘Curate More, Create Less’ – Implementing a Public Sector Digital Marketing Strategy

Andrés López-Varela is a marketing consultant with a wealth of experience. We spoke to him on the importance of a digital marketing strategy and the unique challenges faced by the public sector when implementing one. Here are his thoughts: How important is content in a public sector digital marketing strategy? I think content is one … Continue reading ‘Curate More, Create Less’ – Implementing a Public Sector Digital Marketing Strategy

29
Nov 18

Case Study: Waterview Tunnel NZ

Author:Ash Natesh

David Barron, Operations Manager, Waterview Tunnel Joint Operation presented his Case study at the Tunnel Operations and Maintenance Conference 2018. The Waterview Tunnel is a key piece of the Western Ring Route, a 48 km motorway route through the west of Auckland, connecting Manukau, the city, West Auckland and the North Shore. The 2.4km Waterview … Continue reading Case Study: Waterview Tunnel NZ