Article - Chris Stansbury, Alan Barrett
Legislative changes pave the way for greater public sector accountability, flexibility and collaboration.
Article - Geoff Armstrong
The theme-weaver for the inaugural Human Capital Summit reflects on the event’s broader significance and key insights.
Article - Peter Shergold
Five key qualities are demanded of civil servants at a time of crisis, argues Professor Peter Shergold, a distinguished public service veteran and Senior Visiting Fellow at the Civil Service College.
Article - Teresa Lim
Singapore needs to develop T-shaped workers and a culture that favours innovation, collaboration, diversity and values.
Article - Charles Ng
A more robust society begins with clarity about shared priorities, risks, constraints and capabilities.
Article - Stephen Choo
Management approaches that engage and enable employees are needed more than ever in a downturn, argues Hay Group’s Stephen Choo.
Article - Lam Chuan Leong
Governments should make provisions for increasingly unpredictable and disruptive outcomes in the future, argues Lam Chuan Leong, Senior Fellow at the Centre for Governance and Leadership.
Article - David Chan
The perceived fairness of process and treatment is as significant as outcomes when engaging employees, stakeholders or the public.
Article - Khoo Ee Wan
How can individuals manage the challenges — and reap the potential benefits — of life changes and workplace transitions?
Article - Peter Ho
At the 2008 Strategic Perspectives Conference, Head of Civil Service Peter Ho traced the evolution of contemporary public sector practice. He concludes that while the Public Service has successfully adopted best practices from the private sector and elsewhere in the past, these are not enough to ensure good governance as we move into an unpredictable and complex future. In the following excerpt, he highlights the nature of the challenges ahead and argues that Singapore must develop its own new brand of governance in order to manage these critical uncertainties and generate original solutions to the wicked problems of our time.