Article - Soh Zhi Liang
In the wake of the pandemic-induced shake-up of the workplace, organisations must rethink how they can better support the motivational drives and life goals of their people—or risk losing their commitment and energy.
ETHOS is a publication of the Civil Service College, Singapore. It aims to provide thought leadership, insight and context on a wide range of public policy issues of interest to Singapore.
Opinion - Pushp Deep Gupta
In 2008, Hewitt Associates was commissioned by Singapore's Ministry of Manpower to conduct wide-ranging research on current and future talent challenges with a special focus on Asia. In this article, they highlight key findings from their research.
Article - Teresa Lim
Singapore needs to develop T-shaped workers and a culture that favours innovation, collaboration, diversity and values.
Article - Chris Stansbury, Alan Barrett
Legislative changes pave the way for greater public sector accountability, flexibility and collaboration.
Features past issues of Ethos, event materials and CSC-authored case studies and toolkits
Roundtable - Alaa Youssef, Zamani Saul, Serey Chea
In this edition of the Ethos Roundtable, participants of the 11th Leaders in Governance Programme reflect on the challenges of an increasingly diverse citizenry and how a younger generation of public officers must avoid complacency while sustaining trust in government.
Conversation - Nancy Chahwan
Nancy Chahwan discusses how the public service can remain nimble and adaptive in a digital society.
Article - Goh Han Teck
Generational differences may transform the way we identify, develop and practise leadership in the Public Service.
Strategy and Stewardship in a Time of Change: Conversations with Stephanie Foster and Sirpa Kekkonen
Conversation - Sirpa Kekkonen, Stephanie Foster
Speaking with ETHOS on two separate occasions, Australia’s Stephanie Foster and Finland’s Sirpa Kekkonen reflect on what their governments are doing to be adaptive for the future.