Author: The Conversation

Centrelink debt debacle is bad policy for mental health

The threat of Centrelink debt is one more stressor on already vulnerable people. The lack of action on social determinants of mental health and illness allows governments to avoid responsibility for the adverse health impacts of policies, like the Centrelink program. Read More

How to spot a workplace bully

UK research into workplace bullying identified five distinct types, but many organisations surveyed were not prepared for mistreatment that is less overt. Read More

Course-correcting the innovation agenda

Are public servants to blame for the failure of the innovation agenda? Professor Mark Dodgson on where it went wrong and why the APS should ensure innovation-savvy public servants are appointed, trained and promoted. Read More