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Markus Mannheim edits The Public Sector Informant and writes regularly about government administration and policy.
Markus Mannheim Senior bureaucrats would be paid bonuses under an Abbott government.
Markus Mannheim The federal bureaucracy's biggest workplace says it has too many executives and middle managers.
Markus Mannheim The federal Coalition wants to shift parts of the bureaucracy to northern Australia to help develop the cities and towns of the region.
Markus Mannheim Australians have a high level of trust in governments to protect their personal information from misuse, a survey has found.
Markus Mannheim Federal bureaucrats' salaries grew almost twice as quickly last year as the government's wage targets.
Markus Mannheim The federal opposition has sought to calm fears it will cull the bureaucracy's leaders if it wins office.
Markus Mannheim The public service watchdog has warned the Prime Minister's Department to keep a closer eye on how its credit cards are used.
Markus Mannheim Almost all government workplaces affected by the decision to charge for parking in the Parliamentary Triangle oppose it, though they're unlikely to say so.
Markus Mannheim Have you ever noticed that public servants tend to work in the newest, best-equipped offices in whichever city or town they're based?
Markus Mannheim The federal government will crack down on the rising number of middle managers in the bureaucracy. Finance Minister Penny Wong said this week's budget would strip another $580 million from the public...
Noel Towell and Markus Mannheim The federal public service shed more than 2500 jobs last year, the first time in a decade the Commonwealth bureaucracy has shrunk.
Noel Towell and Markus Mannheim The Coalition has again overstated by more than 90 per cent the growth of the federal public service in Canberra.
Markus Mannheim Thousands of federal public servants who received redundancy packages in recent years were close to retiring but held out for a final, taxpayer-funded bonus.
Markus Mannheim THE crisis-ridden Immigration Department is poorly managed, its workers mistrust each other and its executives' financial illiteracy poses serious risks, an independent review has warned.
Markus Mannheim The crisis-ridden Immigration Department is poorly managed, its workers mistrust each other and its executives' financial illiteracy poses serious risks, an independent review has warned.
Emma Macdonald, Markus Mannheim The secret papers that detail how Australia Day honours are allotted will remain suppressed after a court ruled the public had no right to access them.
Markus Mannheim A public servant who was injured while having sex during a work trip has won compensation after a five-year legal battle.
Markus Mannheim A PUBLIC servant who was injured while having sex during a work trip has won compensation after a five-year legal battle.
Markus Mannheim A LONE hacker stole the personal details of thousands of Australian military staff during an attack he conducted ''for fun''.
Markus Mannheim The federal bureaucracy continued to grow earlier this year despite the toughest crackdown on spending in more than a decade and at a time when many agencies were retrenching staff.