Work with Purpose | Episode #46 | 30 August 2021


In this episode we are joined by Simon Atkinson, Secretary of the Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications as he delivers a keynote address at a recent Secretary Series event, followed by a conversation with Michael Manthorpe PSM, former Commonwealth Ombudsman and IPAA ACT Deputy President. The episode explores public sector diversity and collaboration, systems leadership, mega projects and the importance of self-reflection and growth.

Transcript - a full transcript of the podcast is available here.
Download - to listen offline or share within your organisation, an MP3 audio file of the podcast is available for download here.


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