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George Fripley

George Friplely has worked in the public service for more than eight years, and in that time has risen to the dizzying heights of managing an agency (for a brief period of time). He has a great deal of experience in dealing with the day-to-day decision-making processes and has a wealth of knowledge about government process. He is currently in hiding among the stacks of files in his government department, hoping that his revelations do not cause him to become the subject of an ASIO investigation, or worse still, that somebody realises that he actually exists and sends some work his way! George blogs at governmentandbureaucracy.blogspot.com and www.dregsofhistory.blogspot.com. George's thoughts on government and bureaucracy are now available in the definitive government employees manual, You Can't Polish A Turd - the Civil Servant's Manual, published by Night Publishing. His next book provisionally titled The Dregs of History is due for release in 2011.

Author's website: governmentandbureaucracy.blogspot.com


 
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Understanding your work colleagues - Part 2
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Understanding your work colleagues - Part 1
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Five ways to brighten a dull day
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The guide to creating a five-year strategic plan for government
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The great government philosophers
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Advanced bureaucracy 101 - restructures, reviews, re-organisation
Humour & Satire - 15/07/2008
The five paradigms for success as a government employee
Humour & Satire - 30/06/2008 - 18 comments
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