Report of the Week

Sick – The Implementation of the Queensland Health Payroll System

The lessons to be learnt from a $6m project that is now estimated to cost $1.2 billion![Read more]

The Encyclopedia of Ethical Failure

Real examples of employees who have intentionally or unwittingly violated standards of conduct. Some cases are humorous, some sad, and all are real.[Read more]

Biggest Example of Corruption in 150 Years

In this post we take a look at the recent NSW corruption report which in our opinion is one of the best corruption reports you are ever likely to read.[Read more]

Waiting for the Call

A call centre staffed 24/7 taking 2 calls a day. Welcome to the United States Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Inspector General report into the review of actions supporting the Veteran Employment Service Office (VESO). Formerly the Veteran Employ[Read more]

Lessons from Public Entities’ Use of Social Media

The Auditor General of New Zealand – Audit New Zealand – recently released an excellent examination of the learnings that we can all take from New Zealand public entities’ use of social media. McLeod Governance concurs with the views of the Aud[Read more]

Disaster Preparedness in India

When one thinks of India the mind boggles at the sheer scale of things. India is the seventh-largest country by area, the second-most populous country with over 1.2 billion people, and the most populous democracy in the world. The Indian economy is t[Read more]

Review Of Reliability Of The Air Force Personnel Data System

The United States Government Accountability Office – the audit, evaluation and investigative arm of the United States Congress has an extraordinary long and fine tradition of authoring seminal reports into the internal control environments of those[Read more]