Independent News For The Australian Public Service
Edition Number 419. Updated Tuesday, 22 July 2014

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World PS News

Main News

Information Office divides functions

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The functions of the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner (OAIC) are to be split between four Agencies when it is disbanded from 31 December this year

Other News

Senior Appointments

Who's who and who's moving in the Australian Public Service

News in brief

  • Tribute to AIDS delegates on MH17
  • CPSU attacks DHS offer
  • Fair Work courses popular
  • Pacific women gather
  • Language no bar to child care

Letters: Your Say

  • Drop-in offices a good idea

International News

  • Joko pledges to reform Public Service
  • Health services out of trade talks
  • PS skills must be valued more: report

Talking Point

Eyes in the sky: Drones need reining in

Personal Development

How to stand out from the interview crowd

By Liz Ryan

Get your priorities right to meet work goals

By Catherine Andrews

Reward yourself: Put a smile on someone else's face

By Susan H. Greenberg

PS News Features

Pass on that: The word on Internet security

By Leo Mirani

Ethical outsourcing: Making sure the providers do the right thing

By Colin Marrs

Borrow from HECS for a fair PPL scheme

By Matthew Taylor

Out of Hours

Travel - It's All About Just Dreamin' At Sea

By David Ellis

DVD Review - Last Tango in Halifax Series 2

By Rama Gaind

Motoring - SkyActiv tech comes to new Mazda2

By Peter Brewer

PS News Books

Talk With Your Kids: Ethics

By Michael Parker

Vitamins Guide

By Tasha Jennings

Selective Memory: A Life in Film

By Sue Milliken