Independent News For The South Australian Public Service
Edition Number 272. Updated Thursday, 24 July 2014

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Main News

New blueprint to guide SA educators

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Building a high-quality workforce, better management of assets and more leadership training are features of the Department for Education and Child Development's (DECD) new Strategic Plan

Other News

Talking Point

Eyes in the sky: Drones need reining in

Drones are invading our airspace and our privacy, says Rick Sarre, who argues that the prospect of tougher legislation in this area is long overdue

News in brief

  • Buy local, guaranteed
  • $100m to River Murray
  • Work to begin on interchange
  • EPA assesses contamination

Letters: Your Say

  • Drop-in offices a good idea

Senior Appointments

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

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