Feedback From Participants At Recent Workshops
Economic Impact Assessment
Dec 3, 2009
"...was easy to follow and clearly set out the process.
"Good knowledgeable presenter, great, clear, tone & lots of chance for discussion.
"Well balanced course I thought - not too much information for me.
"Great, well paced, informative, examples of papers useful and handouts are great.
"Presenters were excellent, well prepared, very experienced, well versed and very knowledgeable.
"Really appreciated the tips on producing a good paper - useful to know so that it gets through the process.
"Constructive, helpful and professional. Thank you.
"Good potential questions/topics and Feedback on the role play - will help with the homework.
"Really helpful to have an explanation of terms using real examples.
"Good to have questions answered - even the 'dumb' ones!
"I would recommend this course to any new manager/person dealing with Agency money.
"The workshop was a very good opportunity to share information and discuss issues and ask lots of questions.
Machinery of Government
"Relaxed, it was easy and safe to say things, raise issues.
"Vital information for anyone in the public service, and especially new government employees.
"Very good - great to have a presenter who's so experienced and knowledgeable.
Managing Complaints & Feedback
"Well presented, good knowledge of topic.
"Excellent course, clear & concise. I enjoyed it. I thought I knew it all but it was really helpful to refresh the process of complaints & feedback.
"I found this course very useful. Positive approach was great.
"Thoroughly enjoyable. Have come away with some useful insights into the process and it allowed me to put the skills I bring to policy work into a framework.
"Refreshing experience to listen to someone experienced in the reality of the job. A practical course, with relevant models.
Understanding the Centre
"Removed the mystery and aloofness of Treasury, DPMC and SSC.
"Good variety of Departments represented - provided a full picture of the inter-relationships.
Public Sector Writing
"Very enjoyable, informative and well planned and delivered.
"Very good - clear, responsive to questions, good pace.
"I liked the way we talked through the 'theory' then worked through an example.
Values & Ethics
"An interesting and informative course.
"Created building blocks to apply in workplace.