The HR Doctor and family will travel to India in late 2019. As a fan of both history and public administration, I thought I would repeat a lesson in the control of bureaucracy shared with me by a wonderful colleague and presented over a decade ago to readers of the HR Doctor articles.
How ever you feel about various investigations, hearings and media commentary about the conduct and decision-making of the current U.S. president, there is an important common theme, valuable for every public administrator and many others.
Spring is the season of hope, of joy, and of great expectations. It is the time of celebration that difficulties have been overcome and of looking ahead. This sense is reflected in our folklore and mythology as well as in our farming practices. Even our religions share a sense of hope and glory ahead.