Managing Consultants: A Practical Guide for Busy Public Sector Managers
Paperback | 2nd Edition | Jul 2016 | ANU Press | 9781760460464 | 116pp | 234x152mm | POD | RFB | AUD$35.00, NZD$42.99
Paperback | Nov 2006 | ANU Press | 9781920942809 | 98pp | 250x174mm | POD | RFB | AUD$38.00, NZD$47.99
considerable investment in skills development, managers in public sector
organisations still exhibit significant deficiencies in contract and
relationship management skills and knowledge. This monograph is a practical,
user-friendly guide to the benefits, perils and pitfalls of managing outside
Writing from years of experience in managing consultants in government, Dr Dobes guides on best practice, as well as including advice on what not to do, and how to rectify shortcomings in the process of using consultants effectively.