Ideas in Action

We love public value. We want to share our thinking, our experiences, and the latest ideas on public value, nationally and internationally. Be part of the conversation.

August 21, 2015 | Posted by: Nick Field

Our favourite unintended policy consequences

Did you hear about the recent wave of email love letters to trees? Trees with...

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August 7, 2015 | Posted by: Laura Mahoney

5 steps to demystifying stakeholder engagement

All public value organisations know they should be engaging with their stakeholders. But for many,...

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Stakeholder engagement
July 31, 2015 | Posted by: Scott Ko

Live long and prosper! The importance of growth and prosperity

Cube’s Public Value Compass describes key individual and community dimensions of public value outcomes. This blog...

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July 24, 2015 | Posted by: Samantha Muir

Top 5 benefits of Corporate Social Responsibility

In the business world, the financial bottom-line and shareholder return on investment have long been...

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Corporate social responsibility
July 9, 2015 | Posted by: Liza Gelt

Measuring public value – not for the faint-hearted

Public value organisations are the domain of the courageous.  Generally speaking, they deliver services the...

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Public Value
July 3, 2015 | Posted by: Vicky Kyris

Keeping innovation and change alive during budget cuts

Is doing more with less the only way? It’s that time of year again, the...

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Budget cuts
June 23, 2015 | Posted by: Tristan Russell

Conversation and debate underway at Public Sector Week

This week Melbourne and a number of Victorian regional locations will host more than 130...

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Public Sector Week
June 19, 2015 | Posted by: Nick Field

The lone Sloan ranger – Murray Smith

The lone Sloan ranger It’s a long way from the Victorian Police Academy to Massachusetts...

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June 12, 2015 | Posted by: Deb (Symons) Martindale

Now hear this. Or not. Do warnings during emergencies work?

Once upon a time when disaster struck, our emergency services responded. Over time, our expectations...

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National Review of Warnings and Information - Final Report
June 5, 2015 | Posted by: Laura Mahoney

Why equality and fairness matters

The Public Value Compass is Cube’s way of modeling the key individual and community outcomes...

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Equality and fairness

Cube is an ethical business

Cube is proud to be Australia's 165th Certified B Corporation and to be using our business as a force for good.

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