Posts Tagged ‘consultants’

An expensive shit sandwich

Written By: - Date published: 1:02 pm, October 3rd, 2013 - 11 comments

There’s a way of giving people bad news called in PR circles a shit sandwich – basically you give people something happy and fluffy, then the bad news, then something happy and fluffy so you can brush on past it.

ImperatorFish: He Who Consults Wins

Written By: - Date published: 2:18 pm, September 13th, 2012 - 12 comments

Redundancies, consultants, professional development

Written By: - Date published: 9:46 am, September 12th, 2012 - 12 comments

National would like us to believe that it is the party of sound business management. How sound is it to spend $114 million on redundancies, while simultaneously running up a $910 million bill on external consultants?

Consultancy blowout

Written By: - Date published: 10:16 am, April 12th, 2012 - 34 comments

In opposition the Nats were critical of Labour’s spending on consultants. Thanks to Keith Ng we now have some figures on sending under the Nat government. Guess what…

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