Tips and rumours

Sep 10, 2012

Qld public servant woes … Nats unrest … News Australia? …

From the Crikey grapevine, the latest tips and rumours … Depression among Queensland public servants. We know things are pretty bad in public

From the Crikey grapevine, the latest tips and rumours …

Depression among Queensland public servants. We know things are pretty bad in public servant ranks in Queensland amid Campbell Newman’s job-cutting drive, but can it really be true that some staff remaining have been told to keep watch on colleagues in line for the chop and remove sharp objects from desks and block access to outside areas in high-rise buildings? That’s according to one George Street spy insisting they have it first-hand from one bureaucrat. Keep your chins up, folks (and get on to beyondblue or Lifeline — 131 114 — if you’re feeling down).

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  1. JosieK

    Re the Projects Darwin . . . does it put nobody else in mind of the “Darwin Awards”, which celebrate spectacular stupidity? Not that I am assigning this outcome to either of these enterprises – just saying that I have avoided using the name for projects for this reason; makes it too easy to take the piss . . .

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