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Skills for Success: Strategic Decision Making

Learn how to make strategic decisions in your government work.

Learn how to make strategic decisions in your government work.


Is this event for you?

Do you want to develop the skills to make well-informed, strategic business decisions?

Do you want to explore the crucial aspects of strategic decision-making to navigate the complexities of working for government?

When working for government, the ability to make informed decisions is essential to success. Strategic decision making is the cornerstone of effective leadership and successful organisational growth.

If you want to learn how to make strategic decisions in just 1hr, this webinar is for you. 

Our Skills for Success series helps you develop the foundational skills you need to succeed in your public sector career.

This series gives you the tools to thrive in our changing working environment. Designed in collaboration with your public sector leaders, our six-part series covers topics that help you do your job more successfully and the knowledge to support you to manage better in your responsibilities.

IPAA’s Skills for Success webinar series is delivered for free as part of our Cluster partnership arrangements.

What will you gain?

In this webinar, we will identify the core elements of strategic decision-making and provide you with some key techniques for making rational decisions.

By the end of the session, you will have the fundamentals to make more informed decisions in your daily operations, driving your organisation toward success. 

Don't miss out on this opportunity to develop your skills and enhance your career. 

At this interactive session, you’ll be able to ask questions, so come ready with a curious mind and eagerness to learn.

Facilitated by:
Paul Gordon
CEO and Technical Director
Catalyze APAC

Paul is the Technical Director and CEO of Catalyze APAC a management consulting firm that transforms the way people make decisions—in organisations and individually. As a highly accomplished business leader, Paul is committed to transforming the way the world makes strategic decisions, moving to collaborative, value-focused decision-making with clear, open communication. Paul and his team frequently work with top teams in a wide range of sectors—particularly with the Defence and Security sectors in Australia, NZ and the UK—to facilitate major decisions, key decision points for major programs and strategic planning initiatives. Paul’s roles have included facilitation, design and implementation of strategy, decision-making and decision-support processes, senior client and stakeholder engagement and program management. Paul’s early career included successful facilitation and support for technology transfer, bringing together diverse consortia of research organisations and commercial companies to drive innovation and new thinking. Paul also is the author of the Amazon Best Selling book Hard Decisions Made Easy.

How to register

If you are a NSW public sector employee, click here to become an Affiliate member free of charge.


Event Details 


 10:00AM – 11:00AM (AEST/AEDT)


 Wednesday 21 February 2024


 Virtual event via Microsoft Teams


 Affiliate / Pro Members: Free
 Non-members: $99

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21/02/2024 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
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