Kiah Insight Blog

Three simple ways to reduce legal costs

Legal costs in the public sector are skyrocketing, according to figures released by the Attorney-General’s Department. Fifteen percent growth over two years, eight percent last year. $792m spent across federal government alone. We need lawyers – but surely not this much? Nearly 20 years ago, the CEO and founder of a company at which IRead More…

Kiah sponsors Andrew Hoy, seven time Olympian

Kiah Consulting is proud to sponsor Andrew Hoy, top level equestrian and seven time Olympic competitor. Andrew rides our horse Algebra, a four star event horse who has come all the way from the racetrack to the upper echelons of three day eventing. Andrew has sent us this pic of his new saddlecloths, featuring theRead More…

Kiah appointed to the Department of Infrastructure and Regional Development’s ICT Panel

Kiah are delighted to have been named to the Department of Infrastructure and Regional Development’s ICT panel. Our Managing Director John Glenn has a broad background in ICT, having run business units for a multinational IT organisation across APJ, acted as GM in an IT start-up, established a nation-building communications infrastructure in a developing country,Read More…

New year, new challenges

We are starting 2017 on a high note here at Kiah, with some last minute new clients coming aboard in December. There’s an interesting mix; public sector and private industry; areas we know intimately and areas where a particular skill set has led us into the application of those skills in a new realm. ItRead More…

If there is one thing I know … RPDE was a good idea

  It still is! The Rapid Prototyping, Development and Evaluation Program (RPDE) is a unique environment that allows participants to collaborate in addressing issues of urgency and importance to Defence warfighting. Originally focussed on the major Defence integrators as participants, it now includes over 200 participants from Defence, industry and academia. There is a rumourRead More…

Vale John Glenn – more than an American Hero

It was with sadness that I learned of the passing of this man.  I never met him, but he was a silent and unknowing mentor since a very early age. Clearly, we share a name.  He orbited the earth. Perth turned on the lights and winked at him in space. I was six. My motherRead More…

Beyond the Table Seminar: Canberra 8 December

We are looking forward to our last Beyond the Table of 2016 on Thursday afternoon – and this is going to be a good one. In our Beyond the Table sessions we take a small group and work through a case study (anonymised!) from the Kiah archives, considering the lessons learned and how these can be appliedRead More…

If there is one thing I know … If you don’t invest in your people, they can’t invest in you

I am delighted to announce the relaunch of the Kiah Insight Programs, starting in February 2017. We have run these successfully for several years but they have been in abeyance for 12 months as we have had the enviable problem of being fully committed to our clients. We simply could not find sufficient headspace toRead More…

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