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Bruce Cotterill: Working from home isn’t working

As the news feed starts suggesting the Government is finally ready to eliminate our outdated Covid...

Bruce Cotterill: Three Waters doesn’t pass the sniff test

I’ve just had a week overseas. It’s the first time in over two and a half years that...

Bruce Cotterill: Government has spent up large – but could have delivered more

Back in the early 2000’s, I had the good fortune to meet the legendary Australian...

Bruce Cotterill: Who’ll do the work if the workers aren’t ready?

I’m starting to worry about the work. I’m not bothered about what to do or even how...

Bruce Cotterill: 10 vital ingredients of a better nation

On the back of one of my recent articles, I found myself in a well-intentioned argument about the...

Bruce Cotterill: When trust is lost, corruption gets a look-in

One of the more interesting events of the past week was the announcement of our decline in the...

Bruce Cotterill: Auckland’s council is out of its depth and out of money

If I am reading the room correctly, many of us are becoming sick of the Covid-19 excuse box. You...

Bruce Cotterill: Brace yourself – this landing could get bumpy

There’s an old saying that economists have predicted 15 of the last three recessions. To be...

Bruce Cotterill: Making the case for education

We’ve been talking about it for a long time. It’s casually referred to as dumbing...

Bruce Cotterill: Looking for the Super in the City

Somebody once said that big organisations are dumb. The comment wasn’t meant to be mean or...