Monday, December 1, 2014

Minister Fantino's Performance Agreement

According to the Treasury board agreement, Treasury Board Performance Agreement, the objective of these forms is to:

"The objective of this directive is to promote a commitment, shared by managers, employees and their organizations, to sustaining a culture of high performance in the public service."
So when the auditor general reports that:

"Ferguson’s report says 80 per cent of veterans face an eight-month wait to find out if they are eligible for benefits -- a period of time that’s twice as long as Veterans Affairs Canada’s four-month standard.
Then will the government rate his performance by the same standard they expect from everyone else? A civil servant would be treated as an underperformer.   Will they follow their own rules and lead by example?