Practice

CIPD: Civil servants perform better when managers focus on strengths not weaknesses

21 November 2017

New research carried out with Civil Service Employment Policy builds on case against “guided distribution” but shows performance can also be boosted by new...

Latest civil service & public affairs moves — November 20

20 November 2017

New appointments in the civil service, UK politics, and public affairs, via our colleagues at Dods People

Interview: Whitehall tech pioneer Tony Singleton on two decades at the forefront of digital government

15 November 2017

After calling time on a long civil-service career earlier this year, the former Directgov and GDS leader discusses how digital government has evolved during the 20 years he spent as one of its...

Government warns Whitehall departments that IT disaggregation projects could take four years

13 November 2017

Document from Government Commercial Function offers advice on how to best to decouple from monolithic contracts