Private Sector Insight

Smart working and modern workplaces: a Microsoft webinar

2 November 2016

A recent Microsoft webinar examined how civil servants can realise the full benefits of mobile, flexible and modern workplaces with the Government Hubs programme

Reimagine reducing reoffending

26 September 2016

KPMG's Chloe Burton offers her thoughts on how the introduction of a Prisoner Performance Manager could help reduce reoffending by incentivising good behaviour through support provisions that...

Big infrastructure demands true teamwork

12 September 2016

It’s the biggest project on the government’s infrastructure shopping list, but KPMG's Sue Kershaw reckons HS2 will rely on people management as much as pile-drivers.

Reimagine an age of more personalised services for citizens

1 September 2016

Digital technology offers the public sector unprecedented opportunities to shape services for citizens, writes KPMG’s Adrian Clamp

Digital Traveller: how data technologies could reimagine UK transport

11 August 2016

KPMG mapped out a business journey from Essex to Scotland, and considered how things work now and how they might develop over the next five years.

Are we entering a “cognitive” era?

2 August 2016

IBM’s Vice President, Public Sector, Sharon Bagshaw sits down with Civil Service World to discuss cognitive technology and the future of government digital transformation

Reimagine staff management

26 July 2016

The world is changing – and so must the civil service. Ian Lithgow and Mike Falvey map out a way to give public servants more flexible and varied careers, whilst stimulating local economies and...

How can digital technology transform government?

11 July 2016

While some civil servants are tech savvy, others lack the skills to embrace 21st-century ways of working. How can this be addressed? Mark Smulian reports on a recent CSW round table discussing...

Reimagine aid allocation

15 June 2016

How DFID can educate and empower the British public to back its work and investment across global nations.

Reimagine construction

3 June 2016

The government is determined to cut public sector costs, to rebalance the economy, and to drive up exports....