The public sector is bloated, slow and unresponsive. The private sector is dynamic but ruthless and motivated by greed. Or so the story goes.
Vorsprung durch Technik.. ist kaputt?
22nd September 2015
As a driver of a Volkswagen group car myself (an Audi since you ask) the news of the world’s largest car manufacturer admitting that they systematically manipulated emissions testing in the U.S. has left me in shock.
Bringing mental health into youth work: reflections from the Right Here youth mental health programme
Right Here was a five-year, £6m initiative, to change how we look after the mental health and wellbeing of young people aged 16 to 25 across the UK.
Grace under pressure
There are many virtues attributed to an effective Board; an open and communicative culture, transparent information flows, strategic vision, attention to detail, to name but a few. But one of the less obvious virtues, described by Hemmingway as ‘grace under pressure’, and one which is critical in order to thrive, is courage.
Nurses frequently delay discharge due to lack of support for older people
In a new study, almost 70% of nurses across England admit they frequently delay discharging older patients because there is no support in place for them after hospital.