Change is in the air…again. I’ve just come back from a week half term (a post Brexit/school half term/poor exchange rate/limited hols to Northumberland since you ask) to find that Mr Stevens has announced a radical re-shift in the way that health and social care will be delivered.
Perfect Ward sponsors GGI’s Festival of Governance….. Guaranteed mud-free
When you say the word “festival”, it conjures up images of crowds, tents, music and mud, so it was with some interest that we first heard about GGI’s Festival of Governance.
How can frugal innovation positively impact on the NHS?
The National Health Service (NHS) is facing unprecedented financial constraints. To deliver the staggering £22 billion of productivity improvements that it is expected to realise by 2020/21, the future challenges facing the NHS are undoubtedly both substantial and growing.
Looking for a great example of Frugal Innovation … How about Leicester City?
Every now and then, the internet churns out a new buzzword that takes the business world by storm. Recent ones include Emotional Intelligence, Millennials, Internet of Things.
What is frugal innovation?
The Indian concept of Jugaad, translated roughly as making do with what you have got or an improvised solution, emerged in an environment in which resources were scarce and people were forced to innovate, invent and imagine in order to survive. Long practiced in developing nations, it is today, recognised as an effective management technique the world over. Frugal innovation …