News Archive

The Catalyst - Summer 2018
Jul 21, 2018
The Avoidance of Unintended Consequences; NPS 2018 – The launch of a living strategy; Publication reviews and new SPS guidance papers.
The Catalyst - Spring 2018
May 02, 2018
“Putting all the commentary and axe grinding to one side, what are the lessons that we should be learning from yet another spectacular failure?” Read Ken’s views on how to be better prepared for the next Carillion-like contract failure.
The Catalyst - Winter 2018
Jan 25, 2018
Make yourself invaluable by your actions - Keeping a low profile is not an option. An interview with Dr Martin Reeves. Read this and more.
The Catalyst - Autumn 2017
Oct 11, 2017
Waste Guru, Dr David Greenfield provides an insight into all things waste and rubbish. Plus : Is local government really geared for revenue generation? A defence of framework contracts How Amazon is helping transform public procurement Crafty disruption in the world of beer
The Catalyst - Summer 2017
Jul 04, 2017
Martin Whiteley, recently appointed CEO for Cambridge and Peterborough gives his views on Combined Authorities. There’s an update on the use of diagnostics by the LGA, a view on whether Framework Contracts should be abolished, along with the organisations that promote them and an insight into Sedito who are re-designing the classic recruitment model.