Crucially, value for money isn’t about efficiency
January 15, 2019
Which councils are spending their money most effectively and getting the best outcomes for citizens?
November 22, 2018
The recent LGC article (‘Divisions over resilience index but officers open to new approach’) raises some interesting questions about how…
August 10, 2018
IMPOWER shared the latest updates from the IMPOWER INDEX with Finance Directors at the recent CIPFA annual conference.
July 23, 2018
This article was originally published in The MJ on 24 May 2018. Much of the analysis of the May local…
May 25, 2018
I am pleased that the debate on funding for children’s services is getting more traction at a national level,…
April 25, 2018
It was going to happen sooner or later, and in reality, given the scale of the challenge that local government…
February 13, 2018
Traditional tools don’t work very well when applied to complex public sector systems – so we decided to build our own, using publicly available data and applying more than 17 years of consultancy experience.
December 6, 2017
I was waiting in my local housing office this morning and the man in front of me in the queue…
March 23, 2016