Mark Thompson

Re-configuring Public Services in a post-Covid world. Mark Thompson reflects on keynoting 'LocalGovCamp Lockdown' - a virtual event for public sector

LocalGovCamp – an ‘unconference’ for the local service community with an emphasis on digital enablement - has been going for over a decade, and…


Birmingham City Centre

Post-COVID with Birmingham City Council

Our Strategy Director, Professor Mark Thompson, was invited to keynote the senior leadership post-COVID management session for the Leader,…


Lisa Talia Moretti BIMA 100

The incredibly talented Lisa Talia Moretti has become one of this year’s BIMA 100

  The BIMA 100 recognises the industry’s most influential, pioneering and changemaking people. Lisa lives and breathes digital sociology. She…


Video Conference Call

Back to Normal? No thank you : how Covid-19 will change the recruitment industry for the better

    We are now five weeks into the ‘new normal’ of working from home. How has the recruitment industry fared during this period?…


Taking a leap of faith to cross a river

Community and public services post-COVID : Reflections on TechUK Panel

On the 17th April, I participated in a TechUK panel of people considering the impact COVID-19 is having on local public services, together with the…


Maintain Momentum

‘Methods Maintaining Momentum’ - how we are rallying our spirits whilst we adjust to this new 'norm'

As the pandemic evolves, we all are being thrown new challenges. At Methods we are focusing on our people and our clients. We have homed in on the…


Mark Thompson

"One of the new pieces of emerging WFH-i-quette I’ve noticed is the business of background!" Mark Thompson reflects on the impact of remote working

"I’ve actually found the transition to home working remarkably smooth.  Sure, we all need to operate a plethora of online platforms: Skype for…


Healthcare

‘Social distancing – let’s keep it personal’ Richard Oakley recommends tools and behaviours to maintain a healthy workforce and healthy projects

We are very fortunate as a company to be able to send all of our colleagues home to work, modern technology means that the Tech Consultancy &…


Remote Working

Building Team Resilience: 6 top tips for remote working

With the long term impact of Covid-19 remaining unclear, organisations are rightly considering the potential impact on both their productivity and…


Public Sector Innovation Conference

Chair's Blog | The Public Sector Innovation Conference - Reflections on the Day

Chair's Blog - reflecting on the huge opportunities, but also unique challenges, for digital innovation in our public services   Introduction…