The integration of data into our personal decision-making has been so universal, that we no longer see it for what it is. Why are we not using data to help drive our business decisions?

Do you check your balance before making a financial purchase?  I’m not necessarily talking about a coffee or lunch but let’s say before spending on…


Mark Thompson

Real digital modernisation – a once-in-a-generation opportunity for the new UK government

"A new UK government with a decisive majority offers a unique opportunity to finally introduce public services for the digital age – if the…


Council 4.0

Can councils truly transform the way they work, utilising leading edge technologies to become the "council of the future" - Council 4.0?

Methods is excited to host a meet up for Local Gov Digital Innovators and disruptors on Thursday 13th February in partnership with the Public Sector…


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Sense and sustainability – how to ‘green’ our digital work

Acknowledging feelings Frequently nowadays I am overcome with worry for my children. This is a natural state of mind for most parents, however, for…


Police Uniform

Disruptive technology and it's impact on redesign within policing in the UK

There are 43 police forces in the UK doing a fantastic job but under huge pressure on the frontline. When we look at the back end, they have…


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Returning to Work - How organisations should not lose great talent through lack of support and flexibility

  I’ve been wondering how to write this as I’ve never experienced returning to work after a break. So my thought is this – you can write it.…


Wanted: Someone brave enough to fill the biggest job in government tech

After being left vacant for two years, one of the biggest jobs in government tech could soon be filled. But candidates face a long list of…


12 months with Methods

View vacanciesJerry Stevens joined Methods as a consultant in January 2017.  From introducing a project, program and portfolio framework for a…


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Web Summit - Applying Artificial Intelligence

According to the Guardian, Web Summit is “Glastonbury for geeks”. This year Web Summit - an annual technology conference in Lisbon, Portugal -…


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Public Services in Wales: GovCamp Cymru Unconference Roundup!

On October 14th, a group of people who are passionate about public services gave up their Saturday to gather and discuss ways to improve public…