Beyond post-it notes – bringing systems thinking to service design

Design thinking is an appealing approach for problem solving, but it often underestimates the complexity of many of our systems - systems of health,…

Scrum: The challenges with maintaining a healthy Product Backlog

The fact of the matter is (similar to all frameworks) Scrum best practice is a guideline to follow, not a set of rules to abide by. There isn’t…

Announcement: Non Clinical Temporary and Fixed Term Staff

We are pleased to announce that Methods has been awarded on a place on the Non Clinical Temporary and Fixed Term Staff framework.

Ethics in action: The moral ground upon which we’ve built our tech has a fault line

Over the last few years, companies and governments, independent councils and working groups, membership organisations and academics have been in a…

My professional experience at Methods and designing a web application

I joined the team as a ServiceNow developer. The team included senior developers who had many years’ experience in ServiceNow. I was warmly welcomed…

Hot off the press: Methods appointed to G-Cloud 11!

We are delighted to have been appointed to the latest iteration of the G-Cloud framework, G-Cloud 11.

The Future of AI Part 3 – Bias Amplification & Algorithmic Determinism in AI

At Methods we use digital transformation and the latest cutting-edge technologies to have a real and positive social impact.

AI in Talent Acquisition: A squeaky clean solution or a slippery slope?

Having recently run an internal training session on unconscious bias, I took time to ponder the future implications of AI in Talent Acquisition with…

METHODS IS PROUD TO SPONSOR WEST MIDLANDS WOMEN IN TECH

3rd October 2019 at I-CENTRUM Innovation Birmingham The WEST MIDLANDS WOMEN IN TECH AWARDS: Celebrate the outstanding contribution made by women in…

Service Design in Government 2019

This year we had the pleasure to attend the Service Design in Government conference in Edinburgh. It was three full-on days of talks, debates,…