Five ingredients for successful teamwork

I run Methods’ digital transformation arm and, as a consultancy, we distinguish ourselves through our approach to the work we do...

Two years, going on four…reflections of a management consultant

In 2014, after almost nine years working in a variety of roles in local government, I moved into consulting and joined Methods, a significant career…

What do the different AI terms actually mean?

With so much talk about Artificial Intelligence (AI) at the moment - from the UK’s announcement of nearly £1 billion for AI sector development to the…

One man and a baby – taking an agile approach to fatherhood

Joining the estimated 2% of UK fathers that take advantage of shared parental leave was a fantastic experience that I feel has really enriched both…

Everyone can get started with AI

We believe that AI is for everyone, & the more people who get involved in AI the better. Read this blog for tips to get you started on your AI…

Reflections on a digital leader’s keynote

Kevin Cunnington in his keynote set the tone for today’s Digital Leaders Conference. He’s rightly proud of GDS’s achievements...

Build lasting change with your users, to ensure you both cross the finish line at the same time

Transformation. Change. Innovation. - The world is an exciting place at the moment. Overlooking any anxieties around complex political situations at…

Why is it important to be a digital Leader?

As we power up for ND2018, I hope we’ll move in some of our conversations beyond the tech itself and think about what we’re actually transforming…

More positive publicity for the Race Disparity Unit, Ethnicity Facts and Figures Website

I am delighted with the publicity the Race Disparity Unit – finalists in the Digital Leaders team of the year – has recently received.

Mentoring, coaching and upskilling

A “One-team approach”, co-locating on-site with members of the client team is the most effective way of demonstrating how agile projects should be…

The Wonderful AWS World

In May at the Excel arena, AWS hosted their Global summit. We round up the event & evaluate the four customer stories which stood out from the…

Councils back launch of open source library for digital services

Today marks the launch of a community driven repository of shared material where local authorities & partners can collaborate by uploading ...