South West councils' merger the shape of things to come

Combined authorities will increasingly become "the most sustainable solution to budget cuts" - after two more authorities agreed to merge.... Read more

Posted by leanne | 12 September 2016

Category: Consultancy, merger, Organisational Design

Experience of the past alone won’t be enough for a council of the future

A RADICAL approach to staff recruitment could pave the way for authorities as the drive for better outcomes with less money becomes even more pressing.... Read more

Posted by leanne | 10 June 2015

Category: Consultancy, Organisational Design, PR

iESE: Supporting Northern Ireland Reform

Next week, Northern Ireland will implement the biggest reform of it’s public services for 50 years, as 11 newly-established councils take on a range of increased powers. Matt... Read more

Posted by leanne | 22 April 2015

Category: Consultancy, Northern Ireland, Organisational Design

Supporting Service Mergers Across Two Devon Councils

As part of a major merger of services in Devon, two district councils are breaking new ground – by recruiting their staff based on the behaviours that meet their vision ... Read more

Posted by leanne | 15 December 2014

Category: Consultancy, merger, Organisational Design, PR, shared services