Good managers need to start with the fundamentals, says Patsy Wilkinson, Second Permanent Secretary at the Home Office.
Civil Service Leaders
Jeremy Heywood reports on the work that helped to make the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting 2018 a success and how the UK is carrying forward the announcements made at the summit.
Jonathan Jones announces the next step in the Civil Service delivering on its commitment to being a leading employer in its approach to mental health.
Chief Executive of the Civil Service John Manzoni writes about the publication of updated Single Departmental Plans, setting out each department's objectives during this Parliament and how they will achieve them.
Scottish Government Permanent Secretary Leslie Evans looks at the impact of a pioneering approach to reducing violent crime.
Clare Moriarty, Civil Service Diversity Champion for Faith & Belief, says the interest generated by her first blog in the role confirmed that there is a real appetite for more discussion about these issues.
Shan Morgan, Welsh Government Permanent Secretary, writes about the value of mentoring and placements, and her experience work-shadowing a private sector CEO.
Civil Service Health and Wellbeing Champion Jonathan Jones describes government-wide activities marking Mental Health Awareness Week.
Nominations for the Civil Service Awards 2018 are now open. Head of the Civil Service Jeremy Heywood explains why it's important that we acknowledge the brilliant work of civil servants across the full range of their activities.
As part of Mental Health Awareness Week, Philip Rutnam introduces Joanne's story of coping with mental ill health.