How do we future proof ourselves? This is the key question as we reflect on recent challenges and look to the future. It was my pleasure to host a session at Civil Service Live 2020 online where, with a panel of …
A range of blogs illustrating the theme of the same name, one of the four supporting pillars of the vision of 'A Brilliant Civil Service'.
The strapline for this theme is: "A brilliant Civil Service will provide efficient, trusted services designed around user need to deliver improved outcomes for the country."
The three other pillars are: Effective leaders; Skilled people; A great place to work.
Bushra, who works in HMRC is sharing her story on how she has learned to work effectively with what has been a difficult journey through sight loss. Bushra’s story is an important one for us to remember. Whilst many of …
Joanne Billan introduces the new career framework for government security professionals.
DWP's Kevin Oliver recounts the story of one young person who found her confidence in the workplace with support from the Movement to Work programme.
The Aeronautical Rescue Coordination Centre Blue Watch of the Maritime and Coastguard Agency won the 2019 Resilience & Rapid Response Award for their actions in operations including the evacuation of 130 people from an oil rig.
The Department for International Trade's Cindy Kim was the recipient of the Civil Service Award in a new category for 2019, Rising Star.
The Voluntary Pricing and Access Scheme Negotiating Team in the Department of Health and Social Care and NHS England received the Commercial Award for securing a five-year deal to accelerate the uptake of new innovative medicines for NHS patients.
The Troubled Families Evaluation and Policy Team at the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government won the Innovation & Science Award for their pioneering evaluation work on the Troubled Families programme.
In our Week of Winners, we look at the Defra recipients of the 2019 Civil Service Award for Project Delivery Excellence and the work that won them this recognition.
The award-winning team behind HM Passport Office's Digital Customer Service replaced a complex, multi-section paper form with an online application designed to make application easier, quicker and more accurate.