Organisational psychotherapist Joan Kingsley says senior staff in the public sector need to appreciate how fear may be ruling their organisations, affecting their teams and holding back new ideas and creativity.
Ahead of the Government's spending review and Autumn Statement on Wednesday 25 November, Paul Bradbury, group business development director at Civica, explores the implications of the Chancellor's fiscal plans for local authorities across the UK.
The recession saw financial high-fliers leave the commercial realm for the public and third sectors on an unprecedented scale, often giving each their first real experience of the other. Claire Brennan of Change Recruitment Group examines the lasting impact of this shift - and how organisations can hold on to key employees as the economy improves.
New technology from voltage optimisation market leader Powerstar offers a groundbreaking way of maximising electricity savings. Managing director Dr Alex Mardapittas explains how hard-pressed local authorities can benefit and keep bills at a minimum.