Gold

The Social Value Act: Social? Valuable?

The Public Services (Social Value) Act was referred to as “a little gem” by Sir Stuart Etherington, Chief Executive of the national Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO) when it came

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Urgent

Getting the right information fast reduces risk more effectively

What’s the best way of identifying the risk level attached to taking on a new supplier?

You could ask them directly, but there’s no guarantee you’ll get anything like the

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Baby

A question of time

Last year’s Barclay Meade Tracking UK recruitment report showed that 82% of supply chain and logistics firms were recruiting at 2007 levels, and for what’s been referred to as the

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Revolving doors

The future is flexible labour

We’ve all been hoping for a recovery for far too long, even though some people even say it’s just over the horizon, while other, more optimistic souls say it’s already

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Shift or fix?

To paraphrase the Bard: “To shift … or not to shift?  That is the question.”

We could continue with “whether ’tis nobler to suffer the slings and arrows of unfixed

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