Private Sector Insight

Using data to cut surgery waiting times

23 April 2019

PA Consulting worked with Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust to develop a new scheduling tool which helps carry out hundreds more operations per year

Contract management risk: A continuous balancing act between buyer and supplier

23 April 2019

Proxima invited John Collington, the former Government Chief Procurement Officer, to speak about the management of supplier risk 

The robots want your job - staying ahead in the age of automation

16 April 2019

Up to 800 million jobs will be lost by 2030 and replaced by robotic automation. Proxima explains how to ensure that your procurement and business skills will keep your job safe during the rise of...

Nine steps to improving patient flow in UK hospitals

16 April 2019

At the start of 2019, A&E waiting times in England hit their worst level for 15 years. PA Consulting have identified nine dimensions critical to improving patient flow 

Don’t let security cloud your views on digital transformation

16 April 2019

89 per cent of organisations say digital transformation is key to delivering their business strategy, and see a need to move to the cloud to achieve this. BT explains how to dispel myths about...

Digital transformation can deliver a golden future for the UK

15 April 2019

The introduction of a 5G network heralds the start of a new industrial revolution. Huawei's Victor Zhang details what 5G means for global GDP and how this ‘system of systems’ will help...

The three key trends organisations should prepare for in 2019

9 April 2019

Vodafone asked over 1,700 businesses across the globe about the importance of future trends and how organisations should prepare for the opportunities and challenges they will bring in 2019...

Can Procurement beat ‘The Brexit Effect'?

8 April 2019

Proxima details how, under Brexit, the Government's commercial function is experiencing similar challenges to the rest of the Civil Service and Whitehall 

Is the public sector network ready for the digital age?

8 April 2019

Civil Service World hosted a webinar briefing in partnership with BT and Cisco to learn more about how smarter networks like software-defined networking in a wide area...

Creating transformational commercial change in the public sector

4 April 2019

In the age of austerity, Proxima believes that departments’ procurement and commercial teams need to move their focus from the tendering process itself, and concentrate their efforts on supplier...

WATCH: Encourage an open ethos to secure your organisation

2 April 2019

BT's CISO public sector, Hugh Tatton-Brown, joins Tech Talk’s recent podcast to discuss the current state of the security landscape and looks at what steps members of the C-suite should be taking...

WATCH: How data can drive positive change

2 April 2019

Vodafone hosted a webinar on how local authorities can benefit from Mobile Network Data, and create a strategy for the ultimate Smart City

How financial services can stay cyber-resilient

2 April 2019

Cyber resilience is essential for a trusted payments system. PA Consulting explains how to achieve this