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Stephen Dale

Public sector improvements

Interesting quote heard at the KIN conference: Public sector improvements due to knowledge work are one third of those in the private sector. Attributed to ‘Friedman’ – not sure if this would be Ken or Thomas (or someone else altogether?) Need to …

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Stephen Dale

Tax, tax, tax

Interesting – or may be worrying is more appropriate – article in today’s Sunday Times about record tax levels. Mr Brown’s budget next week may ead us into the highest tax regime on record. Tax revenues will total 490 billion this year, up from …

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Stephen Dale

Another day…another paper

Well actually…it’s the same paper, but still strying to get it through the convoluted Governance process. Currently awaiting feedback from the directore of finances….can we afford to implement a strategy that will only deliver improved collabo…

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Stephen Dale

The last leg?

Not much to say today really. Have spent the day putting the finishing touches to the KM Strategy paper for my (public sector) client. Not quite sure that local government is quite ready for collaboration across the sector for identifying best pra…

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Stephen Dale

More writing

Another day spent writing a report to enable the KM Strategy project to proceed. When I look back over the past 8 months, I think I’ve spent about 80% of that time writing reports and proposals. There has been some limited movement forward on the …

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Stephen Dale

One step forward, two steps back?

Feeling somewhat frustrated. Having spent the best part of around 4 days pulling together a compelling case for a new KM strategy for the client, with full budgetary breakdown for the duration of the 3-year programme, I was (a) not invited to the …

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Stephen Dale

New KM Strategy for public sector – Outline

The following is a briefing for a new approach to ‘KM’ in that I’m attempting to get Local Government to buy into. These concepts are not new to the provate sector, but seem to be fairly radical ideas for the public sector. Will report later on wh…

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Stephen Dale

My first blog.

My first blog. Thought I’d give a try – get ‘wired up’ as it were. Looking forward to some interesting debates and converstaions. Currently working as a consultant in the public sectoe (local gov) – yes one of the thousands – so will have much to …

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Stephen Dale

Knowledge Management in the Public Sector

I was asked recently to provide some input to questions posed by a journalist regarding the state of knowledge management in the public sector. I have slanted my answers from a local government perspective, since this is where the thrust of my con…