Central government spent over £12billion with SMEs in the last year. But how do you make the most of this opportunity? Elizabeth Vega explains how SMEs can navigate the public procurement landscape
If we’re going to tackle tech’s poor record on gender diversity, we all need to take a stand and be the change the industry needs, argues Sara Di Domenico, Senior Delivery Manager at Informed Solutions.
Despite a strong track record of delivery, SMEs are still confronted by too many prejudices and myths in accessing the public sector market, argues Elizabeth Vega
Starting his journey with the company at a time when many preferred fax over email and e-commerce was still a novelty, Seth Finegan marks our 25th anniversary by looking back on how we’ve navigated a period of momentous change.
The latest GDS (Government Digital Service) blog showcases Informed Solutions’ work with the Department for Transport (DfT) on the Digital Data Index project. It helps bring to life some of the User Research and Service Design techniques that we’ve applied to what is a recurring challenge across many large organisations: quickly discovering information relevant to the problem at hand, understanding how (and if) it should be used to support what you’re doing, understanding who the relevant experts are, and providing feedback to help improve information in the future.
In this insightful article, Informed's Global CEO, Elizabeth Vega, and Phaedra McLean, the commanding officer of 6 Military Intelligence Battalion, discuss the challenges they have faced as women at the top of professions traditionally headed by men. They also explore the opportunities offered by closer partnership and collaboration between industry and the military, both in terms of recruitment and tackling the digital skills gap.
The Holyrood Connect conference is a great opportunity to share the digital success stories that are modernising Scottish Government and how we are better serving our citizens by providing more responsive, accessible and personalised public services.
Informed Solutions’ staff are given the opportunity to undertake a six to twelve month secondment across our global offices, working alongside experienced colleagues and senior board members. In his latest blog, Sanjay reflects upon the experiences of his latest secondment in the UK…
In her latest blog, Global CEO Elizabeth Vega pays tribute to the dignified yet defiant response of the people of Manchester to the recent bombing atrocity at the MEN Arena. She reflects upon how the industriousness, business, perseverance and teamwork, so prominently symbolised by the humble worker bee, will sustain and lead the City region to a yet stronger future…
As part of the Digital Women topic platform with Digital Leaders, Informed Solutions Technical Consultant, Elizabeth Stutchbury reflects on the need to diversify career journeys in digital...