Category Archives: Risk

How digital can boost the economy

Having systematically created a substantial digital footprint I have been brought up short this week whilst buying a house. For those of you who haven’t bought a house in a while little has changed since, well, ever. It is still … Continue reading

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Is the fax machine killing innovation in the health service?

When a piece of technology works does an organisation relax and design systems around it, rather than customers? In the medical profession Doctors still write letters to each other as a means of referring patients, getting blood results around, etc. … Continue reading

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Can changing our tolerance of failure enable lower cost better service?

I use GiffGaff as my mobile phone company¬† (don’t worry this isn’t an advert), partly because they are a little cheaper and more flexible than others but mainly because I like the business model. The model is unusual because they … Continue reading

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