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Business Confidence Indicators

We have murmurings from The Governor of the Bank of England about interest rates going up and there are lots of indicators suggesting the UK economy is doing well. The fall in unemployment is one of the factors the bank of England have their eyes on but other indicators are looking good too. The ICAEW’s … Continue reading

Outcome based commissioning

At yesterday’s roundtable, Jeff Boateng made a presentation on how they were trying to implement outcome based commissioning for Coastal West Sussex Clinical Commissioning Group. As head of performance he has been helping the group wrestle with the need to commission much more joined up services for muscular and skeletal care. The discussion ranged from … Continue reading

Feedforward Anticipatory Control

 Today was graduation day at Cranfield University and Mark Baker (or as we should now cal him Dr Mark Baker) won the best doctoral thesis award for his work on the use of feedforaward control in the development and management of New Product Portfolio’s in the sport fashion business. Mark’s work took inspiration from the management control … Continue reading