This is an excellent, must-read article from strategy consultants’ McKinsey. Check it out!
It is time to look at public sector service post austerity. As had been predicted and analyzed on this blog over the last four years, austerity has largely fallen on cuts to the quality of public service. Little has been done to effectively consolidate a bloated public sector. Cuts have typically fallen upon front-line services.
It’s useful to take the McKinsey article as best practice and look at the record of UK Prime Minister, David Cameron.
Whoever wins the UK election, it is necessary to take a strategic approach to the public sector.