Tag Operating models

Digital age operating models, with Eddie Copeland

One of the elements of the Loosemore definition of digital that doesn’t get as much coverage as the rest is the bit about business, or operating, models. That’s probably because it’s really hard. So I loved having this chat with LOTI‘s Eddie Copeland about his 6 ideas for future operating models for local public services, which he wrote about a few years ago when he was at Nesta. I think it is fair to say that this really is just the start of this conversation, but I really hope that folk can take inspiration from what Eddie shares in terms…

Six alternatives to traditional top down public service delivery

Many councils have made it this far by cutting back on their existing model of public service delivery - in some cases right to the bone. But what do they do when all the incremental cuts that can be made have been made? One potential avenue may be to ask if there is a completely different operating model for addressing a particular need.