7th February 2012
Local Government Blog - Sharing the load – are shared services the answer?
Taking into consideration that there are no additional budgets available, yet demand for public services continues to rise, one way to redress this is for organisations to work together to deliver services – sharing the workloads, the cost of delivery and best practice.
It’s not a new concept, but could provide a logical solution to the current challenges facing the sector. Despite this, it may surprise you that little progress has been achieved over the last decade – however, it seems that the wheels of change are now in motion.