Opinion from Lord Digby Jones

We must avoid the growing UK Public and Private Sector Apartheid

Published Monday 15 June, 2009

Speaking at the sixth annual Harvey Nash-sponsored Business Breakfast Lord Digby Jones called for moral courage in the UK public sector to remedy years of inefficiency in public service delivery, and to uphold the UK’s standing as a global economic leader and vital trading partner.

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The Currency of Power in the 21st Century

Published Thursday 14 May, 2009

At a time when whole communities have rarely felt less secure and when the economies of democratic capitalism have been shaken to their very core the leaders in our society, be they from politics, business or any of the other vested interests in our communities, must ensure that people (and especially the young) stay on the page of training and skills.

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Public versus Private Sector Debate

Published Thursday 14 May, 2009

In a speech to an audience from all walks of public sector life in Cardiff recently, Lord Digby Jones warned of a growing apartheid between the private and public sectors in the UK.

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