It can't be denied, the work ethics and processes of startups are certainly shaking up the world of business. Innovation teams within huge corporate companies (who have confessed to us they feel they have the agility of an iceberg compared to their spritely cousins), are now rejoicing that both parties are seeing the benefits of learning from one another.
We were super chuffed to be hosting the pioneering Government Digital Service's first learning day at our Manchester site. The GDS is a fine example of how the government is acknowledging the advantages of learning from the tech-startup sector.
The learning day gave civil servants the opportunity to learn basic coding and development before creating an app. The course was aimed at highlighting what can be achieved in a very short space of time.
Read more about the day here
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