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What’s stopping the Northern Powerhouse from shaping its own future?

It’s often said that England is a country of two halves – especially when it comes to infrastructure. London and the...


Innovation relies on trust to be successful

In a world full of fake news and global leaders playing games with our lives, trust seems a scare commodity. Yet this is a time...

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Single purpose stations are a missed opportunity – especially for the local community

Travelling around the UK, I’m amazed at how our suburban and rural railway stations seem to be places for lost souls....


​Do you understand what your suppliers actually do?

Every organisation I meet knows that to survive, let alone prosper in this fast-moving world, they need to change the way...


Taking a collaborative approach to procurement leads to better outcomes

The traditional view of the Procurement function is that it’s sole objective is to drive down costs and pass risk on...

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Cars are going electric yet rail keeps chugging away with diesel

I passionately believe we can still be a leading world player in the future of railways, but we need to get...