Features and opinions from the previous issue


The Winter 2015 issue of Public Service Magazine included:

  • what's next for public services following the referendum 'No' vote, both in Scotland and in the rest of the UK;
  • an interview with Director General, Civil Service Olly Robbins, including his views on the current state of civil service morale and how effective the Reform Plan really is;
  • FDA Assistant General Secretary Naomi Cooke outlines what can be done in the absence of a proper civil service pay award;
  • details of the newest civil service pension scheme, Alpha;
  • news from Managers in Partnership's annual conference;
  • opinions from Professor of Organisational Behaviour and Psychology at Coventry University, Rosalind Searle; former Chair of Acas, Ed Sweeney; and MiP Chief Executive Jon Restell; and
  • the Work section, including My Working Week, Revolving Door, My Alternative Career, Going Public and Masterclass.