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Blogs by Administrator CPS

  • R&D - It's Not Rocket Science, but It Could Be

    R&D - It's Not Rocket Science, but It Could Be

    | Media & Technology
    A guest post from our intern - David Gibson Last Thursday, I attended a lecture by Prof Brian Cox at the Royal Geographic Society. The event was the Douglas Adams Memorial Lecture in aid of Save the Rhino International. Besides conserving endangered pachyderms and trying to explain ...
  • Tackling the cycle of dependency – is IDS’ welfare reform tough enough?

    Tackling the cycle of dependency – is IDS’ welfare reform tough enough?

    | Social Policy
    Much of the debate over Iain Duncan Smith’s Universal Credit has centred on whether or not there are jobs for the millions of unemployed and whether they have the skills to meet employers’ needs. Iain Duncan Smith insists that many of them could find unskilled jobs and ...
  • Hard vs Soft Subjects: A Critical Choice

    Hard vs Soft Subjects: A Critical Choice

    | Public Services
    David Vaiani is the Founder & Director of Aspire Whenever I visit state schools to talk to the pupils about applying to Oxbridge, the most frequently asked questions tend to focus on which subjects are required in order to gain access to the country’s leading universities. Invariably, as ...
  • Banking on a new vision

    Banking on a new vision

    | Economy
    Our financial services industry – anchored by banking, but encompassing insurance, shipping, private equity, hedge funds and related professional services such as law and accountancy – is vital to the UK’s economy. According to City lobby group TheCityUK, around 1 million people work in financial services ...