How to save £1m without impacting services

The outcome of the Comprehensive Spending Review has been seen by many as a welcome relief from the continued cuts in the FE sector over the last five years. With core funding for 16 – 19 year olds and adult skills budgets protected, colleges and sixth forms...

Doing things right, or doing the right things…

What do you think of when you hear the word ‘efficiency’?  When leadership say ‘we need to be more efficient’, do you immediately start thinking that means job cuts are coming?  If so, you wouldn’t be alone, but that shouldn’t always be the case, and there’s more to...