Just a few links, to a few things, that you might find interesting. Or at least I found them interesting enough for them to still be open in my tabs this morning before my weekly clean up before my Macbook melts down (the fan currently sounds like a toy drone!)
Head of Innovation
I was reading this interview with John Pullinger this afternoon. John is the National Statistician and as such the boss of my bosses, bosses, boss. I thought it did a good job at getting across how seriously the organisation is taking our ‘digital transformation’ but also how much there is to do and the scale…
Innovate or sigh: are ‘labs’ helpful?
The ONS was in the news again recently and while the website got away unscathed for a change it didn’t make for comfortable reading. The criticism from Andrew Tyrie, the chairman of the Treasury select committee, follows on from the initial findings of the Bean Review into Economic Statistics which while even handed was itself…