Commissioning Complex Evaluations
Commissioning complex evaluations? How do you de-risk specifying and proposing complexity-appropriate methods in tender processes and get the right commissioner-contractor balance for responsive and collaborative delivery? Thoughts below from Ipsos MORI’s Policy and Evaluation Unit.
MEPs Push for Single Currency in 1999
Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) are keen to press ahead with the single currency according to MORI's annual survey of MEPs. This is in contrast to the British public who are increasingly uncertain about the single currency (MORI poll for the Times Newspaper, 17 April).
Poll Findings And How To Report Them
The BBC censor political poll findings. They say they don't, but their journalists and editors complain privately they do, and the evidence is there, from the Today programme to What the Papers Say to the news broadcasts. They've thrown the baby out with the bath water, and ignore the only systematic and objective measure of British public opinion, and replace it with vox pops, phone-in ('voodoo') polls, interviews with party spokesmen and their own spin.
M&S takes top management and governance awards
Marks & Spencer has won the MORI / PA Consulting Group's Sundridge Park Management Centre 'Quality of Management Award'. The award is given to the British company which Britain's captains of industry, city institutions and business journalists perceive as having the most impressive quality of management for future development, according to MORI survey findings.