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Policy Lab mission is to radically improve policy making through design, innovation and people-centred approaches.

On loan to Lab

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I'm now over half-way through my time in Policy Lab, on loan from the Treasury to learn, employ and ultimately bring back new and innovative policy approaches. During my time at the Treasury I've learned a lot, about how policy …

Graphic design and policy making

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For the last three years I have spent my time cycling in between Policy Lab in Westminster, the Government Digital Service in Holborn and London College of Communication in Elephant and Castle. I had decided that after 10 years in a fairly traditional civil service career path I wanted to do something more ‘creative’ and decided to do a part time Masters in Graphic Design.

Cards toolkit to help generate ideas and develop your policy project in an agile way

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Since its birth in the mid-90s, agile methodology has become the star of the software development and project management world. lists 43 different agile courses available, 3M post-it notes sales are around £1 billion per year and ‘scrums’, ‘burn-downs’ …