Geoff Mulgan. · Rating details · 22 ratings · 1 review. The strategies adopted by governments and public officials can have dramatic effects on peoples’ lives. The Art of Public Strategy: Mobilizing Power and Knowledge for the Common Good, Geoff Mulgan, Oxford University Press, pp. isbn: Geoff Mulgan’s new book on ‘The Art of Public Strategy’ is an riveting read, fizzing with insights and ideas. Mulgan played a big role in the Blair.
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Geoff Mulgan Social commentator. To ask other readers questions about The Art of Public Strategyplease sign up. Separating the Urgent and the Important: Post-crash, investing in a better world Posted Sep Fakhry Al tahtawy rated it it was amazing Feb 27, The author shows that governments which give more weight to the long-term are not only more likely to leave their citizens richer, healthier, and safer; they’re also better protected from being blown off course by short-term pressures.
He has held various roles in government in the UK, including director of the government’s Strategy Unit and head of policy in the Prime Minister’s office.
Review quote Good government takes the long-term seriously and there can be few people better qualified than Geoff Mulgan to show how this aspiration can become part of the day-to-day work of departments and agencies. Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews.
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Taras Geovf rated it it was amazing May 23, Mulga the Young Foundation, Geoff Mulgan has held various roles in the UK government including director of the Government’s Strategy Unit and head of policy in the Prime Minister’s office, and he was the founder of the think-tank Demos. True, the Obama presidency is seeking to strike out in more strategic change directions but it is very much the odd-one-out at the moment and not certain to succeed in this endeavour itself.
The Art of Public Strategy Mobilizing Power and Knowledge for the Common Good Dr Geoff Mulgan Shows how strategic success kf failure impacts on the everyday lives of citizens Examines strategy from the unique perspective of public organizations and government, rather than business Written with reference to, and examples from, a wide range of international contexts Provides a clear framework for strategic thinking in public organizations.
This book is about how strategies take shape, and how money, people, technologies, and public commitment can be mobilized to achieve important goals.
Measuring Social and Public Value Sally Branson marked it as to-read Jan 11, Geoff Mulgan CBE is director of the Young Foundation, an organization specialising in social innovation that in the past helped give birth to organizations such as the Open University and Which.
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He also has a strong history as a think-tanker and author, so his writing is full of insider anecdote, big ideas and shows a remarkably strateby sweep. Disclaimer Blog posts give the views of the author, and are not necessarily those of The University of Manchester.
Geoff Mulgan is director of the Young Foundation, a center for social innovation, social enterprise and public policy that pioneers ideas in fields strateggy as aging, education and poverty reduction.
The author’s central point is strstegy we as citizens deserve governments that pay more attention to the long-term, rather than to tomorrow’s opinion poll or newspaper editorial. This book is about how strategies take shape, and how money, people, technologies, and public commitment can be mobilized to achieve important goals.
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It considers the common mistakes made, and how these can be avoided. Geoff Mulgan is director of the Young Foundation, a gsoff for social innovation, social enterprise and public policy with a year history of creating new organisations and pioneering ideas in fields as varied as aging, education, healthcare and poverty reduction.
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The Art of Public Strategy : Mobilizing Power and Knowledge for the Common Good
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