A report published by the Centre for Social Justice today outlines four major traps that could jeopardise Britain’s employment miracle.
Money would go from one person through a bureaucracy to another person in the same household – who probably holds a joint bank account with the first person.
As I set out in my report, my challenge to the NHS is to move all GP surgeries and hospitals from being paper-first to digital-first organisations over the next 10 years.
Government research shows that the average person is roughly eleven times more likely to be the victim of cyber-crime than an in-person robbery.
What is the objective of higher education if it does not play a major role in addressing our country’s skills deficit?
This crucial sector already has an annual demand of 124,000 new skilled workers, and this will only grow as new technologies create new jobs.
We can’t depend on the Government or internet providers to empower young people to use the internet safely.
“Each day, when I pass the portraits of my 53 predecessors, 52 of whom were men, I focus not on what I can say but on what I can do to make our country a better place.”
The Conservatives ought to learn from him. Plus: Vote, vote, vote for Widdecombe. Fire and Fury is damp and limp. My teeth, oh, my teeth. And: My quest to enter Phillip Lee’s brain.
The digital revolution throws up a legion of big policy questions – from the ethics of AI to stopping terrorism online. We can make a start by getting the facts right.
If you were to spend a week living in 1997 you’d swiftly be cured of this misconception.
Yet embracing change doesn’t mean blinkered acceptance. It is a core Conservative belief that robust rules are needed to ensure one person’s freedom doesn’t trample that of others.
Simply ‘being on social media’ is not enough. It is the quality of content that is the overwhelming variable that determines success.
The Chancellor has not suddenly changed who he is; he has carefully analysed the issues we face and plotted out a course of action to build a Britain fit for the future.
It is not especially low tax, nor is it unregulated – though it is certainly a more business-friendly environment then the UK. Here is why it works.