This changes everything

If you’re anything like me, you haven’t had a lot of sleep in the last few days. The result of last week’s referendum has come as a shock to many – if not all – of us. Our government is in disarray. The opposition appears to be tearing itself apart. And it is far from clear what is going to happen next.

It will take time for us to understand the ramifications of Thursday’s decision. Leaving the European Union will present massive challenges to all organisations delivering public services. And it is still too early to know what the specific impacts will be.

But there are things that we need to do right away. Continue reading