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England goes "Back to the Future" for business services online

Businesslink 2.0? How England is going Back to the Future

by Gavin Atkinson • August 16, 2014

Most of us in the Government-to-Business space know of the United Kingdom’s decision two years ago to close Businesslink and Directgov, consolidating this onto a One-Stop Shop for government. For a short time many governments started toying with the idea of the über portal, but as the United Nations recently discovered the contemporary trend is […]


eProcurement Smackdown

eProcurement comparison: US vs Australian state government

by Gavin Atkinson • August 12, 2014

This month two very similar state governments on opposite sides of the world launched new eProcurement systems. But what makes this interesting is how similar these governments are yet how different their approaches are to providing opportunities to businesses. This month two very similar state governments on opposite sides of the world launched new eProcurement […]


UN e-Government survey 2014

UN e-Government report: impact on Government to Business portals

by Gavin Atkinson • August 7, 2014

The United Nations this month (July 2014) published its annual survey on how the world’s 193 national governments are meeting and delivering against customer needs online. Wading through all the tables and indices, one thing stood out; the game for government business portals has changed and for the better. One-stop shops work: but only if […]