Lewisham Council is Crowdsourcing Staff for Money-Saving Ideas

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Lewisham Council is using Idea Spotlight to generate and capture ideas from its staff. Lewisham needs to save £95m over the next four years and it is turning to its employees for innovative and game-changing ideas.

 “To say that finding such cost savings will be a major challenge is an understatement and to achieve such demanding financial targets we will need innovative and game-changing ideas from all our staff” Barry Quirk, Council Chief Executive


You can read the press  coverage here:

LocalGov – Lewisham to crowdsource staff for money-saving ideas

Crowdsourcing.org – Lewisham Council goes idea crowdsourcing with Wazoku to save £95 million

IT Pro Portal – London council aims to save £95m through SaaS crowdsourcing initiative

Communications Journal – Lewisham to crowdsource staff for money-saving ideas

This Is Local London – Lewisham Council asks staff for ideas to help cut £95m from budget