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Moving from the private to the public sector as a designer

A group of young people of different ethnicity at a GDS career event

Many designers in government either began, or have had extensive careers, in the private sector before joining the Civil Service. In this blog post, they share some of the differences they observed.

Help test how we apply the Service Standard to lower volume forms

Sticker-covered laptop plugged into a screen displaying two GOV.UK pages side-by-side: the Service Standard and the search results page for forms, showing 5,665 results

As we look to bring the spirit of the Service Standard to lower volume forms, we need volunteers to read some draft Service Manual guidance, try to follow the guidance, and give us feedback on both the guidance and any impact it had.