Time and resources biggest barrier to innovation - survey

By Heather Jameson | 17 September 2019

Only a third of frontline staff think their council is ready to innovate to face the challenges of the next decade, a survey by Nesta and The MJ has found.

Time and resources are the biggest barriers to trying new ideas, the survey found, with 40% of managers and half of the frontline citing a lack of staff or funding as a problem while 23% overall claimed there was no time.

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