The Vanguard Method is creating new knowledge in management theory and practice to help organisations to move beyond command and control.

The Vanguard Periodical is a bi-annual publication available online, as a PDF or in hard copy format. In this publication, leading practitioners share their insights and experiences of working with service organisations that are achieving substantial, rapid, innovative and effective change.

Three editions are available:


  • Human by default
  • It’s good to talk
  • Universal Credit: who’s in charge?
  • Having IT your way
  • Why are so many projects doomed to succeed?
  • High tech the low tech way
  • Better outcomes in software development
  • A new digital philosophy

People centred services

Financial services

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