In his Autumn statement the Chancellor set out a budget aimed at growing the parts of the economy that grow GDP, and moving more people who are out of work... read more →
WELLBEING AT WORK
Much more than a fruit bowl in the staffroom Today, the Living Wage Foundation has announced the new rate for the national Real Living Wage* in the UK. Liz Zeidler,... read more →
STORIES OF THE WELLBEING ECONOMY IN ACTION
We’re delighted to welcome Clare Goff to our associate team, supporting our Communications and Research projects. Clare has a 20 year pedigree in journalism, communications, research and project management specialising... read more →
CLIMATE CHANGE IS A SYMPTOM – WHAT’S THE CURE?
Another Climate Week – let's use it as an opportunity to put our house in order, says Liz Zeidler Our world is awash with climate ‘solutions’. From recycled goods to... read more →
THE POWER OF PLACES
We are thrilled to welcome Lisa Groves to the CTP team as Head of Research, Data and Insight. As she steps into her new role, Lisa shares her reflections on... read more →
The great inflation myth
Inflation is all over the news. Endless debate about whether it is going up or going down, if it’s in or out of control, and what can be done to... read more →
If power corrupts, would devolving power transform?
There is much discussion at the moment in Scotland about whether greater devolution, or indeed independence, would further the country’s ambitions to drive a Wellbeing Economy. At CTP we work... read more →
Could a wellbeing economy approach transform the NHS?
In 2022 the NHS set out a bold new system to help deliver joined up health and care services in England. Rachel Laurence explains how Centre for Thriving Places is... read more →
Unleash wellbeing insights with the Happiness Pulse
Our Happiness Pulse is a powerful tool enabling individuals and organisations to take their wellbeing temperature as a springboard for long term change. CTP's Katie Tiplady-Startin previews some of the... read more →
POWERING UP A NEW ERA IN LOCAL GOVERNMENT
A wealth of tools and resources is available to help newly elected councillors step into their roles with hope and confidence, says Liz Zeidler. Recently over 8000 councillors across England... read more →