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Opinions and insights from the minds of Rainmakers.
Rainmaker Solutions is expanding into the United States and has enlisted business and technology executive, Patrick Andersson, as managing director for the region. Andersson joins Rainmaker as the firm continues to expand its global footprint amid a surge in demand...
At Rainmaker, we deliver transformation. And transformation means delivering big changes. Changes in ways of working, in culture, in processes and in how the business operates. It means understanding what organisations do and how they do it. It means understanding the...read more
Successful delivery is about people. As we all know an organisation can have the best and most innovative ideas, but unless it has the right people on board to deliver them, the business will fail. At Rainmaker we firmly believe in agile principles and methods....read more
Digital transformation isn’t just about technology, it’s also about people and culture change. That’s why, at Rainmaker, we ‘work out loud’ with our clients, sharing openly and transparently as we go ?. This helps us get things done faster ? and it also brings people...read more
It’s fantastic to be helping Ofsted inspectors work more effectively by making best use of available technology. Here, Deborah Pollard, explains how the organisation is implementing electronic evidence gathering as part of a wider transformational programme. ...
Great to be part of helping Newham London transform how they deliver services for residents. Here, Simon Putnam, Newham’s Interim Head of Digital Services, discusses how the authority is harnessing digital technology. The challenges that we face at Newham are the...read more
We’re proud to have helped the Food Standards Agency transform its technology while saving 40% costs. Here, Phillippa Tasselli, the FSA’s head of IT Services, discusses the importance of three strategic and interlinked programmes. We all know digital transformation...read more
Aware of Rainmaker’s broad experience providing digital solutions within Government departments, DIT approached us with a problem: how can we create a digital service that helps UK businesses grow internationally? The Department for International Trade (DIT) is a UK...read more
Rainmaker is supporting Newham Council as it transforms its services for the digital age. Here, Client Lead, Steve Thompson, explains our approach to digital thinking. At Newham, we’re leveraging the power of Digital as a catalyst for entirely reimagining the services...
How I.T. has you hooked on all the wrong things This is a bold statement and I’m sure you will immediately deny it. However, how else can you explain your acceptance of the ongoing failures of your IT department to meet not only the needs of your people and your...read more
Mark Hastings of Rainmaker Solutions applauds the Government’s guidance on Whitehall IT disaggregation, but argues that it need not take anywhere near as long as the four years suggested. For many government departments, outsourcing IT services to large systems...read more
Rainmaker Solutions chief executive, Jan Joubert, argues that to truly thrive in the uncertain post EU-Exit world, government departments need to be brave and put adaptable, iterative digital solutions in place. As we head towards 29 March 2019, every CEO and...read more
Rainmaker Solutions is expanding into the United States and has enlisted business and technology executive, Patrick Andersson, as managing director for the region. Andersson joins Rainmaker as the firm continues to expand its global footprint amid a surge in demand...read more
The world's best known MTBer, Christoph Sauser, will be competing at the Rainmaker RollerCoaster, the world's first seven-day gravel race, which takes place in the Western Cape, South Africa, from 6-12 October 2018. Sauser will be riding for his charity, Songo.info....read more
The Rainmaker RollerCoaster, the world’s first seven-day point to point gravel stage race, will take place from 6-12 October 2018 in the Western Cape, South Africa. Rainmaker has joined forces with HotChillee, the cycling event group behind the renowned LONDON-PARIS...read more
“I was given a second chance in life and I want to use it to make a difference.” Inspirational doesn’t even begin to describe Toby Gutteridge. We’re so proud to be supporting Toby and Bravery.Org through the Buffalo Foundation. Watch his story below, browse...read more
“I want to show people that we are all capable of amazing things. You have to dream big and have big ambitions and you can achieve your dreams.” Rainmaker ambassador, cycling’s 7-day world record holder, and two-time cancer survivor, James Golding, has won the 2018...read more
Rainmaker Solutions is delighted to announce its support for the Team Bäckstedt HotChillee Development Rider Programme in South Africa. https://youtu.be/v0JJKKGpfxA Team Bäckstedt HotChillee aims to foster young cycling talent in South Africa and Europe, and create...read more