All central government departments and most other public bodies, are subject to Cabinet Office spending controls.
Colleagues from the Met Office visited BIS to share their experiences of social media and the benefits it brings when handling big news like Hurricane Katia.
The Land Registry has recently started helping their staff adopt plain English in anticipation of their move to GOV.UK.
James Devenish has joined the BIS digital team on secondment from the National Measurement Office. Here he gives his reflections on digital strategies and how organisations who have yet to write theirs might get started.