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  • noun Plural form of mutual.

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  • Back in the context of "mutuals" -- public bodies set up along John Lewis lines in which employees and sometimes users have a stake and vested interest in success -- Jowell says that because "you can't control" its outcome, the move will require a "cultural shift" in government thinking.

    New Statesman

  • Back in the context of "mutuals" -- public bodies set up along John Lewis lines in which employees and sometimes users have a stake and vested interest in success -- Jowell says that because "you can't control" its outcome, the move will require a "cultural shift" in government thinking.

    New Statesman

  • Back in the context of "mutuals" -- public bodies set up along John Lewis lines in which employees and sometimes users have a stake and vested interest in success -- Jowell says that because "you can't control" its outcome, the move will require a "cultural shift" in government thinking.

    New Statesman

  • But despite the difficulties and risks, the idea of mutuals is catching the imagination of an increasing number of public sector staff.

    Guardian roundtable: Mutual respect

  • Taking over servicesThe government pushed the idea of mutuals in the Open Public Services white paper, published in July.

    Guardian roundtable: Mutual respect

  • While the Cabinet Office minister, Francis Maude, talks of locally empowered "mutuals" spinning off public services, Capita remains quietly confident that these cottage-industry start-ups will not stand in the way of its ambitions to be at the heart of the government's cost-saving programme.

    Capita deals with £3.3bn of government spending as more work is outsourced

  • In recent decades, many insurance companies have converted from being "mutuals," which are owned by their policyholders, into publicly traded stock companies, owned by shareholders.

    When Mutuals Convert Into Stock Companies

  • Shadow transport secretary Sadiq Khan said there should be no barriers to stop "new models, such as mutuals and co-operatives, from taking over franchises".

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  • Jowell has pushed for "mutuals" since before becoming, last June, Minister for the Cabinet Office, a post she holds along-side Minister for London and the Paymaster General.

    New Statesman

  • Jowell has pushed for "mutuals" since before becoming, last June, Minister for the Cabinet Office, a post she holds along-side Minister for London and the Paymaster General.

    New Statesman

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