How Oxfordshire learnt the lessons
28 November 2013
Cultural and organisational resistance remain the biggest stumbling blocks to achieving digital transformation writes Raj Mack, head of Digital Birmingham [...]
19 November 2013
With local government expecting budget cuts of 11% or more by 2016, Andrew Bish
evaluates the efficiency options that could help councils maintain non-statutory [...]
Innovation and public/private sector
partnership working are the keys to
bridging the funding gap says Civica’s
Paul Bradbury, who has teamed with
Localis to survey chief executives and
Cheshire West and Chester Council form constructive collaborative relationships to better serve vulnerable citizens.
The importance of local leadership cannot be overestimated in [...]
Eastbourne Borough Council case study
In 2010, Eastbourne Borough Council launched an ambitious transformation programme DRIVE, using new digital foundations [...]
In a ‘commercially-minded council’
everyone is aware of costs and is seeking to generate income, says Bucks CC chief Chris Williams [...]
15 November 2013
Local government is set to make £300m savings through digital switchover in 2014, if the findings of a comprehensive survey bear fruit, writes Anthony [...]
23 October 2013
Winner of the Local Government (LG) Challenge, Lana Fisher, explains how entering the competition has opened up a new career path [...]
Public sector organisations have experienced huge changes in the past three years, with much more to come [...]
16 October 2013
Jason Kitcat encourages local government to get past the
fear of the unknown and properly embrace the digital [...]
As local authorities increasingly look for commercial acumen, MJ round table with Penna considered the implications of business thinking in a political world.
Introducing the next MJ Future Forum on budget planning and preparing for the new Spending Review.
Law firm Bircham Dyson Bell has appointed two lawyers to join its government and infrastructure team.
Central and local government are set on a collision course over council tax following the chancellor's clear demand for a council tax freeze in last week's Autumn Statement.
Stephen Cirrell looks at the difference between community energy renewal projects and civic schemes.