Well done UDITE-VEOLIA on securing #EWRC2017 event

Well done @udite_network #localgov et @Veolia on securing 'Resilient Cities - local solutions' at #EWRC2017 on 11th Oct - see you all there! The list of partners for this year's...

Sponsored Feature: Phoenix joins the Money Advice Liaison Group

Phoenix are proud to be one of the first national business members of the Money Advice Liaison Group (MALG), supporting a collaborative approach to improving the solutions available for those in...

How to solve the biggest problems with ideas

Ideas come and go. The really great ideas usually spring up unexpectedly in moments of inspiration, often when a group of people come together. Ideas tend to emerge more easily when we free...

Personal perspectives on urban health and wellbeing

Personal perspectives on urban health and wellbeing - Insights on the assets and risks of urban environment, diversity and deprivation A new exploration of the lived experience of health...

Start of the Possible Report by Cllr Theo Blackwell

Published on www.lgiu.org.uk – the local democracy think tank. Author, Cllr Theo Blackwell, gathered data from over 800 elected councillors across England, to give a unique insight in to...

How do I know if my boss is stressed out and what can I do about it

  The thing about stress is those who have it don't recognise it and so don't have any insight into the effect their behaviour has on those around them. If your boss has suddenly...

Engineering and mechanical education

Unless you’re an engineer, or, studying engineering, it’s likely that your knowledge on the subject is not overly involved. However, it is a subject that we should have a basic understanding of –...

Six principles for good local government technology

As part of the work putting together a Technology Strategy (think IT + digital) for my current employer, I came up with six principles of good technology. The idea is that each of these principles...

Interactive tools for the Adult Social Care Outcomes Framework

Adult social care outcomes framework - interactive comparison tools for local authorities This interactive report produced by NHS Digital enables local authorities to view their 2015-16...

Updated High Impact Change tool and Adult Social Care Risk Assessment tool now available

The Local Government Association (LGA) has recently updated two resources: the High Impact Change Model and Adult social care risk awareness self-assessment too l . Both are...