DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION IN PARTNERSHIP by Stuart Roebuck, Technical Architect, Scott Logic

DELIVERING WITH THE RIGHT SME TEAM The UK Government has just been listed on both the United Nation’s E–Government Development Index and the E–Participation Index. In accepting, the...

Bridging the gap between trading standards and fire authorities

We interviewed Rob Nowak , Petroleum Explosives Supervisor at West Yorkshire Fire & Rescue Service, about how the Fireworks Enforcement Liaison Group (FELG) brings trading standards...

Music, singing and wellbeing: what works?

What music and singing interventions work to improve wellbeing of adults? This research  from the What Works Centre for Wellbeing looks at all the available evidence...

Can you help the ONS test the usability of their website?

The Office for National Statistics has an ongoing programme of improvements to its website design and contents.  They have created a user-driven website, and need help in...

Vampire managers

  Some chief executives want blood. They demand loyalty, ruthlessness and total commitment. Whether deliberately or by default they creat a culture of intoxicating machismo. The aim is...

Cities alive: a walking world

Mobility is intrinsic to the quality of life experienced in cities. But for the past century, the car has dominated how we plan and grow our urban areas. We must now seize the opportunity to place...

Improving health through the home: a checklist for local plans and policies

The right home environment is essential to health and wellbeing, across the life course. This checklist , produced by Public Health England , helps people in the public health system to...

How We're Managing Money Is Changing

Thanks to advances in smart-phone technology and the continued ubiquity of the internet in non-urban areas, it’s now easier to take control of our money without taking a trip to the bank. Over the...

What a way to wrap up!

Another year, another memorable empty homes conference. This year it fell especially conveniently in the calendar for me to coincide with my last week at work before going off on maternity leave....

Just another day just another night terror

You are an office worker. Your day begins at the same time every morning and ends uneventfully back in bed at the same time every night. During the day you follow the same routine. You drive to...