The Italian way

The thing about the Italian way is there is no Italian way. It's an Italian thing to be different to go your own way. This means there is no model or way of doing things that can be copied in the...

Why is KHub going dotty?

Your new Knowledge Hub has an exciting new look and feel, along with some improved ways to use the functionality and get involved in your groups. One of the things you told us was that...

Gathering local authority feedback quickly and efficiently

We interviewed Alex Marshall , Programme Support at the Local Government Association about how the LG Inform and LG Inform Plus Group is used to support a range of work including gathering...

The chemistry has to be right

  Appoint a good manager and the results will improve. Appoint a great manager and success is guaranteed. Well that's the theory in practice past success doesn't guarantee future...

Groundbreaking Symposium

We have now agreed the date and speakers for our forthcoming Symposium. The theme is Together we are Stronger. You will find more details and a link to book below .   We will be...

Image upload is as easy as 1, 2, 3!

Uploading images to discussion forums, wiki pages and blogs should be easy, but it’s not always been straight forward on Knowledge Hub. Until now… Your new version of Knowledge Hub will...

Granny dumping

  A elderly man found wandering and confused in Hereford bus station has no means of identification on him, his clothes are new bought from a Tesco's he appears to speak English but his...

Managing Maverick Managers

  Name me one TV cop who isn't a maverick. Wouldn't  we all like to stick two fingers up to senior management on occasions, to follow our professional instincts rather than...

Reports available in LG Inform for monthly delayed transfers of care and measures from the Adult Social Care Outcomes Framework

  A single council view of the latest delayed transfers of care monthly data is available in a local authority (LA) level report in LG Inform. More detailed analysis at both Trust and...

Three strikes and you're out

  February 6th is national "sickie" day, so called because traditionally absenteeism is at it highest at this time of year. Employers in the public sector have in recent years...