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Covid-19 tech heroes: stories from the technical front line

The past weeks have seen local government organisations respond to the Covid-19 crisis with an unprecedented rapidity and agility. Guest […]

The past weeks have seen local government organisations respond to the Covid-19 crisis with an unprecedented rapidity and agility. Guest […]
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Designing a new local normal

Graham Catlin considers how local public services might reset, reform and recover after coronavirus As unprecedented lockdown measures appear to […]

Graham Catlin considers how local public services might reset, reform and recover after coronavirus As unprecedented lockdown measures appear to […]
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Data is the way forward for the current crisis and beyond

The Covid-19 pandemic poses unprecedented challenges to public services. It is more apparent than ever before that effective technology and […]

The Covid-19 pandemic poses unprecedented challenges to public services. It is more apparent than ever before that effective technology and […]
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AI, IoT and cloud top global public sector’s technology list

In an updated extract from his new report for Socitm, Jos Creese explores the opportunities and risks of three leading […]

In an updated extract from his new report for Socitm, Jos Creese explores the opportunities and risks of three leading […]
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Navigating the new normal: 10 tips for connecting council employees

As we all adapt to new ways of working, it is important to offer employees the tools and flexibility to […]

As we all adapt to new ways of working, it is important to offer employees the tools and flexibility to […]
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Enabling everyone to successfully work and lead remotely during Covid-19

Guest blog post from Capita Working and managing teams remotely has been the norm for some of us for a […]

Guest blog post from Capita Working and managing teams remotely has been the norm for some of us for a […]
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What happened when Kirklees Council held its first remote cabinet meeting?

Local government approaches to flexible and remote working, required by the response to the Covid-19 pandemic, has been rapid and […]

Local government approaches to flexible and remote working, required by the response to the Covid-19 pandemic, has been rapid and […]
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Flexible and remote working: how is Liverpool City Council managing during the Covid-19 crisis?

Socitm’s Improve annual report 2020 was published on 6 May. A highlight was the rise in public sector users equipped […]

Socitm’s Improve annual report 2020 was published on 6 May. A highlight was the rise in public sector users equipped […]
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Conferencing platforms for public meetings

With the UK and Northern Ireland in lockdown, local government is being relied upon to look at options to allow […]

With the UK and Northern Ireland in lockdown, local government is being relied upon to look at options to allow […]
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Coronavirus: Homeworking and Cyber Resilience

Thank you to all our members and friends for your continued good work. While it may not always be recognised or acknowledged, it is […]

Thank you to all our members and friends for your continued good work. While it may not always be recognised or acknowledged, it is […]