WATCHDOG WARNS OF MAJOR PROJECT FAILURE

Headlines: 7 January, 2016

The National Audit Office is concerned about the potential failure of major ICT, infrastructure and construction projects and has warned of the need to improve project delivery. The NAO report highlights that a third of projects due to deliver in the next five years are rated as being in doubt or unachievable if action is […]



CORPRATE VOLUNTEERING FAILING TO TAKE OPPORTUNITIES

Headlines: 25 November, 2015

Despite new opportunities for employer-supported volunteering, neither organisations nor the voluntary sector are effectively tackling the barriers preventing greater co-operation. The Government is committed to introducing three days volunteering leave requiring large businesses and public bodies to offer employees three days’ paid leave. While this offers a game changing opportunity it has also revealed a […]

Feature: 5 February, 2016

Gareth Richards explains how youth services teams across Southend-on-Sea Borough Council are reaping the benefits of an information sharing initiative designed to help them better support young people in the area. When a young person comes to the attention of Southend’s Integrated Youth Support Services, their story may not be simple. There can be a […]

Abstract: 19 November, 2015

District councils are the sleeping giants of public health and it is time to wake them. This is main finding from an editorially independent report commissioned by the District Councils’ Network. The functions of District councils that directly influence our health are housing, leisure and green spaces as well as a wide range of activities […]


Review: 14 July, 2015

Kevin Murray draws on years of experience spent coaching top leaders from a wide range of organizations to create a unique, successful model for developing your own leadership skills. Inspiring leaders make us want to achieve more. They persuade us to their cause, win our active support, help us to work better together and make […]

Review: 7 July, 2015

In The Front-Line Leader, Chris Van Gorder candidly shares his own incredible story, from police officer to CEO, and the leadership philosophy that drives all of his decisions and actions: people come first. Van Gorder began his unlikely career as a California police officer, which deeply instilled in him a sense of social responsibility, honesty, […]

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