Saving time, money and lives across adult care organisations.

Defining and sharing your organisations policies and practice is essential. Updating them even more so....Read more

PODCAST: Mark Rogers of Collaborate CIC on the new leadership and changing demands on local government leadership

From technocratic managerial leadership to empathy, collaboration and emotional intelligence and recognising that "place" is not what it used to be...Read more

PODCAST: Lauren Lucas of Local Government Information Unit on barriers to women entering local government

Barriers include sexism; sexual harassment; lack of "voice", and structural issues like pensions, childcare and evening meetings plus occasionally stubbornly incumbent male councillors...Read more

PODCAST: RealityBites #12 the one about internet security and cleaning up the pipeline

What do we have to do and how long must we wait to get an internet supply that doesn't threaten our cyber safety....Read more

PODCAST: Andy Bates & Joe Tibbetts bump into each other at Connected Local Government Live

RealityBites #09: The cyber security piece - the one where Joe says recent cyber security events have dented the nation's confidence and Andy struggles to disagree without telling him he's simply wrong ...Read more

PODCAST: RealityBites #08 government investment in battery operated houses, smart grid, flattening the spikes in energy demand

CLICK RED/WHITE ARROW to listen to the one where Andy describes a smart grid future and the Government invests a quarter of a billion pounds in his vision....Read more

PODCAST: RealityBites #06 The one where Andy & Joe segue from machine learning to AI, while Andy visits a call centre where 600 actors are selling wine.

PODCAST: Driverless, electric, delivery vans promise much for local and social services

PODCAST: RealityBites #05 Andy Bates & Joe Tibbetts asking "Is laughter really infectious?"

Councils must manage low level airspace for security and profit

PODCAST: RealityBites #04 Andy makes some predictions and Joe finds true north

PODCAST RealityBites #01 Is this full-on, always-connected life threatening our physical and mental health?

Connected Local Government Live 2017 packed programme

PODCAST: We need to build around 100,000 more homes each year. Will it ever happen?