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Switching on innovation in government | Curtin’s Switch program

December 14, 2019 at 8:50 am | Blog | Colt Stanton -

The Switch innovation program came from a conversation that we had with Curtin University and we really wanted to solve some of the challenges that we were facing in local government, and that’s really around collaboration between the state and local government tiers and also to raise the capability of government officers, to help them

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Civica Digital360 – Transforming service delivery for the citizen of today and tomorrow

November 21, 2019 at 5:24 pm | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

Increasing financial pressures and recent spending cuts from government has lead to a massive £4.1 billion shortfall for councils each year. These cuts come at a time when local authorities are facing their biggest challenges. Such as – increased demand on services… …multi-agency working… …and devolution. Today with almost 9 in 10 UK adults online,

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TVN’s Coffee and the Capitol | Straight Talk from State Rep. Dan Moul

November 15, 2019 at 4:24 pm | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

Hi I’m Joe Gerdes and this is Coffee and the Capitol. My guest today is State Representative Dan Moul, Chairman of the House Local Government Committee, an advocate of government reform, and an Adams County native. Welcome representative Moul. Thank you thank you for having me. Mr. chairman we could spend hours talking about local

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Hackney Budget 2019

November 11, 2019 at 6:24 pm | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

This year we need to increase your council tax, and we want to explain why Council Tax in Hackney is set to increase by 4.99% from April – that’s less than£1 a week for most people. This increase will help to fund the vital services we all use and love. So, why do we need

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Current trends in government industry [Telstra Expert Series]

November 10, 2019 at 6:25 pm | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

Hi. I’m Jack Dan, National General Manager for Government at Telstra. And we are here today to talk about the citizen expectations in engaging with the government. Marie, in your experience so far, what are the major trends and what do we see in terms of expectations from our public? Jack, my observations over the

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Heated exchanges made over global warming and local government

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There’s been heated debate about global warming and the inability of local government to cope with the impact of climate change. The exchange occurred at a conference attended by around 600 mayors and council representatives who are meeting to discuss issues affecting their cities and towns. Local Government Minister Nanaia Mahuta is expected to address

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TVN’s Training Tuesday | It’s Boot Camp Season

November 9, 2019 at 4:24 pm | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

Hi I’m Scott Coburn and this is Training Tuesday. The major training focus for PSATS this winter will be the PSATS Boot Camp for Township Officials. This is an excellent opportunity for new supervisors and newly appointed officials to quickly get up to speed on all of their township related obligations. It’s also a good

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Local Government Week 2017: Megan, Junior Financial Analyst

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Hi, I’m Megan, a Junior Financial Analyst with the City of Oshawa. Some of my responsibilities that my job would include are monthly reconciliations, the City’s annual budgeting process, and assisting in preparing financial reports. The thing I love most about my job would be getting to review the submissions from not-for-profits that apply for

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