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Alternative advent calendar: 1 December

Our advent calendar celebrates a dozen people or teams who have inspired us this year. We are proud to kick…

December 1, 2017

IMPOWER expands health team with senior appointments

IMPOWER Consulting is delighted to announce the appointment of Sarah Atkinson, who joins IMPOWER from Capita’s health advisory and analytics…

January 27, 2017

NCAS Conference – live blog, day three

The final day at NCAS Conference. It’s been a fantastic event so far, so looking forward to the final sessions…

November 4, 2016

NCAS Conference – live blog, day two

Good morning Manchester! Day 2 of the National Children and Adult Services Conference (#NCASc16… we think). IMPOWER will also be…

November 3, 2016

NCAS Conference – live blog, day one

Like last year, at NCAS Conference IMPOWER will be live blogging, capturing snap shots of the most interesting things heard and seen….

November 2, 2016

NCAS Conference Rolling Blog: 16/10

9:05am Morning Bournemouth. We’re in to the final day. Stay strong, grab a coffee and let’s go… 9:10am Lots of…

October 16, 2015

NCAS Conference Rolling Blog (15/10)

Good morning Bournemouth Day 2 of the National Children and Adult Services Conference (#NCASc15). IMPOWER will also be tweeting too…

October 15, 2015

NCAS Conference Rolling Blog (14/10)

This year at NCAS conference we’ll be operating a rolling blog for the first two days. It will be a…

October 14, 2015

Council ‘must become demand-focused’ – from The MJ

This article originally appears at and featured IMPOWER’s, Jon Ainger, speaking at the MJ Future Forum Summit Councils must…

March 31, 2014

Health and Social Care Integration: The Mini Quiz

One of the largest changes to Health and Social Care funding is taking place around between CCG’s and Local Authorities,…

March 28, 2014

New RSA, IMPOWER, LGA, ESRC and Collaborate Report into Demand Management Launched

Yesterday saw the launch of the report Managing Demand: Building Future Public Services produced by the RSA in conjunction with…

February 28, 2014

My Story – Kareem Guishard on his future and the IMPOWER job’s club

In one sense, I’m actually really lucky. I knew back when I started college in 2009 I wanted to become…

January 28, 2014

New Report Released By Fostering Network, DfE and IMPOWER Last Week

Last week saw the launch of the Local Authority Fostering Service Benchmark 2012/13 which is based on research carried out…

December 31, 2013

The Centre for Public Sector Behavioural Economics

Today sees the launch of the Centre for Public Sector Behavioural Economics, an independent and free resource that we hope…

November 29, 2013


As a parent, grandparent, uncle or aunt, we all know how challenging children can be. The same is true for…

November 2, 2013


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