Skip to navigation Skip to main content

Insights • local government

Reasons to be cheerful – positive predictions for local government

I predict 5 positive shifts for local government.

March 30, 2020

5 recommendations for managing a different type of crisis

Jon Ainger shares 5 recommendations via The MJ.

March 26, 2020

5 common themes from local government’s response to coronavirus

How best to respond to the latest news, guidance and advice on coronavirus whilst knowing that it will all have changed by the time the discussion ends?

March 19, 2020

Local Government and the Rugby World Cup

Those of you who know me well will remember that I was a pretty good footballer in my youth. These…

October 15, 2019

Tough words on the delayed Spending Review

The Housing, Communities and Local Government Committee has called for defined expectations of the local government sector

August 22, 2019

Performance anxiety

I’m really looking forward to attending the LGA conference this week in Bournemouth, I’m particularly looking forward to debates on sector performance. I share my three key learnings about productivity in the public sector.

July 1, 2019

Local government and the EU elections

My recommendations for how local government should respond to the outcomes of the election.

May 21, 2019

Why I was nervous about ‘Which councils are best at adult social care?’

Our top ten councils for adult social care analysis was the cover story of the MJ five weeks ago, and despite being somewhat nervous beforehand, I've been really pleased with the response.

April 2, 2019

The BBC’s ‘We Are Bradford’ project: reflecting a local focus on community strengths

Bradford has been in the news last week thanks to the BBC’s ‘We Are Bradford’ project – held to ‘celebrate the great things about [Bradford] which aren’t always part of the news’. The BBC takeover was visible throughout the town centre and reporters filming in many different parts of the city.

March 18, 2019

IMPOWER INSIGHT newsletter

Sign up for the latest thinking on delivering sustainable change and better public services

No spam; unsubscribe easily at any time. Learn more in our Privacy Policy.

Close
Close