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Civica announces 120th income management and e-payments customer hosted entirely in the cloud
Just a few weeks ago, one of the most radical shake-ups to the country’s welfare system in 100 years came into effect, dramatically impacting on the role of councils
Across local government, 2013 will be a year of major transformation with a significant set of challenges, threats and opportunities
Simon Downing chief executive of Civica, a market leader in specialist systems and business process services, has been recognised at the annual UK Entrepreneur of the Year awards for his entrepreneurial innovation in technology and IT services.
Chief executives have gained important insights into their organisations through a new job shadowing agreement
Parliamentary watchdogs will now expect Eric Pickles and his officials to act as HM Inspector of Local Government, says Tony Travers
The National Audit Office’s recent report raises more questions than answers
With the first peer challenges of the sector-led improvement drive now complete, LGC analyses the lessons learned
Increased collaboration and use of technology will help meet the targets, but many doubt it will be enough. Alex Blyth reports.
A route to radical transformation or tunnelled vision? The Welsh jury is split on prescriptive collaboration
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