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State of the Locals 2023

This virtual panel hosted by the LGIU and Ipsos will bring together political and local government experts to share their predictions and ones to watch ahead of the 2022 local elections.

England & Wales

Being an effective manager

Clarify your role as a manager -- including your work style and approach.

England & Wales, Global, Ireland, Scotland, South Africa

Councils in the Know – face-to-face local government forum

SGS and LGiU Australia are thrilled to invite you to "Councils in the know", a free face-to-face forum that unpacks some of the key challenges facing local government when it comes to services, infrastructure delivery and acting on climate change. 

Australia

Project management

Set yourself up for success with practical tools like key questions to ask and a simple project framework to apply to the work currently in your docket.

England & Wales, Global, Ireland, Scotland, South Africa

Speed reading

Learn fun ways to train your brain to remember lots of information and understand specific techniques to improve your ability to process and absorb written information using different reading techniques.

England & Wales, Global, Ireland, Scotland

Safety and self-protection booster

Great for councillors and for candidates, review your current safety arrangements and implement sensible safety procedures.

England & Wales, Global, Ireland, Scotland, South Africa

Shape and share your message

Go step-by-step through the purpose of your content and how it connects with your audience before moving on to planning your content, the timing and the platforms you will use.

England & Wales

Scrutiny

This introductory session explores the role of overview and scrutiny within an authority, how to get the best results from its work and the key skills and approaches for doing so.

England & Wales, Ireland, Scotland

Strategic thinking

We’re taking you beyond the buzzwords and confusing jargon to focus on how to think strategically and apply that mindset to a coherent vision for your organisation’s future.

England & Wales, Global, Ireland, Scotland, South Africa