Topic: HR, workforce and communications

Developing and sustaining effective organisations


Being an effective manager

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

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

Sustaining full employment with the National Workforce Strategy 2022-27

In March 2022, the Australian Government released the National Workforce Strategy 2022-27, a framework for guiding consistency and coordination in responding to workforce issues. This briefing reviews the Strategy to outline opportunities and recognise the vital leadership of local governments on workforce matters.

Australia Briefing

The internal review of An Bord Pleanála

Allegations over the last year have raised serious concerns about the ABP, in turn, a number of examinations have been conducted. A report was recently released by three senior ABP staff members and this briefing examines the findings which have seriously undermined the reputation of the Board and embroiled it in costly litigation.

Ireland Briefing
Members & Global Local

Think Tank Review: January 2023 Housing affordability, data for policy formation and more

Our monthly review highlights key findings from leading think tanks and research institutes across the globe. This edition features publications on housing affordability; involving refugees in place-making; shortages in the care workforce; lessons from German reunification; welfare reform; and using data to improve policy making.

Briefing With case study

Clare County Council: Local Authority of the Year 2022

This briefing showcases how Clare County Council – Ireland’s recently awarded Local Authority of the Year – delivers for its communities and ensures the county continues to develop as a place to live, work and visit.

Ireland Briefing With case study

England policy round-up: October/November 2022

This new edition covers policy/research papers from October/November 2022, which saw another change of prime minister. Rishi Sunak’s first task was to restore economic stability and market confidence. As winter arrives, public services – and the whole country – face tough challenges from the cost of living and industrial unrest.

England & Wales Briefing

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 Event