Posts From 2009

Phoenix Project 

Mid and West Wales Fire & Rescue Service
The benefits of Fire and Rescue Service Children and Young People engagement programs are widely recognised. One of the most successful programs in use on an all-Wales basis is the Phoenix Course. The Phoenix project is designed to provide a unique... read more
 
 Posted by Good Practice Wales
  14/12/2009
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Netwise 

Bridgend County Borough Council
Internet shopping has grown rapidly in recent years. This presents significant challenges for Trading Standards services within local authorities in policing the sale of goods ‘online’. Bridgend Trading Standards service and Wales Heads of Trading... read more
 
 Posted by Good Practice Wales
  08/12/2009
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Team Around the Child 

Pembrokeshire County Council
The initial bid was led by Pembrokeshire County Council working closely with our partners in the Children and Young People’s Partnership (CYPP). The Partnership is supported by a series of core aim groups, one of which is based around the aim to... read more
 
 Posted by Good Practice Wales
  02/12/2009
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Becoming a thought leader 

The ability to successfully influence others without using traditional forms of power and control has become a key skill for managers and leaders needing to work beyond the boundaries of their personal and professional authority. This reflects a... read more
 
 Posted by Good Practice Wales
  28/11/2009
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Telling Stories 

Storytelling as a method of communicating information has existed since human society first began to evolve. As a tradition rooted in oral communication, it has accompanied every stage of our human development providing the opportunity to learn... read more
 
 Posted by Good Practice Wales
  27/11/2009
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Local Produce 

Caerphilly County Borough Council
Caerphilly County Borough Council increasingly seeks to provide healthy nutritious food to all service areas within its control. The majority of the Authority’s food contracts are undertaken collaboratively with Bridgend, Merthyr and Rhondda Cynon... read more
 
 Posted by Good Practice Wales
  27/11/2009
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Small Medium Size Enterprises (SME) Development 

Caerphilly County Borough Council
Over the past few years, a significant problem facing the public sector is the engagement of Small to Medium size Enterprises (SMEs). The Corporate Procurement Unit at Caerphilly County Borough Council recognised this and has made significant... read more
 
 Posted by Good Practice Wales
  27/11/2009
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Gateways to Learning 

Blaenau Gwent County Borough Council
Gateways to Learning was a £2 million project, part-funded by the European Social Fund, delivered through a partnership of five public and three academic library services in South East Wales. The aim of the project was to increase participation and... read more
 
 Posted by Good Practice Wales
  27/11/2009
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Engaging the workforce 

British organisations are experiencing higher levels of workforce disengagement than ever before. Several pieces of independent research conducted over the past two years have suggested that British organisations are experiencing higher levels of... read more
 
 Posted by Good Practice Wales
  26/11/2009
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