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‘Curate More, Create Less’ – Implementing a Public Sector Digital Marketing Strategy

Andrés López-Varela is a marketing consultant with a wealth of experience. We spoke to him on the importance of a digital marketing strategy and the unique challenges faced by the public sector when implementing one. Here are his thoughts: How important is content in a public sector digital marketing strategy? I think content is one … Continue reading ‘Curate More, Create Less’ – Implementing a Public Sector Digital Marketing Strategy

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Learning Space Design: Gallery of Australian Schools

The financial cost of designing new learning spaces means that it is crucial for schools to get it right the first time around. A tested and optimised process for planning, implementing and measuring the outcomes of new learning spaces is crucial, not only to justify the cost, but to ensure that schools remain agile to … Continue reading Learning Space Design: Gallery of Australian Schools

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Enhancing Public Sector Customer Service - Download the ebook!

Growth in digital innovations has created a range of opportunities for enhanced customer service delivery. However, government agencies continue to grapple with effectively managing customer service channels while continuing to gather and analyse meaningful customer data. In addition, as the front facing component of the public sector evolves, it is important to bring internal stakeholders … Continue reading Enhancing Public Sector Customer Service – Download the ebook!

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Claremont College: Differentiation in a Co-Teaching Model

Claremont College is a thriving co-educational primary school, renowned across Sydney as a school that achieves excellence in all aspects of its operation. Claremont College is an inclusive school where students with a wide range of abilities and special needs are catered for through a fully integrated approach to learning within a co-teaching model. Claremont … Continue reading Claremont College: Differentiation in a Co-Teaching Model

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Data.gov.au to become a 'world-leading example of public open data'

The data.gov.au platform is set to become a “world-leading example of public open data infrastructure” under new plans by the Data Infrastructure Engagement (DIGE) team and Data61 (CSIRO’s digital research network). Data61 was tasked with employing “data analytics to connect disparate government datasets and publicly release them on open data platforms” as part of the … Continue reading Data.gov.au to become a ‘world-leading example of public open data’

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Feb 19

Open Banking: what has happened and what is to come!

Author:Ash Natesh

As the July 2019 deadline looms ahead for the Big 4, all other banks can gain exclusive insights into their strategies and prepare for their own July 2020 deadline. Here is a Timeline of what has happened and what is planned in the Open Banking Sphere!   Open Banking Timeline by Criterion Conferences Don’t miss … Continue reading Open Banking: what has happened and what is to come!

12
Feb 19

Case Study: Positive psychology at Knox Grammar School

“A school curriculum that incorporates wellbeing will ideally prevent depression, increase life satisfaction, encourage social responsibility, promote creativity, foster learning and even enhance academic achievement”  (Waters, 2014) In a socially disruptive and distressed world, how does a school improve student wellbeing? Through improving staff wellbeing. Positive psychology in education is a proactive approach to increasing students … Continue reading Case Study: Positive psychology at Knox Grammar School

12
Feb 19

Case Study: RATA – Waikato Road Asset Technical Accord

Author:Ash Natesh

The Waikato Road Asset Technical Accord (RATA) is on the way to its goal of “Achieving best practice road asset management within the Waikato by improving capability, capacity and outcomes through effective collaboration”. RATA brings together the common needs of participating Waikato Councils to improve the management of their roading assets in a cost-effective and … Continue reading Case Study: RATA – Waikato Road Asset Technical Accord

07
Feb 19

Tips & Tricks on increasing Employee Engagement

Author:Ash Natesh

    Employee engagement is a top talent issue that is plaguing many organisations at the moment. But the once that are most complacent is the Higher Education Sector. According to a Deloitte report university employee engagement has benefits such as increased faculty retention and enhanced student attainment. Source: Deloitte Report The 3 lowest performing … Continue reading Tips & Tricks on increasing Employee Engagement

07
Feb 19

Key insights from DVCS’s Men’s Behaviour Change program

Author:Ash Natesh

Domestic Violence Crisis Service (DVCS)  Room4Change program is a program for men who want to stop their use of violence and controlling behaviours and build healthy, respectful relationships. The program focuses on keeping the safety of women and children at the core of men’s behaviour change. The program can go for up to 12 months … Continue reading Key insights from DVCS’s Men’s Behaviour Change program

07
Feb 19

The need for a robust digital marketing strategy in Higher Education

Author:Ash Natesh

    There are many obstacles to building a digital marketing strategy for an educational organisation, starting with its size (a whole university is a universe on its own, with many different departments and interest groups), and ending at different target audiences you need to reach. Why Is Digital Marketing Strategy for Higher Education Important? … Continue reading The need for a robust digital marketing strategy in Higher Education

06
Feb 19

Do you efficiently measure social outcomes?

Author:Ash Natesh

“Organisations have the inability to be vulnerable, they often use measurement to only ever share good news stories” Bessi Graham, Co-Founder, Benefit Capital (Keynote at the Measuring Social Outcomes Conference 2018) Measurement, as Bessi mentioned, should be about what we actually deliver to the cause/people that the organisation is fighting for. Measurement needs to be … Continue reading Do you efficiently measure social outcomes?

06
Feb 19

What can Australia learn from the UK’s Open Banking Experience

Author:Ash Natesh

Australia has begun its trek towards an Open Banking Regime, but still has a lot to learn from the UK, which is much further down the implementation process. Chris Michael, the Chief Technology Officer with the UK’s Open Banking Implementation Entity (OBIE) spoke with InnovationAus.com about the challenges and the journey the UK is facing … Continue reading What can Australia learn from the UK’s Open Banking Experience