Cornwall Council and the Cornwall and Isles of Scilly Local Enterprise Partnership have become the first in the country to use webinars to support local businesses to win more contracts from public sector organisations.
Foreign and Commonwealth Office Minister Hugo Swire will answer the public’s questions on the Commonwealth live via Twitter on Thursday 6 March from 9.30 am to 10.15 am. Anyone can submit a question using the hashtag #askFCO.
According to Minister for the Cabinet Office Francis Maude: “We need a new paradigm for government services. One that delivers better services focused on user need, at much lower cost, in a way that supports economic growth.”
Tim Pitts of Agilisys spoke about what the public sector can learn from the private sector in terms of making council websites better. This includes simpler and responsive layouts, convenience and personalisation.