Monthly Archives: November 2012

The Last Two Weeks

The flood waters have subsided and the building of the Web Team Ark has been put on hold for the time being at least so here's another jam packed installment of our fortnightly updates Posted in Digital | Leave a comment

Social Media – In an emergency collaboration is key

This last few days has seen Devon and the rest of the South West battered by torrential rain and winds of up to 70mph. The county has had to deal with uprooted trees, collapsed bridges and walls and many more incidents that have caused disruption and delay. Posted in Social media | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Last Two Weeks

Time flies when you're having fun! (and working hard, of course). Another busy couple of weeks for the Webteam...development, design, publishing, special guests and more! Posted in Digital | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Our Journey to Open and Linked Data

With the rather sinister job title of ‘head of strategic intelligence’, I’m required to take a very broad and long term view of the information that is needed and produced by, and passes through, Devon County Council. Clearly, it is far beyond my personal capacity to understand the nuances of data about customer satisfaction, service performance, economic conditions and all the rest that affect what the authority does Posted in Open and Transparent | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Social Media and Devon’s Children’s Centres

Earlier this year our team was approached by our Early Years and Childcare Service/Procurement Team seeking guidance on using social media for Children’s Centres specifically creating Facebook pages/groups for individual centres. I thought it’d be useful to share some of our findings here. Posted in Social media | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

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