Key Projects for 2015 – 2016 by Council


Each Council has different priorities in projects depending on their Council strategies and plans. This list enables Councils to identify other Councils who may share common priorities and goals. Attached is a document that will allow Councils to name their 3 key projects.   Name of Council Council contact officer Project 1 Project 2 Project 3 email address Cardinia Shire …

How Important is Organisational Culture to successful Records Management?

Cultural health and wellbeing is pivotal to the success of your organisations records management maturity. A respectful, healthy environment welcomes and breeds innovation and is open to change. Without healthy respect and acknowledgement of one anothers contributions and value to the organisation, your records management will suffer. Any changes that you want to implement will be an uphill battle as …

Working on the fly? Know your risks


Working on the fly? Know your risks  Published by PROV July 13, 2015  Saving important work notes and photos on your phone may be convenient, but there are risks. Here Alan Kong, Government Services’ Manager of Standards and Policy, explores the new record-keeping superpower – the mobile device. A matter of convenience We all know what it’s like to start …

State Government Recogises Records Management Professionals are in Short Supply


Funding for New Employees in Records Published by Link Training Date July 20, 2015 The NSW Government has officially recognised the skill shortage in the record management industry through inclusion of the Certificate IV in Recordkeeping on the Skills List 2015. This provides New Entrants to organisations with access to Smart and Skilled traineeship funding, providing subsidised training vital to developing …

Records Management in the News


Records practitioners will find the information contained here useful as recordkeeping reference material.  These are real life stories on poor record keeping consequences.  The news articles report on the impact upon individuals whose personal lives have been turned upside down, through to corporate executives whose work and personal lives have come crashing down in the aftermath of poor record keeping coming home to roost. The …

ECM Members Wiki


Records management, information management, information governance, record keeping, data management, knowledge management, big data.  This web page purpose is to capture and collate news articles that support the records management professional current awareness of trends and events in the news. These articles can be used to support training, development of business cases and reports and support decisions to be made …

FOLG events

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This is the Walkability Wiki

Community Planning

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Future of Local Government Program

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Front Page Welcome to the Future of Local Government Program wiki-page. In here you will find a communal library of knowledge consisting of information about the various groups and programs that are involved in the F.O.L.G project as well as a host of invaluable information about ideas, technologies and practices that embody what the Future of Local Government program is …