Posted on 13 March 2013 by Carl Haggerty
Yesterday I tweeted a link to a procurement opportunity which I have to apologise for as it was the wrong link…It was the previous framework details….
The council has gone out to tender with a revised Communications Framework. We’ve had this running for a few years now but this update now includes web design and development and mobile app development. The downside to this is that we have not been able to ascertain previous spending in this areas so it is not possible these lots will be worth over the period of time. However I think it is safe to say that we will need to be open by default and digital by design and we have a very large complex website site which needs sorting out.… Read the rest
Posted on 15 February 2013 by Patrick Jones
With deadlines looming a lot of focus is now falling on our 3 ‘centre’ projects which I’ve discussed in many of my previous blog posts. The most prominent of these is ‘Democracy in Devon’. Continue reading
Posted on 12 February 2013 by Carl Haggerty
Earlier this year at the start of January we launched an updated design for our intranet homepage and also launched an internal staff newscentre.
This project was really the tip of a huge iceberg as we have only redesigned the homepage and top level navigation to make it easier for people to access the content they need.
We will – over a period of time – be working with colleagues from across the council on reviewing/deleting/updating the content and getting a greater level of ownership around content.
However we have yet to make a final decision about what platform(s) we are using for intranet and what we want our intranet to be…this is the topic of much discussion but whilst these are ongoing we wanted to make some short term quick wins.… Read the rest
Posted on 30 January 2013 by Patrick Jones
Just like last pay day, if has been a long old time since our last post (last year in fact ), but that doesn’t mean we haven’t been busy. 2013 has proved already proved to be interesting and we have lots of projects ahead of us. Continue reading
Posted on 3 December 2012 by Lore Gubb
In the last week of November I moved teams in DCC, from the central Business Support Team to the Web and Digital Communications Team – an obvious move! The move was the result of a restructure and my job had changed, although a large part of my role involved web publishing and eCommunications.
I previously supported a number of P.A’s with administrative support and acted as the contact for tasks such as stationery requests, paying invoices, support to the MFD’s (multi-functional devices) and provided cover for post, rail/car hire and hotel bookings, I was also a cardinus administrator (our health and safety system) and the contact for the schools emergency phone numbers during half term.… Read the rest
Posted on 30 November 2012 by Patrick Jones
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 Continue reading
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