Engage with young people using the ‘Adopt a Councillor’ idea

Presented by Engage 2 Act board member Andrew Coulson, this webinar looks at the ‘Adopt a Councillor’ concept and explores how it works by looking at how the City of Traverse in the United States successfully implemented the program.

Nathan Connors

Nathan Connors

2 years ago

Three things to consider when doing a budget consultation

If you’re a local government organisation, it’s highly likely that you will be required to consult on an annual operating budget with your community and ratepayers. This is generally to ensure community members support your levels of spending and that they suitably reflect your communities priorities. Getting budget consultations right can take some perfecting and […]

Nathan Connors

Nathan Connors

2 years ago

Global Community Engagement Day Is All About Influencers

It is finally here! Global Community Engagement Day. We thought we would celebrate by doing a company-wide poll of who Bang the Table employees thought were important influencers in the world of community engagement. Though we couldn’t cover all of them, there were a few that really stood out. Becky Hirst – Becky is the President […]

Bang the Table

Bang the Table

2 years ago

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Do I need a representative sample for my consultation?

If you’ve ever had a member of your community challenge the validity of your engagement results, you will have first-hand experience in understanding the importance of being able to support your findings with a solid engagement methodology. This often includes being able to pinpoint and explain how your findings are representative of your community. Understanding […]

Nathan Connors

Nathan Connors

2 years ago

Public Engagement with the Smart City

If the Smart City is deemed the solution to twenty-first century urbanisation, then it masks an abyss of hidden vulnerabilities for citizens. The blind belief that technology makes things better fails to address key questions around increasing urbanisation, or how it affects citizens and communities. With intense forms of surveillance purporting to offer better services […]

Sally Hussey

Sally Hussey

2 years ago

Using EHQ for Staff Consultation

Using EngagementHQ to conduct internal staff consultations is a great way to expand your engagement activities and can help to build a culture of engagement in your organisation. In this post, we look at how to setup a internal Staff Portal using EHQ, the types of content and consultations you might conduct via a staff […]

Nathan Connors

Nathan Connors

2 years ago

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