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A better way of dealing with council tax arrears

Local authorities depend on several streams of income for funding, such as council tax and parking fines, apart from central government assistance. Cutbacks caused by austerity policies restrict budgets for front line services and make these alternative revenue sources even…

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Suppliers are key to good public sector procurement

Be Connected Data Analysis – What about Suppliers?

A great public sector procurement deal has several successful components. All should be present to qualify it as a “good deal”. Here are 4 that spring to mind: Lower cost, ideally through collaborative procurement for greater buying power Demonstrable savings…

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Breakdown of mobile voice & data contract renewals in the next 12 months

Join our LinkedIn group for daily procurement insights

Be Connected is the prime tool for public sector pronouncement to reveal contract renewal details. Information that is vital for sound benchmarking and collaborative opportunities to maximise frameworks. Now you can join the LinkedIn group that brings you daily insights…

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