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Learn from professionals and leaders operating in the adult social care sector, who impart their knowledge on the issues affecting your business.

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Q&A with Christine Asbury. Innovation and technology

If technology and innovation are implemented correctly, they can take person-centred care to new levels. Here, Christine Asbury, talks about the growing role of innovation in the sector, and why instilling a culture of creativity in a service is a crucial first step.

How to reduce staff sickness and increase retention

Jayne Ellis, Chief Executive of EF Training and expert on compassion fatigue explains why proactive, emotional health and safety training is so effective in reducing staff sickness and increasing retention.

How will the coronavirus pandemic change volunteering?

With last month marking Volunteering Week, in this article, QCS, explores the challenges faced by volunteer organisations during the crisis and asks industry thought-leaders to predict the future of volunteering.

Dealing with safeguarding enquiries

Neil Grant from Gordons Partnership discusses the safeguarding enquiry process.

Managing Care Contracts

Neil Grant from Gordons Partnership explores the best ways to manage your care contracts.

Handling CQC Inspections

Neil Grant from Gordons Partnership discusses the best ways you can prepare for a CQC inspection.

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