September 2015 - Volume 97 - Number 8
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A long-term digital strategy using the Edge assessmen tool will help local governments and public libraries keep pace with both technology changes and community needs.
How to Answer John's Question for Yourself
The Value of Early Wins
What Is the Perception of Your Community?
What's the First Thing You Would Purchase for Your Community?
Take a Deep Breath
Animal Services at Bryan, Texas
Measuring Innovation Value
Top 10 Things I Wish I'd Been Told
What's On Your Wall?
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Economic development strategies can include improving community well-being metrics fundamental to the quality of life that attracts corporations and job seekers.
Budget issues are big initiators of public safety consolidations. Four communities showcase how they changed public safety services.
Leaders can struggle with their role as an employee's coach. but a good coaching influence can provide five major benefits for the person.
Networking is important because it can give you access to jobs and other career-advancing opportunities that might not always be advertised.
Does anyone have recent research on the cost effectiveness of self-insurance programs - either for health coverage, or for liability...? I would appreciate any copies of studies, or any additional leads.Thanks, Jim K.
We have been asked to look into our county’s mail fulfillment and processes. While Broward is a larger County, I’d be interested to hear about any efforts to streamline a municipality’s mail processes. We currently have couriers and mail room...