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How the Enneagram can Transform your Workplace

Have you ever been in a situation where you interpreted an event completely differently than another person who experienced the same event? Consider this example: You ...
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Six Ways Your Work Order System Could be Failing You

If you’re like most cities, there is rarely a shortage of to-do items waiting for you in the morning when you get to work. If you are responsible for completing or ...
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How to Complete Virtual Inspections During COVID-19

In the face of the COVID-19 pandemic, many agencies are considering new methods to keep citizens and contractors safe. One way local government agencies are doing this ...
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Five Reasons for an Electronic Plan Review System

If you find yourself asking the question, “Does my agency really need to move to an electronic plan review process?”, then you are not alone. Thousands of agencies ...
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Five Ways Short Term Rentals are Transforming your City

With over 6 million Airbnb listings worldwide, there is no denying that the world of short term rentals is an expanding piece of the tourism industry. And, with 65,000 ...
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How Will You Measure Your Life?

Using foundational research and business theories first developed during his time at Harvard Business School, Clayton M. Christensen in his book “How Will You Measure ...
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Why Coastal Towns Should Store Data in the Cloud

Data can be stored in a range of ways. Storage is possible in paper forms, hosted on an internet-connected platform, or in fully on-premises data centers.
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Is the Housing Market in Danger Again?

If you've read about the housing market lately, chances are you've seen some discussion about slow home sales. Chances are you've also seen negative future predictions. ...
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How to Inspire by Starting with Why

Life-changing innovations, groundbreaking social movements, and timeless leaders all have one thing in common - they begin by defining their WHY. In his book “Start With ...
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A Half-Dozen Lessons in Local Government Leadership

Good local government leaders are always in high demand. They inspire communities, changing lives for the better. What are these folks made of? Effective leaders — in ...
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