Features

May-Jun 2019

Effective Leadership and Cross-Cultural Communication

In this environment, effective leadership requires self-discovery, meaningful relationships, and self-care.

May-Jun 2019

Is Your City Creating Obstacles to Participation?

A healthy democracy must be accessible, comfortable, understandable, and convenient.

Mar-Apr 2019

How to Keep Zombies and Vampires Out of Your Workplace

Our workforces are facing a very real threat: “working zombies” and “vampires.”…

Mar-Apr 2019

An Ounce of Prevention Equals A Pound of Transitional Conflict Cure

Well-managed transitions and healthy conflict resolution can help your city operate effectively.

Mar-Apr 2019

Protecting the Protectors

Mental health support for first responders should be a top civic priority.

Mar-Apr 2019

How to Respond to a Computer Security Breach

How cities can prevent and better manage cybersecurity trouble.

Mar-Apr 2019

Employee Wellness: It’s Good For Business!

More organizations are acknowledging that employee well-being has a direct impact on organizational performance and, ultimately, the bottom line.

Jan-Feb 2019

LMC’s Mayor for a Day Essay Contest Winners

More than 450 Minnesota fourth-, fifth-, and sixth-graders wrote essays about their ideas for improving a city service.

Jan-Feb 2019

Federal Legislative Update: New Leaders, New Priorities

Infrastructure, immigration, and taxes are among the top issues that will be taken up in the upcoming 116th Congress.