Jobs, Jobs, Jobs

10.22.14 Jobs, Jobs, Jobs (Apple Pay Remix)

Comments Off 21 October 2014

I Just Bought Chicken Nuggets With My Dang iPhone Management City Administrator, Arcadia, FL City Manager, Chattahoochee Hills, GA City Administrator / Clerk, Britt, IA Town Administrator, Rutland, MA Town Manager, Sangerville, MA City Administrator, Cokato, MN City Administrator, Lake Lotawano, MO Village Administrator, Enon, OH City Administrator, Siloam Springs, OK City Administrator, Stephenville, TX Executive Director, Oregon Rural Action General Manager, Kitsap Public [...]

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Communication Breakdown

New Column Alert: Digital Storytelling with Kim Ervin, Pyramid Communications

0 Comments 22 October 2014

One of the many benefits from #ELGL14 was strengthening our relationships with Kim Ervin from Pyramid Communications. Kim participated on the social media scene panel. (You can relive the session here.) Kim has agreed to write a monthly column on successful communication strategies from the public and private sector. That’s not all – Kim has agreed to be [...]

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Discovering Detroit, ELGL/Midwest

Pure Michigan: ELGL Launches in the Mitten State

2 Comments 22 October 2014

Famous designer John Varvatos announced yesterday that he’s opening a store in Michigan. Today we announce that we’re setting up shop in the Great Lake State. We hired a new public affairs assistant, Kristin Bodle and we’ve started to form an advisory board with Alan Mond, CEO & Co-Founder at MuniRent, Mitch Foster, Kingsley Village Manager, Tim Wolff, Lake [...]

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Morning Buzz


Comments Off 22 October 2014

We dedicate todays Morning Buzz to legendary Washington Post editor Ben Bradlee who oversaw the coverage of Watergate. In addition to his oversight of Watergate, he was created with helping transform the Washington Post into one of the most respected newspapers in the U.S. We hope the stories we have chosen today are ones that [...]

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Morning Buzz


1 Comment 21 October 2014

Ever since we read this story about a scientist who stumbled upon a spider the size of a puppy, all of us at ELGL HQ are: a) glad we’re in local government and not arachnology; and b) scared witless of puppy sized spiders.  Here’s a spider themed Buzz to get you through Tuesday.

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Jobs, Jobs, Jobs

SGR Job Searches 10.21.2014

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Strategic Government Resources has a list of management jobs from across the State of Texas. Take a look at the openings they’re searching for and apply today. You can learn more about a position from the SGR contact listed below. President: Jacksonville (TX) Economic Development Corporation The City of Jacksonville, Texas, is seeking a new [...]

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Engaging the Whole Community

Webinar Library

Video: Engaging the Whole Community Lunch & Learn

4 Comments 21 October 2014

In case you missed our last Salem, OR event, our co-sponsoring organizations recorded it! Thanks to the City of Salem and the Chinook Institute you can learn about engaging an entire community. Watch and share the video below. Engaging the Whole Community Back on September 18th local government professionals packed the Pringle Community Hall in Salem and [...]

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Jobs, Jobs, Jobs

UNC Job Posts 10.20.2014

0 Comments 20 October 2014

Our friends at University of North Carolina have sent us their weekly round up of public sector jobs. From local government opportunities in North Carolina to non-profit and private sector availability across the country, check out the list and apply below.  Download the complete list: UNC Job Postings 10.20.2014 Local Government:  Budget Analyst, City of Jacksonville, NC Budget [...]

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Innovation Series: Everyblock, News & Social Media for Neighborhoods

3 Comments 20 October 2014

The next installment of our Innovation Webinar Series is on October 22nd with Everyblock, a service that aims to bring news and social media down to a neighborhood level. So join us at Noon PT, you can register and learn more below. Register for the Everyblock Webinar on October 22nd How are they innovative? The [...]

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Annual Conference

#ELGL14 Prezi: The Social Media Scene

5 Comments 20 October 2014

Per the request of a number of #ELGL14 attendees, we’re posting a link to the social media presentation. Bridget, Julie, Kim, and Patrick provided a number of takeaways that might be useful for your organization. Link: #ELGL14: The Social Media Scene

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