Morning Buzz

04.24.2014

1 Comment 24 April 2014

The 14 Fastest GIFs On The Internet Transactions Spelman lambasts city manager’s leadership Selma city manager to retire, mayor wants job Assistant city manager shares highlights of arena plan Page intensifies search for city manager Longview Director of Development Services resigns City manager search narrowed to two finalists Pleasant Hill promotes development director to assistant city [...]

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Morning Buzz

04.23.2014

1 Comment 23 April 2014

TODAY! Webinar: Detroit is the Place to Be with Mark Binelli – April 23 Log on to webinar using this link. Save the Date Clackamas County Manager’s Panel – April 24 Next Generation Managers: IAMMA Breakout Session – April 25 Happy Hour Making a Dry Topic Wet – Financial Documents as Communications Tools – May [...]

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Morning Buzz

04.22.2014

5 Comments 22 April 2014

Upcoming  Webinar: Detroit is the Place to Be with Mark Binelli – April 23 Clackamas County Manager’s Panel – April 24 Next Generation Managers: IAMMA Breakout Session – April 25 Happy Hour Making a Dry Topic Wet – Financial Documents as Communications Tools – May 7   #Trending on ELGL Communication Breakdown: Quotas and Clicks [...]

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Silver Tsunami

What is IAMMA? An Interview with David Fitzgerald

6 Comments 21 April 2014

The Illinois Association of Municipal Management Assistants (IAMMA) is hosting their annual conference on April 25, 2014. In light of the upcoming conference ELGL project assistant Alex Buckles interviews David Fitzgerald, Management Analyst at Village of Deerfield and Communications Chair for IAMMA. David share his perspective and experience regarding IAMMA, as well as what to [...]

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Morning Buzz

04.21.2014

4 Comments 21 April 2014

Speaking from the heart, David Ortiz spoke for us     Trending 04.17.14 Jobs, Jobs, Jobs (Prom? Remix) Growing Up in City Hall: Life as a City Manager’s Child with Jeanna Troha Local Government Confidential: Sitting at the Little Kids Table Knope of the Week: David Donaldson, Lake Oswego (OR) Assistant City Manager RI: Rich Kerbel, Town [...]

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Features, Local Government Confidential

Local Government Confidential: Scratchin’ a Public Service Itch

34 Comments 20 April 2014

 Picture of the Week The Leadoff What did you say? A prank on an unsuspecting baseball player lasted more than a month. Watch the video and you will never feel stupid again. Article: Entire Minor League Team Pranks Jeff Francoeur into Thinking Teammate Is Deaf   Hat Tips @wtneary: This is handle for Walter Neary’s Twitter [...]

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Morning Buzz

04.20.2014

2 Comments 20 April 2014

Upcoming  Webinar: Detroit is the Place to Be with Mark Binelli – April 23 Clackamas County Manager’s Panel – April 24 Next Generation Managers: IAMMA Breakout Session – April 25 Happy Hour Making a Dry Topic Wet – Financial Documents as Communications Tools – May 7 #Trending on ELGL Knope of the Week: David Donaldson, [...]

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Morning Buzz

04.19.2014

6 Comments 19 April 2014

Upcoming  Webinar: Detroit is the Place to Be with Mark Binelli – April 23 Clackamas County Manager’s Panel – April 24 Next Generation Managers: IAMMA Breakout Session – April 25 Happy Hour Making a Dry Topic Wet – Financial Documents as Communications Tools – May 7     #Trending on ELGL Knope of the Week: [...]

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Triple Aim

Triple Aim: Washington has one of the best Obamacare exchanges

14 Comments 18 April 2014

This is another installment of an ELGL original content series titled “Taking Triple Aim on Health Care” by Josh Schultz. Josh is a Client Services Associate at Medicare Rights Center, New York Washington’s successful Obamacare exchange has implementation lessons for Oregon By Josh Schultz April 21, 2014 Obamacare enrollment is closed in Washington State but continues [...]

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Job Posting

Job Postings: City of Toledo, OR

1 Comment 18 April 2014

City Manager – Toledo, OR City population 3,470. Salary range $79,500 – $89,500, DOQ plus excellent benefit package. Staff of 48.55 FTE. Seeking full-time skilled professional to oversee the overall management, administration, financial administration and direction of City operations. The City of Toledo has a council-manager form of government. The Manager is appointed by and serves at the [...]

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