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- In the News: ELGL Plugging the Public Sector
- 03.30.12 Knope of the Week
- ELGL Call for Resumes – Deadline Extended
- 04.02.12 The Afternoon Delight
- Info Request: Employee Recognition – Sample Policies
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2012 Nominations | Pivotal Leaders – Nominations are open for the 2012 Pivotal Leaders list – do you know a NW cleantech exec that’s leading the pack?
Beaverton City Council candidates to participate in public debate– Mark Fagin and Rob Solomon are running for Position 3 of the Beaverton City Council.
ODOT seeks public’s ideas on Hwy. 99 corridor – Meetings this week will be held “drop-in style,” meaning members of the public can come at anytime during the stated session times. The two sessions will be from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 4, at Phoenix Elementary School, 215 N. Rose St., and during the same time slot on Thursday, April 5, at Talent Middle School, 102 Christian Ave.
Does Your Job Keep You Up at Night? – I take my job to bed with me; I can’t help it. There are days when my lack of sleep makes it tough to concentrate in the day.
Management Tip: Mentees, Make Listening Your First Priority.
Three Steps to Generating Social Gravity – How can you shift from push to pull and create your own social gravity? With three basic steps: Purpose provides the Why; Platforms the What; and Partners the How.
What’s the fastest way to get fired? – What’s worse: taking company information or having sex with one of your employees?
Cornelius struggles to engage Latino residents – With a population that is 51 percent Latino, the city government attempts to reach out to an increasingly diversified public.
Why Users Hate Most Websites, and How They Can Get Better – As Anil Dash pointed out this weekend, arguments about the ethics and functionality of save-for-later apps like Instapaper and Readability have reached the same fever pitch as Blogger-vs.-WordPress-vs.-Tumblr had a few years ago. It’s a matter of passion and honor (and name–calling) for industry leaders, but users just go on using the apps they like.
The Elusiveness of Police Accountability – If Trayvon Martin had been shot by an officer, his killing wouldn’t have sparked a national outcry. Why it’s so hard to hold officers accountable for excessive force.
Is the Retro Ballpark Movement Officially Over? 20 years since Camden Yards opened in Baltimore, a look back on the stadium design that’s emerged since.
Better Leadership Through Social Media – Most executives don’t want yet another platform to deal with. They aren’t looking at it the right way.
Inside the UGB
- Hales: Former Commissioner Trying To Stand Out In Crowded Field
- West Linn says Wal-Mart planning May 30 grand opening for grocery store | The Oregonian
- TriMet analysis shows light rail coding error only affected Clackamas County Commissioner Jim Bernard’s property
- West Linn City Councilor Jenni Tan announces plans to run for re-election
Outside the UGB
- Len Goodwin confirmed as new Public Works director
- Oregon must focus on transportation infrastructure
- Innovation Council spurs growth – Economic development organization invests in Bend company | The Bu
- Medford Adopts ‘Pay By Phone’ Parking
- Bus rapid transit plan spurs lively city council debate
- CRC begins testing ground near I-5 Bridge
- Website ranks Longview among ‘America’s Prettiest Towns’
- More tests lie ahead for vacant Courthouse Square
- Blasi chosen for Salem council seat
- New plan protects city’s iconic views
- Panel backs help for homeless
- Burien City Council adopts resolution to send annexation of Unincorporated King County to a vote this November