Tag: ICMA

Podcast: Near the Top Report with Leisha Dehart-Davis & Kimberly Nelson

Leisha Dehart-Davis Professor of Public Administration and Government UNC School of Government Bio | LinkedIn | Twitter Kimberly Nelson Associate Professor of Public Administration and Government UNC School of Government Bio | LinkedIn | Twitter Diversity in the local government profession. Two professors from the University of North Carolina School of Government share findings from … Continued

Podcast: Karen Pinkos, ICMA President & City Manger of El Cerrito, CA

Karen Pinkos ICMA President City Manager, El Cerrito, CA Bio | LinkedIn | Twitter Live from the 2018 ICMA Conference in Baltimore, MD. The new ICMA President, Karen Pinkos, joined the podcast to talk about her career path, leadership and her tips for young professionals. She answered questions from the audience and talked about her new … Continued

It Matters Who You Associate With

What I’m listening to – GovLove podcasts as I get excited for #ELGL18 What I’m watching – youth soccer What I’m doing – ELGL strategic planning I am a joiner. I have always seen the value of relationships and learning so I have gravitated to places where I can learn from peers and be mentored … Continued

ICMA Career Compass #62: How Do I Get a Better Title?

Dr. Frank Benest is back with more career advice: How Do I Get a Better Title ANALYST: I’m a senior management analyst in the city manager’s office in a mid-sized city. Over the past four years, I’ve been the lead person for the organization on a number of internal and external communication issues. I’m well-regarded … Continued

ICMA Coaching Program: Entrepreneurial Solutions for Local Government Challenges

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Entrepreneurial Solutions for Local Government Challenges ICMA Coaching Program Webinar 10:30 – 12:00 PM PDT, Wednesday, March 28, 2018 Advance registration required for this no-charge webinar Topics: 1. What are the major stages of a career in local government? 2. What are the key factors for success in each and resources to support you? … Continued

ICMA Career Compass #61: Leadership is the Art of Conversation

Frank is back with a new Career Compass post: Leadership is the Art of Conversation Franks receives a question from an HR Manager and has some solutions to his problem: I’m a human resources manager in a large city organization. Since I would like to enhance my leadership capabilities, I asked the HR director if … Continued

ICMA Coaching Program: Maximizing Your Growth at Each Career Stage

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Maximizing Your Growth at Each Career Stage ICMA Coaching Program Webinar 11:00 – 12:30 PM PDT, Wednesday, February 28, 2018 Advance registration required for this no-charge webinar Webinar topics: What are the major stages of a career in local government? What are the key factors for success in each and resources to support you? What … Continued

Continuing the Conversation: Hello?! Is This Thing On?

Sign up to share your story, insights, or recommendations on diversity in local government.  By Karen Daly, Mountain Plains Regional Director, ICMA Hello?!  Is this thing on? “Wow!  I didn’t realize you had so much experience.  You did a great job responding to the questions from the Council,” said the executive recruiter after my interview … Continued

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