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Tag: Mecklenburg County

ELGL19 Session: Building a Diverse & Inclusive Workplace

Time: 3:15 pm Thursday, May 16 Location: Morris Street Hallway, Room #1  Breakout: Building a Diverse & Inclusive Workplace The culture of an organization has a big impact on how employees feel about their place of work. From retention and recruitment to job performance, culture plays a role in shaping organizations. Local government employees are … Continued

ELGL19 Session: Starting an Equity & Inclusion Program

Time: 10:20 am Friday, May 17 Location: Foster Street Hallway, Room #1  Breakout: Starting an Equity & Inclusion Program – Definitions, Tactics and Best Practices  The trend in high performing organizations is to operationalize and prioritize equity and inclusion on an enterprise level.  But what does that mean and how does it get done?  Attendees … Continued

ELGL19 Session: Figuring Out What Works, Evaluation in Local Government

Time: 2:00 pm Thursday, May 16 Location: Foster Street Hallway, Room #2  Breakout: Figuring Out What Works, Evaluation in Local Government How can organizations measure if the programs and services they provide are being done as effectively and efficiently as possible? Often local governments start new programs or manage existing programs with lofty goals and outcomes … Continued

Podcast: Diversity with Christine Edwards and James Gaston

  Christine Edwards Community Relations Coordinator Mecklenburg County, NC LinkedIn | Twitter James Gaston III Budget Analyst Petersburg, VA LinkedIn | Twitter Christine Edwards, the Community Relations Coordinator for Mecklenburg County, NC, and James Gaston III, a Budget Analyst for Petersburg, VA, join the podcast to talk about the work of NFBPA and making local … Continued

ELGL Pitching Social Media Session on ICMA Call for Ideas

In addition to our upcoming presentation at the SGR Organizational Development conference in January, ELGL has set a goal of presenting at three professional conferences in 2014.  We believe that this type of outreach is good for our organization and our mission, and so we are making active pitches to participate in other organizations’ conferences … Continued

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