Tag: Susan Barkman

Building Support for Your Professional Development Goals

What I am listening to: Pandora’s Today’s Hits Radio  What I am excited for: My upcoming camping trip to Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park  What I am reading: Harvard Business Review’s Managing Across Cultures  Everyone needs professional development. Lately I’ve talked with a few people about how to get their supervisor’s support for … Continued

Keep Talking About Diversity!

What I am watching: Old seasons of the Deadliest Catch What I am listening to: Whatever is on the radio! What I am reading: In between books at the moment. First off, a HUGE THANK YOU to Ashley Wooten, Logan Masenthin and Bridget Kozlowski for writing articles about their respective experiences.  It is on all … Continued

Show Off Your Best Data!

What I am reading: The Last Girl: My Story of Captivity, and My Fight Against the Islamic State By: Nadia Murad What I am listening to: Whatever comes through on my IPhone. What I am doing: Planning a trip Crested Butte, CO to see the wildflowers! Lately, I have been thinking about how we learn … Continued

A Taste of #ELGL18 with Susan Barkman, City of Aurora, CO

Know before you go… Meet other #ELGL18 attendees before you head to Golden, Colorado. Continue the conversation in the #ELGL18 Facebook Group or by following the #ELGL18 Twitter List. Susan Barkman City of Aurora, Colorado – Neighborhood Liaison Connect: LinkedIn and Twitter My favorite adventure in life was…. moving to Colorado when I was 20. What is the most local … Continued

Classes are Coming: The Long and Slow Path

By Susan Barkman, LinkedIn and Twitter  First off, I must acknowledge that I was lucky my supervisor and co-workers were incredibly supportive of my pursuit of a Master’s in Public Administration… even after four years.  I took four years, because I was in a tuition benefit program and did not want to take out more student loans. … Continued

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