Engagement Vs. Management

Actions for Leading Engagement - Video [30 minutes]

Management expert Gary Hamel notes that, “modern organizations are motivationally crippled because they coerce grudging compliance instead of inspiring passion and performance.” Most of today’s government employees are knowledge workers, who come … View Course

Managing Mobility

Tips for Managing a Mobile Workforce - Video [30 minutes]

Not long ago your team probably worked from the office every day. Now, it might seem like everyone is working remotely. Telework is easier than ever and has the potential … View Course

Editing Tips and Tricks

Video [6 minutes]

If you work in government, chances are really good that you read and write a lot every day. One of the pitfalls for people who produce or preview pages of … View Course

Your Cybersecurity Crash Course

10 Things You Need to Know Right Now - Video [20 minutes]

Information security may very well be the defining challenge of this era of government. How will government meet security demands with cyber attacks coming from every side? Even if you … View Course

How Do We Know When To Trust Our Gut?

Video [7 minutes]

“Blue sense,” “intuition,” or “gut checks” are common ways to describe the feeling of when you should take a specific action at a certain time. This feeling is actually scientific and … View Course

Performance Management Matters

Getting the Most from Performance Management Initiatives - Video [6 minutes]

Performance Management initiatives have been around for awhile. Most organizations implement them well — however, it’s not an exact science. In order to get the most from your Performance Management Plan, … View Course

5 Quick Tips to Have a Nice Conflict

How to Manage Emotions in the Office - Video [7 minutes]

President Reagan once said, “Peace is not the absence of conflict; it is the ability to handle conflict by peaceful means.” And that’s not just true on the geopolitical level, … View Course

Plain Language

Tips for Improving Your Content - Video [45 minutes]

Government gobbledygook! That’s what most citizens say when they see government policies and legislation. Speaking of legislation, the Plain Language Act actually mandates that government agencies write more clearly.  So … View Course

5 Tips For Healthy Work/Life Balance

Video [40 minutes]

Most of us desire a healthy work/life balance. Yet many of us don’t have it, and some of us don’t even know what it looks like. Take the first steps … View Course

8 Networking Tips

Getting the Most Out of Networking Events - Video [6 minutes]

Do you find it difficult to connect with people at large events? Does the thought of introducing yourself to someone you don’t know invoke a state of panic? Let us help … View Course