Guest Blogger Jan Perkins on Having the Confidence to Pursue the TOP JOB

By Jan Perkins, Former City Manager and ICMA Senior Advisor/West Region Liaison   There are many reasons women are under-represented as chief executives in local governments (and many other areas in business and government as well). There’s one thing women are especially well-positioned to do to change that – and that is to be open [...]

2019-07-09T22:22:29-07:00April 13th, 2016|Exclusives, Featured, Submit a blog post|0 Comments

Guest Blogger: Dr. Frank Benest on Leading by Letting Go

By Dr. Frank Benest Dr. Benest recommends that leaders make the transition from controlling to coaching: I'm a recently appointed division manager in a large city Human Resources Department. I was promoted because I'm results-oriented and have demonstrated my ability to accomplish whatever assignment is thrown my way. As division manager, I have a lot [...]

2019-07-09T22:22:07-07:00January 15th, 2016|Exclusives, Featured, Uncategorized|0 Comments