5 Key Attributes of High Performing Governments
High-performing governments are easy to spot: they’re open, they’re transparent, they’re accountable, and they’re engaged. They have the right tools at their disposal and they get the job done.
7 Benefits of Benchmarking for Local Government
Everyone benchmarks in one way or another in our personal lives. As an avid golfer, I hold an 8 handicap. On good days, I play to my handicap but on the not-so-good days, I struggle to break 90. Maintaining a golf handicap - benchmarking - helps me understand how I'm performing and what progress I'm making in my game. It also allows me to compete with golfers of differing abilities on a level playing field.
How to Solve Local Government Challenges with a Strategic Plan
Local governments face many challenges on a regular basis, and each of these challenges has the potential to pose a threat to a municipality on their road to progress. With a strategic plan in place, local governments are able to tackle these issues head-on and get on the path to high-performance and provide the best possible service for their citizens.