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Pay for Play - The Culture of College Athletics May Be Changing.

As many government employees are members of unions, and many of us who work with the government interact with union members and union rules, your perspectives on this issue may vary.  If you’ve ever been to a college football game - you know there is nothing like the atmosphere before the big game. Tailgating, trash talking against your rivals, and showing your school pride - tens of thousands, and…See More
Apr 11
Scott Span posted a blog post

Dear Military: Create a Culture Where What You Say Is What You Do

Last Thursday a military judge reprimanded a General in response to the sexual misconduct case making headlines over the last few weeks.  No jail time was handed down.  Some commented on how it was a slap on the wrist,  perpetuating the views held by some, that the…See More
Mar 26
Catherine Andrews liked Scott Span's blog post 'Tip-off: Is The NCAA Tournament Helping or Hindering Your Productivity?'
Mar 21
Scott Span posted a blog post

Tip-off: Is The NCAA Tournament Helping or Hindering Your Productivity?

You’ve likely seen much in the media addressing how the NCAA tournament affects productivity – positively or negatively - like here, …See More
Mar 21
Joel Mendez liked Scott Span's blog post 'Is the Entitlement Generation Really Entitled?'
Mar 13
Scott Span commented on Don Jacobson's blog post 'White House Makes Employee Engagement a Priority Goal'
"I think this is a major first step to creating a more enhanced culture of engagement and innovation within Gov! As a human capital and OD practitioner I've always found doing culture and engagement work for some Federal client's to be…"
Mar 13
A blog post by Scott Span was featured

Is the Entitlement Generation Really Entitled?

Spoiled. Uncooperative. Impatient. Lazy.These are just a few words used to describe who some have deemed the “entitlement generation” - often called Millennials or Gen Y or even Generation C. Sure, with stories like the…See More
Mar 7
Scott Span posted a blog post

Is the Entitlement Generation Really Entitled?

Spoiled. Uncooperative. Impatient. Lazy.These are just a few words used to describe who some have deemed the “entitlement generation” - often called Millennials or Gen Y or even Generation C. Sure, with stories like the…See More
Mar 7
Scott Span commented on Dannielle Blumenthal's blog post 'Stay Alive - Watch "Game Of Thrones"'
"Love the show, and great points. Concise. You may enjoy a piece I wrote on the show as well: http://tolerosolutions.com/game-of-thrones-7-lessons-in-business-leadership ;"
Mar 7
Scott Span commented on Scott Span's blog post 'How to Attract, Hire, and Retain Millennial Talent'
"Great points, Ryan. Thanks for sharing your experiences. "
Feb 18
Ryan Arba commented on Scott Span's blog post 'How to Attract, Hire, and Retain Millennial Talent'
"Thanks for writing this, Scott.  As the unofficial Gen Y spokesman for my department (aka the 30 year old with a big mouth), I find that the hardest thing for most boomers to understand is the Gen Y definition of fairness.  Your bullet on…"
Feb 18
Michael Stevens liked Scott Span's blog post 'How to Attract, Hire, and Retain Millennial Talent'
Feb 14
A blog post by Scott Span was featured

How to Attract, Hire, and Retain Millennial Talent

Last week, Jay Leno said good night one last time as The Tonight Show’s host.  We all know one of the real reasons why Jimmy Fallon is taking over – it’s to attract a younger crowd to one of late night’s most famous shows.In fact – …See More
Feb 13
Scott Span posted a blog post

How to Attract, Hire, and Retain Millennial Talent

Last week, Jay Leno said good night one last time as The Tonight Show’s host.  We all know one of the real reasons why Jimmy Fallon is taking over – it’s to attract a younger crowd to one of late night’s most famous shows.In fact – …See More
Feb 12
Marian Henderson liked Scott Span's blog post '#BridgeGate – Is Chris Christie Showing Strong Leadership?'
Jan 23
A blog post by Scott Span was featured

#BridgeGate – Is Chris Christie Showing Strong Leadership?

Is Chris Christie showing strong leadership in the wake of #BridgeGate? Or is he just a bully? Anyone who has crossed the George Washington bridge from New Jersey into New York knows first-hand how challenging it can be.  Lots of cars, flared tempers – and that’s on a good day.So imagine if you found out that the reason it took you …See More
Jan 22

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Scott Span's Blog

Pay for Play - The Culture of College Athletics May Be Changing.

Posted on April 10, 2014 at 6:50pm 0 Comments

As many government employees are members of unions, and many of us who work with the government interact with union members and union rules, your perspectives on this issue may vary.  

If you’ve ever been to a college football game - you know there is nothing like the atmosphere before the big game. Tailgating, trash talking against your rivals, and showing your school…

Continue

Dear Military: Create a Culture Where What You Say Is What You Do

Posted on March 25, 2014 at 4:51pm 0 Comments

Last Thursday a military judge reprimanded a General in response to the sexual misconduct case making headlines over the last few weeks.  No jail time was handed down.  Some commented on how it was a slap on the wrist,  perpetuating the views…

Continue

Tip-off: Is The NCAA Tournament Helping or Hindering Your Productivity?

Posted on March 21, 2014 at 10:16am 0 Comments

You’ve likely seen much in the media addressing how the NCAA tournament affects productivity – positively or negatively - like here, …

Continue

Is the Entitlement Generation Really Entitled?

Posted on March 7, 2014 at 10:26am 0 Comments

Spoiled. Uncooperative. Impatient. Lazy.

These are just a few words used to describe who some have deemed the “entitlement generation” - often called Millennials or Gen Y or even Generation C.…

Continue

How to Attract, Hire, and Retain Millennial Talent

Posted on February 12, 2014 at 11:40am 2 Comments

Last week, Jay Leno said good night one last time as The Tonight Show’s host.  We all know one of the real reasons why Jimmy Fallon is taking over – it’s to attract a younger crowd to one of late night’s most famous shows.

In fact – …

Continue

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At 12:43pm on May 3, 2010, Andrea Schneider said…
Thanks for the friendship. Your blogs are interesting and I'm sure I could learn a lot from what you are doing.
At 2:37pm on August 10, 2009, Sunny Hester said…
Welcome to GovLoop Scott!
At 10:56am on July 30, 2009, Cindy Lou Baker said…
Hi Scott. Welcome to GovLoop! Thanks for joining. Please introduce yourself, join the conversation, invite your colleagues, and let us know if you have any ideas on making GovLoop even better.

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