We know rudeness gets in the way of relating to others at work. But even common, well-meaning responses can block us from connecting with others. Here are 10 common ways we prevent ourselves from being present and truly listening to others, and steps we can take to remove those barriers.
You all have stories to tell and knowledge to share so don’t let a fear of public speaking stop you from educating people who want to listen.
Learn how shared service arrangements and regional planning agencies can help state and local governments harness the benefits of collaboration.
Here are some alternative reasons to explore why your colleague may seem rather testy and annoyed.
During the past 20 years, or so, as video technology has leapfrogged itself to the point where you can shoot a feature film on your phone, many local agencies began hiring communication specialists and video producers to come up with new and creative ways to get their message out. But, in many cases, the priorities… Read more »
We all want to be heard and understood, especially in a difficult conversation. Ask yourself these four questions beforehand to help your message come across clearly and compassionately to the listener.
Are you ready to do your coworkers, friends, and yourself a favor by replying to emails on Email Debt Forgiveness Day?
Learn about how new technologies are helping public safety officials fulfill their missions more efficiently and effective. Also, see what trends have be transforming agencies around the country.
The future is full of complex challenges that government will need to solve. Find out how your agency can use collaboration and innovation to tackle tough issues and deliver on your mission.
Does your company, government agency, or organization miss the mark with their internal employee portal?