Top 15 Colleges for City Managers

Have you ever wondered where City Managers go to college? In my college years, the schools that often came to mind as producers of City Managers were University of Kansas and University of North Texas. As part of the preparation for the launch of City Compensation, I developed a pretty large dataset of City Management […]

Seven Tips to Improve Communication with Your Governing Body

Effective communication between a City Manager and City Council is essential for the smooth operation of local government and the achievement of shared goals. To foster transparency, collaboration, and alignment, consider implementing these seven steps to enhance communication with your City Council. Regular Reporting (Weekly or Monthly Reports): Consistent reporting is a cornerstone of transparent […]