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20 questions to improve work conversations

ICMA SmartBrief | Nov 28, 2016

How you begin a conversation can determine how productive the discussion will be, writes Dan Rockwell. He offers 10 such icebreakers, as well as 10 questions for helping move forward after the conversation ends. Leadership Freak blog (11/22)


Trump cuts for "sanctuary cities" could cost Calif. city $1B

ICMA SmartBrief | Dec 01, 2016

LeBron James, transformational leader?

ICMA SmartBrief | Dec 02, 2016

Cities can't use dry ice for rodent abatement, feds say

ICMA SmartBrief | Dec 01, 2016

Do what you can with what you have

ICMA SmartBrief | Nov 30, 2016

Big dreams are great, but have a plan

ICMA SmartBrief | Nov 29, 2016

Wash. city looks to rebrand itself

ICMA SmartBrief | Nov 28, 2016

Advice for tuning in to others

ICMA SmartBrief | Dec 01, 2016

Handicap-accessible equipment added to Mich. playground

ICMA SmartBrief | Nov 30, 2016

Va. county hires manager with public, private experience

ICMA SmartBrief | Nov 30, 2016


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