“Delivery-driven Government” by Jennifer Pahlka of Code for America https://medium.com/code-for-america/delivery-driven-government-67e698c57c7b
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If you work in local government management and ever need a motivational boost, these are the sources I look back to:
The Effective Local Government Manager from ICMA.
This City, This Man: The Cookingham Era in Kansas City by Bill Gilbert.
I continue to believe that fiber is single best economic development project a municipality can fund. See here, here, here and here. But as fiber continues to roll out in more towns, the advantage won’t be there much longer.
Introducing the U.S. Digital Service:
Interacting with the government shouldn’t be a thing that you automatically dread.
Every one of us in government, this should be our goal, every day.
While I love what the USDS is doing, I find it a little sad that half the discussion centers around what Mikey wears to work. Who cares? We should be talking about his results and his goals, not dress code.