Key Takeaways from 2016 ICMA Conference
The Envisio team recently attended the 102nd Annual ICMA Conference in beautiful Kansas City and with over 3,000 attendees at the event this will surely be remembered as one of the most popular conferences in ICMA history.
Simplifying the Language of Strategic Planning
If you have participated in more than one strategic planning session, you’ve probably noticed that the language used in strategic planning is varied and confusing. One person’s ‘Goal’ is another’s ‘Priority’. Discussions prevail over whether to call it a ‘Strategy’ or an ‘Objective’ and ‘Mission’ is often confused with ‘Vision’.
The TED Commandments: Aiding Local Government Reporting to Council
We’ve all spent time online watching TED Talks while the world’s greatest innovators, leaders and dreamers give impassioned talks on their field of expertise. For those that don’t know, TED stands for Technology, Entertainment, Design and it highlights inspiring presentations organized by skilled orators.