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We are YOUR Ambassadors… Selling YOUR municipality

Filed in HIRING ARTICLES, MUNICIPALITY by on October 27, 2018
We are YOUR Ambassadors… Selling YOUR municipality

Finding new staff and convincing people to take a second look at your community, isn’t nearly as easy at looks … If you are living in a town, city or village you already know the “good and the bad”. Chances are, if you are still there it’s because you believe that your municipality is a great place to […]

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Parable of the Little Town… the reluctant Mayor and the Dawdling Council

Filed in MUNICIPALITY by on September 30, 2018
Parable of the Little Town… the reluctant Mayor and the Dawdling Council

Long ago and far away, in a small province, there was a little town that had a reluctant Mayor. It was a nice little town. It had good roads, neat parks, children playing and lots of programs. Town bills were always paid on time. People who lived there liked the little town and they liked […]

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October 2018 Newsletter

Filed in HIRING ARTICLES, MUNICIPALITY by on September 30, 2018
October 2018 Newsletter

When Tom Goulden initially asked me to make this presentation, for the Alberta Urban Municipalities Association, he suggested a few topics… I thought perhaps his best was: But, in the end, WHAT A SEARCH FIRM CAN DO FOR YOU, seemed best …I added the GOOD Search Firm …  Full disclosure, I was the recruiter who […]

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What Great Co-workers Do!

Filed in HIRING ARTICLES, MUNICIPALITY by on July 30, 2018
What Great Co-workers Do!

  “Most people are about as happy as they make up their minds to be.”                                                                                                                                            Abraham Lincoln For some time I have been aware of a TV program called “What Not to Wear” … maybe you’ve seen it? Every now and again I pass it while channel surfing … if you are not familiar, […]

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A Municipal Employee in a Mid-Life Career Crisis: Time to Reinvent?

Filed in MUNICIPALITY by on May 1, 2018
A Municipal Employee in a Mid-Life Career Crisis: Time to Reinvent?

A typical career trajectory goes like this: Your ‘20s is the ‘pay-your-dues’ decade. That’s when you are learning about yourself and starting to figure things out. It occurs to you that you are really good at some things … it’s when your career path starts to emerge.  In your ‘20s you are allowed to take some […]

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