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Today’s TedTalk: Dr. Marianne Cooper on The Power of Us – How We Stop Sexual Harassment

Today's TedTalk: Dr. Marianne Cooper on The Power of Us - How We Stop Sexual Harassment To stop sexual harassment, we must understand why it happens. In her TedX talk, Stanford University sociologist Marianne Cooper shares the research with us about the root causes of sexual harassment. And then, with her [...]

By | 2018-03-15T21:27:27+00:00 March 5th, 2018|Exclusives, Featured, Guest Blog Posts|0 Comments

Career Corner: GovHR USA’s Heidi Voorhees on the Top 10 Interview Blunders (They are ALL Fixable)

GovHR USA's Heidi Voorhees on the Top 10 Interview Blunders - (They are ALL Fixable) By Heidi Voorhees, President, GovHR USA I’ve had the opportunity to observe at least 1,000 interviews in my career as an executive recruiter. I find it very distressing when I see a qualified candidate not get a job due to an [...]

By | 2018-03-06T03:07:29+00:00 February 15th, 2018|Exclusives, Featured, Guest Blog Posts|0 Comments

Career Corner – TNCG’s Jenn Reichelt on Resume Development Part II

Career Corner – Resume Development Part II By Jenn Reichelt, Associate, The Novak Consulting Group Welcome back to Career Corner! In this second of a two-part article, we’re focusing on resume development. As a reminder, your resume is your opportunity to make a good first impression. It should have a clean and easy to read [...]

By | 2018-02-07T04:31:45+00:00 February 7th, 2018|#CareerCorner, #GenderBalance, Career Corner, Exclusives, Featured|0 Comments

Career Corner – TNCG’s Jenn Reichelt on Resume Development Part I

Career Corner – Resume Development Part I By Jenn Reichelt, Associate, The Novak Consulting Group The ushering in of a new year always brings a wave of resolutions. One of the most common (according to the interwebs) is finding a new job. However, many resolutions fail or fall off our radar once March rolls around. [...]

By | 2018-02-01T04:07:20+00:00 February 1st, 2018|#CareerCorner, #GenderBalance, Career Corner, Exclusives, Featured|0 Comments

Valerie Martinelli, MPA on The Important Breakthroughs of the #MeToo Movement

The Important Breakthroughs of the #MeToo Movement By Valerie Martinelli, MPA – Leadership, Life, & Career Coach/ HR & Management Consultant  Sexual harassment has become one of the most prevalent workplace and HR topics in recent weeks. In response to that, there have been surveys that suggest exactly how bad sexual harassment in the workplace [...]

By | 2018-01-23T18:57:37+00:00 January 10th, 2018|#GenderBalance, Exclusives, Featured, Submit a blog post|1 Comment

#100Coaches100Days

Who Benefits from Coaching? EVERYONE! We need YOU! The League has partnered with ICMA to assist with recruiting more female coaches for the ICMA 1-1 Coaching Program. To that end, we are working to recruit 100 female coaches in 100 days! Why? Because coaching offers value for people at any stage in their careers by [...]

By | 2018-01-02T18:58:21+00:00 January 2nd, 2018|Exclusives, Featured|0 Comments

And the Winners are…….The Top 10 Articles of 2017!

The League's Top 10 Articles of 2017!   By Pamela Antil, President, League of Women in Government It’s been another busy year for the League of Women in Government. We’ve heard you loud and clear that having a spot where local government women AND men can visit to read content about advancing women in government [...]

By | 2018-01-19T00:57:56+00:00 January 1st, 2018|Exclusives, Featured, Uncategorized|0 Comments

HAPPY NEW YEAR! HERE’S TO A GREAT 2018!

Happy New Year from the League of Women in Government! 2018 is going to be a GREAT year! And we want YOU to be a part of it! Want to get involved? Help us plan an event or professional development opportunity in your city/region? Write and article for the website or newsletter? Start the new [...]

By | 2018-01-01T20:04:22+00:00 December 31st, 2017|Exclusives, Featured|0 Comments

Guest Writer Heidi Voorhees on The Ten Things Employees Tell Us They Want In a Leader

Have You Been a Naughty or Nice Boss? Heidi Voorhees Shares The Ten Things Employees Tell Us They Want In a Leader By Heidi Voorhees, President, GovHRUSA We’ve interviewed thousands of employees as a part of our recruitment and selection processes. Here is what they tell us they want in a leader, boss, manager, and [...]

By | 2017-12-31T06:26:31+00:00 December 20th, 2017|Exclusives, Featured, Guest Blog Posts|1 Comment

Guest Writer Karen Daly on Reaching the Gender Balance Plateau in 2017: We have more work to do!

Guest Writer Karen Daly on Reaching the Gender Balance Plateau in 2017: We have more work to do! By Karen Daly, ICMA Mountain Plains Regional Director First, you have to know that I fan-girl of Sheryl Sandberg. Next, you should know that she continues to support amazing work on gender balance in the workforce. LeanIn.org [...]

By | 2017-12-05T21:39:55+00:00 December 5th, 2017|Exclusives, Featured, Share Your Story, Uncategorized|0 Comments