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- What Is Public Works?
APWA has developed this new public outreach booklet to hand out to your city council, citizens' groups or to new employees to help them understand the scope and importance of public works.
- The Reinventor's Fieldbook: Tools for
This publication includes hundreds of practical lessons learned, do's and don'ts, steps to take, and pitfalls to avoid in public management and governance.
- Strategic Communication: Capitalize Your
Learn how to develop and implement a proactive communication strategy that will reflect positively on your agency. You’ll be able to respond with confidence and authority to hard-hitting or hostile questions and address city council members and the public in an informative and persuasive manner.
- Financing the Future: Long-Term
Readers of this publication will discover key features of a successful long-term financial plan; phases pivotal to plan implementation; and how to involve elected officials, staff, and citizens to create a plan that gets results that are valuable to their community.
- Boomer's Guide to Social Media
This publication shows you how to harness your inner expert to connect with people who want to learn more about your brand.
- Workarounds That Work: How to Conquer
This publication teaches the art of the workaround: a method for accomplishing a task or goal when the normal process isn’t producing the desired results. It explains how to identify problems that make workarounds necessary and then create the best solution available—without sacrificing quality or doing a less-than-stellar job.
- The Leadership Challenge, 3rd Edition
This publication is grounded in extensive research and based on interviews with all kinds of leaders at all levels in public and private organizations from around the world.