State & Local Government

ICMA SmartBrief

News for local government professionals

ICMA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: International City/County Management Association

N.Y. mayor signs measure letting unpaid interns sue employers

4/16/2014

  • Huffington Post, The

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has signed a law that allows unpaid interns to sue employers for the same reasons paid employees might do so. "Our administration is fully committed to aggressively … Read More

Public Safety SmartBrief

News for emergency communications and response professionals

Public Safety SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: National Emergency Number Association

FirstNet seeks new GM following D'Agostino resignation

4/15/2014

  • Urgent Communications

A nationwide search for a new FirstNet general manager is underway following the resignation of Bill D'Agostino, who cited personal and family reasons. The resignation comes after the FirstNet board a… Read More

NRPA SmartBrief

News for professionals working in parks and recreation

NRPA SmartBrief

Published in partnership with: National Recreation and Parks Association

4 ways to demonstrate leadership potential in meetings

4/16/2014

  • TheMuse.com

Meetings are the best place for you to showcase your skills to higher-ups, so put some thought into making meaningful contributions, says Luann Pendy, an executive at Medtronic. Go into meetings knowi… Read More