There are dozens of new shows and documentaries today about taking on a life of minimalism in a tiny house. The Tiny House movement has dozens of great opportunities for your community to add density, populations, and affordable housing. However, many communities are not properly zoned to allow tiny houses. Chris Galusha, the President of […]
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Today, we welcome Sara Thatcher, a media relations wizard, to the podcast. Sara is a Senior Account Executive at Goff Public in St. Paul, Minnesota specializing in work supporting local governments and communication. In this episode, Sara teaches you how to develop, maintain, and leverage media relationships for local elected officials. It is a great […]
Happy Tuesday!! Today’s episode is peeling back a few layers in the onion that is my personality. I couldn’t feel more strongly that local elected officials are the key to our future. Federal and State governments are too partisan and divided (and have been for awhile) to make the tough decisions required to make the […]
So proud of how this interview turned out. This is the audio from a long-form video interview with Chuck Marohn of StrongTowns.org. Chuck is an incredible wealth of knowledge for elected officials. Enjoy! Like the Community, Jobs, & Progress podcast? Subscribe via iTunes or Stitcher to have new episodes delivered directly to your favorite device each Tuesday. Where to find Chuck: Twitter.com/CLMarohn or Twitter.com/StrongTowns […]
Mayor R.T. Rybak is one of my favorite people and I was thrilled when he agreed to join me for a Live Training as part of The Elected Official Institute! Mayor Rybak oversaw an exceptional turnaround in the City of Minneapolis. Under his leadership, the City experienced a renaissance in Downtown Minneapolis adding thousands of apartments and experience-based […]
Earlier this month, I spent a week on the phone talking with elected officials from all over the country. They were fascinating conversations with some lasting an hour or more! My goal was to better understand what elected officials feel they need to better serve their community. The answers I received were incredible. Many people […]