Public Works 2017 Salary Survey: Now Hiring!
It’s time to become an employer of choice. Here’s how.
Oops! We Made a Mistake
Thanks to our salary survey respondents who pointed out my misinterpretation of the overtime rule for salaried (as opposed to hourly) employees. Good eye!
Look Out! Our Salary Survey's on its Way
On Friday, you'll get (another) e-mail from me asking you to complete our annual...
Trump Administration May Kill Plan to Pay Managers Overtime
In December, a Texas court stopped new labor rules affecting white-collar people...
Trump's Transportation Secretary
OK, so he's only named his chief of staff (Republican National Committee chairman Reince Priebus) and senior strategist (Stephen K. Bannon). Check out this short-list of the president-elect's likely 15 Cabinet appointees to see who's in the running.
Trump: the King of Construction and Growth
My boss weighs in how our president-elect could benefit anyone who designs and...
16 Up-and-Coming Public Works Leaders
Meet the men and women chosen for a year-long professional development program....
2015 Director's Survey
In its quest to become a high-performance organization (HPO), the Orange County...
21 States Sue Federal Government Over New Overtime Rules
Contractors say the Labor Department's plan for compensating white-collar workers...
How Come Federal Employees Get Such Great Retirement Benefits?
Yesterday I got a press release from a consultant who helps federal government...