Blogging the Management Conference: Only Seven?!
Hey, municipalities! Interested in improving your city? New York City deputy mayor Daniel Doctoroff has you covered. Doctoroff addressed the conference this morning, and he ...
Hey, municipalities! Interested in improving your city? New York City deputy mayor Daniel Doctoroff has you covered.
Doctoroff addressed the conference this morning, and he told attendees that the Bloomberg administration has defined the seven factors of effective municipal management. Here they are:
- Effective delegation
- Fiscal responsibility
Hey, is that all?! Get on it, cities! What's your problem??
Seriously, though, while NYC's seven factors first struck me as a little...um...broad (and second as a little...self-evident), Doctoroff then went on to describe how the city has actually used them very specifically and effectively.
I guess the point is that, sure, a seven-point plan sounds really great, but you have to actually implement that plan on a very specific basis.
Join the Discussion
After you comment, click Post. You can enter an anonymous Display Name or connect to a social profile.
States With the Top Job Growth in First Half of 201615 hours ago
10 States Join Feds' Lawsuit to Block Health Insurance Mega-Mergers21 hours ago
NBA Pulls All-Star Game From North Carolina 'to Effect Positive Change'21 hours ago
Mike Pence’s Health Policy Record Is a Mixed Bag21 hours ago
New York Joins Flow of States Making Tampons Tax-Free21 hours ago
Court Blocks Michigan's Ban on Straight-Party Voting21 hours ago