Brian Elms, the director of the Denver Peak Academy, and J.B. Wogan, a Governing staff writer, wrote the book Peak Performance: How Denver’s Peak Academy Is Saving Millions of Dollars, Boosting Morale and Just Maybe Changing the World (And How You Can Too!). It's available at

June 21, 2016

Sweat the Small Stuff

At Denver’s innovative Peak Academy management program, there’s a big focus on celebrating small-scale wins.