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E-News: Survey Findings on Recruitment and Other Workforce Challenges; SLGE’s New Name and Expanded Mission

  • The Center for State and Local Government Excellence is Becoming the MissionSquare Research Institute

  • 2021 State and Local Government Workforce Survey Results Released

  • Financial Wellness Grant Updates

  • SLGE at ICMA-RC in the News

State and Local Governments Face Acute Challenges Recruiting Workers in Health Care, Public Safety, Skilled Trades and Engineering

New Research from the Center for State and Local Government Excellence at ICMA-RC Finds Spike in Retirement Amid COVID-19 Pandemic New research assessing the state and local government workforce finds jurisdictions are facing acute challenges recruiting employees in several critical areas. Health care positions are identified as hard to fill by 60-75% of survey respondents, […]

E-News: Financial Wellness Resources; Webinar on Workforce Survey Results

  • New Infographic on Emergency Savings Funds for Employees
  • Register Now for Workforce Survey Webinar on May 19
  • Stakeholders Report on Financial Wellness
  • Public Plans Data: 2020 Updates Posted
  • SLGE at ICMA-RC in the News