News & Events

Drawing attention to trends and new research is an important part of SLGE at ICMA-RC’s mission. To that end, SLGE at ICMA-RC collaborates with media outlets and related organizations to promote its research and resources. The Center’s research has been covered by the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, National Public Radio, Axios, CNBC, Bloomberg News, Fox Business, Governing, Politico, Forbes, USA Today, and many other outlets. State legislators and agencies, local governments, and federal and congressional entities rely on and cite that research regularly.

SLGE at ICMA-RC also holds events and webinars to focus on timely issues, enabling state and local governments and other public service organizations to build capacity to attract and retain the talent they need to operate in an increasingly complex world.

Latest News

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

E-News: Public Service Employment; COVID Impacts by Career Stage

  • A Cross-Sector Review of Public Employment
  • Infographic: Career Stage Breakouts on COVID-19 Survey
  • Presentations at the ICMA Regional Conferences
  • Recent Webinars
  • SLGE in the News

K-12 Employee Job Satisfaction Plummets as Stress and Worries Increase Regarding COVID-19 Safety and Personal Finances

A nationwide poll of K-12 employees finds this segment of the state and local workforce has heightened concerns stemming from the COVID-19 pandemic.

Events

Webinar: 2021 State and Local Workforce Survey Results

Since 2009, SLGE at ICMA-RC has partnered with the International Public Management Association for Human Resources and the National Association of State Personnel Executives on a workforce survey of state and local government HR professionals. This year’s survey included questions on recruitment, retention, benefits, and retirement, as well as flexible work practices and the looming […]

Webinar: State and Local Workforce: Employee Sentiment & Employment Outlook

SLGE and NIRS co-hosted a webinar on “The State and Local Workforce: Employee Sentiment & Employment Outlook,” with a recording posted here.

Webinar: K-12 Public School Employee Views on Finances, Employment Outlook, and Safety Concerns Due to COVID-19

A nationwide poll of K-12 employees finds this segment of the state and local workforce has heightened concerns stemming from the COVID-19 pandemic. Of those surveyed, the vast majority reported feeling stressed (63%), high levels of burnout/fatigue (54%), and substantial anxiety (47%) at work due to the pandemic. These worries come as K-12 employees were […]

  1. Webinar: 2021 State and Local Workforce Survey Results

    May 19 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm