Everything You Need To Know About Employee Write-ups

Everything You Need To Know About Employee Write-ups

Be consistent in your write-ups. Employee write-up forms only mean something if you use them the same way every time. Make sure your company has a clearly defined policy for when it’s necessary to use an employee write-up form and use it every time those instances...
Automate Your Record Keeping: Agendas & Minutes

Automate Your Record Keeping: Agendas & Minutes

Agendas and minutes for meetings are crucial for running productive, public meetings where things get done, rather than unstructured, shouting matches between parties. Crafting an agenda, listing all the action items and other topics that need discussion, sets the...
Secure Your Public Communications

Secure Your Public Communications

Handling public records requires great care. Public records are public property, but it doesn’t necessarily mean that all public records are subject to public disclosure. When sharing records with other agencies or authorized individuals, it’s important to use certain...
Provide Better Service to Constituents

Provide Better Service to Constituents

Whether you’re in the city auditor’s office, public works, parks and recreation, or the school district, it’s your duty as a public agency to provide the best possible service to the members of your office’s constituency. Providing above and beyond service to the...
What Is PGP Encryption And How Does It Work?

What Is PGP Encryption And How Does It Work?

A lot of people have heard of PGP encryption, but not many know how it works. In this article, we hope to change that. We’ll explain what PGP encryption is, how it works, and the downsides to using it. What Is PGP Encryption? PGP encryption is a form of message...
What Makes a Good UI?

What Makes a Good UI?

The user interface (UI) is the visual intermediary through which we interact with and control software on a computer. It’s what we see on our monitors and how we tell an application what to do with input devices. Having a good UI is essential to creating a great user...