Webinar: What Can Leaders Learn from a Cartoonist?

Virtual Event

Join us as John Kolm shows us another side to creativity at work, as well as some of his cartoons, leading us on a journey of what creativity and innovation in a government workplace really means.

MGM National Harbor: Leading Change in the DMV Area

Fort Leslie J. McNair Officers’ Club. 4th Streets, S.W., Washington, D.C., United States

In 2016, MGM National Harbor opened its doors in Prince George's County and introduced a new industry to the local market.  This endeavor provided 4,000 new careers and required a robust HR plan to mass hire within a short window.  Logan Gaskill, Vice President of Human Resources led this project and successfully delivered on MGM's commitment to creating opportunity for ... Read More

Webinar: Getting Ready for the Annual Institute: What Is a Tweet on Twitter?

Virtual Event

Register Here An understanding of the dos and don’ts of using social media at work is essential to every employee in every organization. An organization’s public image and reputation depend on how well it guides its employees to exercise good judgment when using social media, and on its ability to navigate the difficult situations that arise from social media interactions. While using social media ... Read More

Inhouse or Outsourced? The Biggest Debate in Training

The City Club of Washington DC 555 13th St NW, Washington, DC, United States

Should training be done in-house or through contractors? Join us for a lively, audience-driven Town Hall meeting to discuss the two sides.

Webinar: Futureproof Your Agency: Skills as the New Currency

Virtual Event

Click here to watch the recording. Click here to download the handout. Developing new knowledge, new skills and new abilities is critical to futureproofing your agency's evolving talent needs. According to Bersin by Deloitte, only 33% of millennials believe their organizations are using their skills well, and 42% say they are likely to leave because they are not learning fast ... Read More

Not Enough Time, Too Much Technology, and No Real Relationships

The City Club of Washington DC 555 13th St NW, Washington, DC, United States

Have we thought much about time in the digital age? What about its impact on relationships? How about technology? Does tweeting, facebook, etc equate to face-to-face exchange? What about when you combine all three? Do they sum up to engagement? This session discusses the complex interplay of these dynamics on human behavior, trust, and compassion with practical tips on how ... Read More

TOCAI19 Pre-Institute Workshops

Norfolk Waterside Marriott 235 E Main St, Norfolk, VA, United States

We are excited to pilot pre-Institute workshops for the 2019 Annual Institute. Our 80th year program theme continues as we are “Learning from our past. Leading into your future.” Join us for one of two free pre-conference workshops that will prepare you for your future. Workshops will be help on Sunday, April 28 and begin promptly at 1pm. You must ... Read More

TOC Award Winners, Where Are They Now?

Virtual Event

Register now and join us Tuesday, May 28th at 12:00pm as we catch up with past TOC Distinguished Service Award winners. TOC Executive Board member and Awards Committee Chair Shanda Adams will discuss the various awards TOC gives to distinguished winners. She’ll introduce you to a few previous award winners and ask them to talk about their winning projects. They ... Read More