Project Management

Every major civic initiative or public project must have a strong project manager and a rigorous project management system to have any prospects for success.


Outsourcing can be tempting, but it will not improve efficiency without a smart, market-based procurement effort, clear performance standards and tough vendor oversight.

Fiscal Discipline

State and local governments face a less predictable (and more precarious) future than ever before, and must adopt a more aggressive approach to managing their fiscal resources.