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Department Dashboards Give Every Unit in Your Agency an Opportunity to Shine

By |2019-12-06T10:08:15+00:00Dec. 05, 2019|Best Practices, Product, School Districts|

Demystifying day-to-day operations to drive public trust, build consensus, and improve outcomes Many local governments and school districts maintain dedicated pages on their websites for the numerous departments they manage. Too often however, these pages merely house the basics: hours [...]

ClearGov Expands Transparency Suite to Include Flexible Department Dashboards Tool

By |2019-12-06T10:12:44+00:00Dec. 03, 2019|Company News, Press, Product|

New department-level reporting capabilities showcase the invisible work local governments do every day to create value for residents Maynard, MA (12/03/19) – ClearGov, a leader in cloud-based technology for local governments and school districts, announced today it has expanded its [...]

7 Best Practices for Promoting Capital Improvements in Your Community

By |2019-11-25T20:29:58+00:00Nov. 12, 2019|Best Practices, Leadership, Product|

How to get your local government's next big project on everyone’s radar Quick philosophical question: If a tree falls in the forest and no one is around to hear it, does it make a sound? More importantly, if you announce [...]

Municipal Website Accessibility Matters

By |2019-11-25T20:30:09+00:00Oct. 29, 2019|ADA, Leadership|

Making Your Municipal Website ADA-Friendly October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM). As it happens, we’ve been wrapping up round #2 of behind-the-scenes updates to ClearGov.com in an effort to make the site more accessible to people with disabilities [...]

3 Ways to Factor Forecasting into Your Annual Budgeting Process

By |2019-10-17T14:07:48+00:00Oct. 16, 2019|Leadership, Product|

AI-driven tech is making it easier for local governments to engage in long-term planning As a best practice, the GFOA recommends that all governments regularly engage in long-term financial planning. Yet, when we poll attendees at our monthly budgeting webinars, [...]

ClearGov Named to BostInno’s “50 on Fire” List for 2019

By |2019-10-22T16:08:05+00:00Sep. 24, 2019|Company News|

Is it HOT in here or is it us? The editorial team over at BostInno just confirmed what we already knew — ClearGov is on fire! BostInno’s 50 on Fire list recognizes the influential people and fast-growing businesses that are [...]

Tuesdays with TED: September Edition

By |2019-10-22T16:08:16+00:00Sep. 24, 2019|Leadership, Tuesdays with Ted|

The power of collaboration: from crowd-sourcing pest control to anthropomorphizing your accounting software Grab a coffee (or pumpkin spice latte, if that’s your thing), it’s TED time again. One Tuesday a month, the ClearGov Blog team shares short TED Talks [...]

Making Democracy Work Better (on the Boulevard)

By |2019-10-22T16:08:33+00:00Sep. 12, 2019|Product|

My kingdom for an online project page There’s a nice, tree-lined, highly trafficked, three-mile loop just down the road from my house that attracts walkers, joggers, bikers, and a handful of gazelles (multitasking parents that run eight-minute miles with twins [...]