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7 Best Practices for Promoting Capital Improvements in Your Community

By |2019-11-12T18:14:44+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 |2019-11-04T14:19:59+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 [...]

ClearGov Launches First Client Advisory Board

By |2019-10-22T16:10:24+00:00Aug. 29, 2019|ClearGov Communities, Events, Leadership|

Engaging in the candid conversations that help shape our solutions and drive innovation We recently invited a sampling of our most active clients to participate in a newly established Client Advisory Board (CAB). The CAB will meet biannually to discuss [...]

Tuesdays with TED: August Edition

By |2019-10-22T16:10:41+00:00Aug. 27, 2019|Leadership, School Districts, Tuesdays with Ted|

What you can do with 30 days, 3 years, and a little wishful thinking It’s TED time again. One Tuesday a month, the ClearBlog team curates a small, satisfying sampling of talks that we think you may find relevant. Welcome [...]