New online court administration micro-courses are now available! Based on the NACM CORE, 13 Workforce Management courses provide accessible, affordable, professional development.
Don’t Wait to Help!
Many people are experiencing difficulty in these turbulent times. So, when you see someone you know who is having a bad day, or even worse, don't wait to reach out and help them. Here are some tips on what to do.
The Choices We Make
Leaders improve when they make positive, intentional choices, such as every day choosing a positive attitude, self-care, personal drive, generosity, growth, and excellence.
The Future is Hybrid – Are You Ready?
Hybrid work (a blend of virtual and in-office) is going to be a major feature of the post-COVID-19 world, including the courts. What are the reasons for this, and what can court leaders do to plan and manage the transition to a hybrid workplace?
What will the 2025 “New Normal” look like?
What will the "new normal" be in 2025? PEW Research has revealed several major issues, changes, and impacts -- prime among which is a technologicial "tele-everything" world. This post discusses all of this and how they will impact the courts.
Technology Trends for 2021
What are the 2021 technology trends that courts will face in the coming year? Trend areas as diverse as cybersecurity, AI, cloud computing, and user experiences are opportunities for courts to dramatically improve operations.
Leaders and Managers
Are Leaders and Managers different? Here are the common distinctions between these two roles in administering any organization.
eCourts Highlights and Reflections on 2020
As 2020 draws to a close, in this end of year post I recap last week’s NCSC eCourts Virtual Conference and share some thoughts on this past, unprecedented, year. The eCourts Conference (https://e-courts.org) was a slimmed down, online version of the annual event held in Las Vegas. There was the usual good content, and here … Continue reading eCourts Highlights and Reflections on 2020
Leadership Lessons from Lincoln
President Lincoln exhibited many excellent leadership traits as during his presidency. Here are the key things he did to overcome many challenges and be one of our greatest Presidents.
The International Framework for Court Excellence and Court Responses to the Pandemic
The revised International Framework for Court Excellence is an excellent resource for courts as we continue to respond to the worldwide COVID-19 pandemic. The courts in Singapore, Republic of Marshall Islands, and the United States have taken many actions to apply the IFCE.