NLC University – Leading Through Disruption – An Introduction (Preregistration Required)

Join us for a 75-minute session to unpack what it means to Lead Through Disruption from navigating change to understanding your leadership compass. Gain a basic understanding of disruption and a few first steps you can take as a leader. This is an introduction to the larger 8-week series that will launch later in 2022.… Continue reading NLC University – Leading Through Disruption – An Introduction (Preregistration Required)

NLC University – Retail as a Catalyst for Economic Development (Preregistration Required)

Beyond placemaking and being the heart and soul of a community, retail is an economic engine that boosts your community’s growth and well-being. NLC believes that retail should be an essential element in any economic development strategy and that local officials should be ready with the knowledge of how to recruit retail. This course will… Continue reading NLC University – Retail as a Catalyst for Economic Development (Preregistration Required)

NLC University – Federal Advocacy Media Training 101 (Preregistration Required)

If you are new to your leadership role, a seasoned leader in your community, or somewhere in between –– this media training session will prepare you to start or continue a strong working relationship with local and national media outlets. Clearly communicating your community needs and accomplishments is a vital skill in your toolbox. This… Continue reading NLC University – Federal Advocacy Media Training 101 (Preregistration Required)

NLC University – Cybersecurity: Where to Start & Understanding the Threat Landscape (Preregistration Required)

Cyber-attacks on local governments are rapidly increasing. These incidents can leave cities unable to provide core services, expose sensitive, personal information and lead to extensive costs to regain control of data and systems. To shore up cyber security practices and lessen the impact of an attack, city leaders must be engaged and prepared. Join CompTIA… Continue reading NLC University – Cybersecurity: Where to Start & Understanding the Threat Landscape (Preregistration Required)

NLC University – Managing Federal Grants 101: Understanding Uniform Guidance (Preregistration Required)

With any grant, applicants must know and understand a set of specific details and requirements that are just as important as the amount of the grant, if not more. Join this 90-minute session to gain an understanding of the Federal Uniform Guidance––what various guidelines and procedures mean to you and your community. What you’ll learn:… Continue reading NLC University – Managing Federal Grants 101: Understanding Uniform Guidance (Preregistration Required)

NLC University Information Desk

NLC University seminars are designed for city leaders seeking to gain tangible skillsets to apply locally and to build their communities. By leveraging national experts, informative peer–to–peer exchanges and tools/resources, NLC University delivers real–world skills to help city leaders proactively address community challenges. Build your skills, solve local challenges, and gain a relevant network of… Continue reading NLC University Information Desk