What we discovered from the responses is that administrators, commanders, and supervisors are desperately trying to keep their troops safe and their agencies operational during the crisis. They are also looking forward to the end of the crisis, but are concerned about their agencies moving forward.
April 17, 2020
Anyone who says being a leader is easy is lying.
December 16, 2019
To keep collective tyranny of thought from leading to more bad choices, leaders need to seek genuine input on decisions and plans.
September 16, 2019
Don't trade true management strategies for some trendy shtick you read in a pop psychology book.
May 10, 2019
Law enforcement leaders could learn a thing or two from the example of President George Herbert Walker Bush.
January 14, 2019
The Phoenix Police Department wants to better understand its past to make a brighter future.
January 10, 2019
Who among us hasn't worked for a jerk and found ourselves dreading the moment we had to pull into the parking lot at the beginning of the workday?
October 8, 2018
This old guy league is a collection of distinguished and often colorful characters; take time to get to know a few. It is very important for the older generations to pass on the institutional knowledge and share the hard lessons learned for this profession to progress.
September 4, 2018
Research suggests that empowerment is an important vehicle for improving service delivery and performance.
September 4, 2018
Do your research and follow an outline to create a fleshed out protocol that benefits your agency and officers.
May 2, 2018
Effective leadership can inspire employees to become invested in your agency, ensuring organizational success.
February 7, 2018
It's not about pitting one style against another, but using a style that will work best in each situation.
December 4, 2017
Through surprise inspections and follow-up, supervisors can stay on top of things and accomplish their goals and objectives.
November 2, 2017
Prepare for a leadership role by acquiring the skills and training you'll need.
September 5, 2017
Stumbling blocks can hamper supervisors' efforts, but that doesn't mean you shouldn't keep trying.
September 1, 2017