Five Things We’re Reading

Mar 21, 2023

by Liz Gullett

As MLC’s Communications and Social Media Manager, Liz Gullett keeps clients informed and up-to-date on the goings on in Lansing and the Capitol.

Below are some of the articles that the MLC lobby team has been reading this past week. We hope you find them as interesting and useful as we do.

George W. Bush’s Anti-HIV Program is Hailed as ‘Amazing’ – And Still Crucial at 20 – What was the key to successfully fighting this epidemic and how can it be used in other health crises?

From the Great Resignation to the Great Refusal – Here’s What the 5 ‘Great Rs’ Mean for the Future of Work – How did the workforce get to be what it is now and where is it headed?

The Hybrid Start-Up – How can you successfully merge the resources of large corporations and a start-up’s ability to take an idea from small to big?

How U.S. Government Agencies Can Fix Their Customer-Service Problem – Is increasing the customer experience key to improving trust in the government?

5 Strategies to Empower Employees to Make Decisions – Giving the authority to make decisions is only one step, how can you ensure employees have the confidence and capability to make decisions?

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