Recruiting New Finance Officers: Separating Fact from Fiction

CPE Credits: 
Session Time: 
Sunday, May 21, 2017 - 1:30pm to 2:20pm
City Manager
City of Burnsville, Minnesota
Assistant Budget Manager
City of Topeka, KS
Manager, Fiscal Services Division
Oakland County, MI
Field of Study: 
Business Management & Organization

Demographic trends and the expected retirement of many senior level finance officers in the workforce has touched off a great deal of interest in what the "next generation" of public servants will look like. What are the most important features in attracting new workers? How do you keep employees engaged after you hire them? This session will help you separate speculation from fact based on results from GFOA’s latest research.