Public Works — The Unsung Heroes

It is unfortunate that these unsung heroes of public works do not get the recognition they deserve. The typical taxpayer’s perception of public works employees is that they don’t do much of anything. But this is because so much goes right most of the time. It is...

What Are Core Values?

Our core values are those values which form the foundation on which we perform, work, and conduct ourselves. Core values are traits or qualities that are worthwhile. They represent our highest priorities, beliefs, and core, fundamental driving forces. Core values...

The Influence of a Good Teacher can Never be Erased

(This article by Denny Danko was first published in September 2011) Depend on Us! It’s a slammin’ catch-phrase, and it looks good embroidered on a shirt or a cap. Our company believes in it and wants our customers to believe in it. But, until the concept Depend On Us...

The Power of Negativity

There’s a saying that one negative person can influence 10 positive people. Then wouldn’t the reverse be true? Can 10 positive people influence one negative person? Seems that this is not usually the case. The power of negativity is strong and compelling. In...