By Stuart McRae City Administrator City of Sheridan, Wyoming I was in some training recently and the speaker mentioned a RACI matrix for managing projects. I had never heard of it, so I looked it up. What I found was an effective and simple method for identifying and...

By Stuart McRae City Administrator City of Sheridan, Wyoming Right off the bat, I’ll tell you the following is a trick question. If you knew a particular person to possess the highest degree of integrity and morality regardless of situation do you feel as though you could place your...

By Stuart McRae City Administrator City of Sheridan, Wyoming I thought this week I would talk about how we react when we meet great adversity…and the fact that even then we are being evaluated. The predecessor to the CIA was the Office of Strategic Services or OSS.  The OSS...

By Stuart McRae City Administrator City of Sheridan, Wyoming I’m not sure this is a leadership lesson as much as it is me taking stock of the week.  It’s been a really horrible week for us in Sheridan, but it’s also been one of the best in some...