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NCSL Legislative Video Resource Center

The NCSL Video Resource Center is a collection of recorded webinars accessible for on-demand learning.

Produced by: NLPES

Creating Visually Appealing Reports

This webinar is offered as part of the National Legislative Program Evaluation Society's continuing efforts to provide online training to NLPES members and others. It will be recorded for those who are unable to attend the live meeting.

This webinar is about creating visually appealing and easy-to-read reports. A report 's design should have appeal at first glance and help readers notice what information is available. Why is this important? You may have less than one second to attract and hold users' attention. During this webinar, learn how audit offices have revamped their report designs to make them more visually appealing, useful and easy to read.

Moderator: Lonnie Edgar, deputy director, Mississippi Joint Legislative Committee on Performance Evaluation and Expenditure Review. Speakers: Kade Minchey, auditor general, Utah Office of the Legislative Auditor General title and organization, Emily Martin,committee communications administrative assistant, and Rebecca Connolly, research analyst III, Washington Joint Legislative Audit and Review Committee, Rakesh Mohan, director, or Amanda Bartlett, principal evaluator, Idaho Office of Performance Evaluations and Catherine Vale, performance auditor, Arizona Office of the Auditor General.

Produced by: NLPES

Managing A Remote Staff

High quality staff management is a challenge even in the best of times. But in a work-from-home world, new obstacles have increased the difficulty of connecting with, and effectively guiding, our teams. This workshop will explore the lessons and best practices the past year of remote work has taught us about overcoming these hurdles, equipping us with leadership skills that can translate to life beyond WFH.

Produced by: NLPES

NLPES Management 101 Series: More Yoda, Less Superhero (Part 1)

Jonathan Raymond, founder & CEO, Refound, will talk about becoming a good authority and boss for your team. Learn about applying effective leadership tactics and why coaching and supporting staff is important, but solving all their problems is not.

Produced by: NLPES

NLPES Management 101 Series: Employee Engagement (Part 2)

Lucinda Kenning will examine the importance of creating a culture that makes employees feel valued and relevant. Discover how to develop and increase employee passion and energy and earn about the role of grit and a growth mindset in achievement. You'll also get practical tips on how to use measurement and accountability to engage employees. Speaker: Lucinda Kenning, founding partner, Holliday | Kenning.

Produced by: NLPES

Writing for the Legislative Audience

Learn some of the challenges involved in conveying complex information to busy readers and understand how they actually learn such information.

Produced by: NALFO Produced by: LINCS Produced by: NALIT Produced by: LSPA Produced by: NLPES Produced by: RELACS Produced by: LRL Produced by: NLSSA Produced by: LSCC