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Livability Indices Get Specific

Along with the standard measures of economic output and population density, livability is increasingly cited as a key metric by which to rank cities. At first glance, livability may seem like a nebulo...

Citizen Opinion for Performance Measurement Lurches into a New Century

Resident opinion represents the bottom line in government quality, so, increasingly, local governments are engaging their residents with periodic surveys about community and service quality and then m...

Lock in 2014 Pricing!

The new year is fast approaching! Not to worry, though. Enroll by 12/31/14 with a deposit check for $6,900 and finish survey data collection by 3/31/15 to still receive 2014 pricing. The NCS is better...