Utility Success Begins and Ends with Engaged Employees

June 10, 2019 GreatBlue is offering a summer research special — Digital Employee Surveys! Make your Employees your #1 Priority in 2019 As the utility industry continues to evolve, it is imperative to ensure your organization is evolving too. Technology trends, training and succession … Continued

How Do We Do This?

The Hometown Connections model to utility modernization addresses: leadership alignment with the governing body towards a strategic direction requirements for the utility to be a high-performing organization By Patty Cruz April 2019 Recently, I attended a Board meeting focused on the … Continued

Understand Your Leadership at Work

Hometown Connections workshop teaches employees to apply their individual strengths, passions, and work styles to benefit the organization By Patty Cruz March 2019 Leadership training can sound like a nebulous concept. To have a lasting and fruitful impact, it should … Continued

When AMI Goes Wrong

How to Avoid Common Hurdles When Deploying Advanced Metering System By Al Weber, Vice President of Business Development, Hometown Connections, Inc. March 2019 The advantages of AMI are many. Advanced metering infrastructure helps utilities manage outages, service calls, distribution system … Continued