Resource directory for state legislative leaders

9/24/2013

Articles and Publications

CompassLinsky on Leadership: September 2012  | STATE LEGISLATURES MAGAZINE
It’s all about relationships. Read this article to learn more about how lawmakers who are not in leadership can promote their agenda.

Linsky on Leadership: May 2012  | STATE LEGISLATURES MAGAZINE
Leading from the back bench demands persistence and focus.

Linsky on Leadership: March 2012  | STATE LEGISLATURES MAGAZINE
One-party control doesn’t always eliminate political turmoil

Linsky on Leadership: January 2012  | STATE LEGISLATURES MAGAZINE
Convictions Put Spotlight on Need for Change

Linsky on Leadership: July/August 2011  | STATE LEGISLATURES MAGAZINE
Managing competing commitments gracefully

Counter Cultures: January 2011  | STATE LEGISLATURES MAGAZINE
Success in government demands a different set of skills than making it big in business.

Risky Business: July/August 2010  | STATE LEGISLATURES MAGAZINE
Leadership today requires new skills to navigate a rapidly changing world.

Taking the Floor: June 2012  | STATE LEGISLATURES MAGAZINE
Three leaders on pragmatism and partisanship, taxes and teamwork

Taking the Floor: September 2012  | STATE LEGISLATURES MAGAZINE
Two Leaders on Respect, Bipartisanship and Public Service

Taking the Floor: December 2011  | STATE LEGISLATURES MAGAZINE
Four Leaders on Distractions, Downturns and Tough Decisions

Taking the Floor: October/November 2011  | STATE LEGISLATURES MAGAZINE
Four Leaders On Harleys, Humor and Hobbies

Audio File

Chairing a Committee
How to excel at chairing a legislative committee.