5 Movies and Television Shows Set in the World of Local Government

by Alannah Dragonetti on January 11, 2019

Awards season is upon us and though you may not feel that you have much in common with the actors and actresses gliding down the red carpet in designer clothes, you may relate to some of the characters they’ve portrayed. Whether you’re a politician or a police officer, you’ve likely seen your role reflected on the screen. With its many facets, ... READ MORE+

3 Gov Tech Trends to Watch in 2019

by Alannah Dragonetti on January 04, 2019

When we think back on 2018, we will remember the year’s trends. Some fondly (velvet puffer jackets!) and some not-so-fondly (Tide Pod Challenge, anyone?). The new year brings a host of new trends to look forward to, especially in the government technology sector. We’ve identified three trends poised to have A MOMENT in 2019.    The velvet puffer ... READ MORE+

3 Reasons to Break-Up with Your Current Local Government Software Provider

by Alannah Dragonetti on December 28, 2018

Breaking-up is hard to do, but not as hard as staying in a relationship that is no longer serving you. If you’re a Business Administrator on the fence about ending things with your local government’s current management software provider, this piece may give you just the push you need to leave them once and for all.   READ MORE+

GovPilot’s Holiday Gift Guide: What Your Coworkers Really Want

by Alannah Dragonetti on December 18, 2018

Perhaps the tryptophan in the Thanksgiving turkey caused you to sleep through Black Friday. Maybe your WiFi signal was not cooperating on Cyber Monday. Whatever the case, the holidays season is upon us and you don’t have a gift for your coworkers. Sure, you could always bring them a pot of your famous chili, but we all know how badly that ended ... READ MORE+

Short on Funds? Your Money Goes Further with GovPilot

by Alannah Dragonetti on December 14, 2018

Whoever said, “less is more” obviously wasn’t talking about GovPilot (or cake or puppies or episodes of your favorite Netflix series, for that matter). This is great news for local government administrations that fear the convenience of automation is beyond the confines of their budget. With catalog items priced a la carte, GovPilot actually ... READ MORE+

Step it Up and Roll it Out: Purchasing/Deploying the GovPilot Platform

by Alannah Dragonetti on December 07, 2018

Last week, we told you what kind of districts purchase GovPilot. This time, we are telling you how they do it. READ MORE+

4 Local Governments that Use GovPilot and How

by Alannah Dragonetti on November 30, 2018

When pitching GovPilot to prospects, “Which clients do you have in our area?” is a question that often comes-up. With clients as close as our home state of New Jersey and as far as Waterloo, Canada, this commonly encountered question is difficult to answer in one nationally syndicated blog post. Instead of naming our clients (okay, we'll name drop ... READ MORE+

Recap: GovPilot’s Best NJLM Yet!

by Alannah Dragonetti on November 21, 2018

Each year, the GovPilot team returns to Atlantic City, New Jersey for the state League of Municipalities show. Each year, we think it’s our best yet. Each year, we are proven wrong. 2018 was no exception. NJLM 2018 was the site of a successful show, session and Sun Room after party. Keep reading for details!   READ MORE+

The Top 10 Most Commonly Reported Concerns in New Jersey, Part 2

by Alannah Dragonetti on November 16, 2018

Last week, we listed numbers 10 through five of the top 10 most commonly reported concerns in New Jersey, as determined by data aggregated by our Report a Concern digital form and GovAlert mobile app. This week, we bring you numbers five through one. Drumroll please...   READ MORE+

The Top 10 Most Commonly Reported Concerns in New Jersey, Part 1

by Alannah Dragonetti on November 09, 2018

They may say, “Fuhgeddaboudit!” often, but residents of the Garden State know that some issues are worth reporting. Those who live in Elizabeth, South Orange and other towns that use GovPilot’s Report a Concern module have it easy. They can access a digital Report a Concern form through their district’s official website or report an issue as soon ... READ MORE+