This morning I had the pleasure of interviewing Mayor Jamie Matthews of Santa Clara – what a terrific guy. I asked him how he worked things out in terms of employee benefits and side-stepped some of the issues that San Jose is experiencing in terms of disgruntled employees. He simply said “don’t make the employees a problem – we are a family that loves each other, but has a budgetary issue that needs to be addressed”. I can see with his collaborative style why he is known for getting the job done. Look for the complete article in the next edition of the REI Voice Magazine!
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