NCHRP Synthesis 349 Developing Transportation Agency Leaders: A Synthesis of Highway Practice (2005)

Publisher: TRB
Publication Year: 2005
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Resource Summary: As part of TRB’s NCHRP Synthesis 20-05/Topic 35-05, Synthesis 349: Developing Transportation Agency Leaders examines practices and innovative approaches that address the development of transportation leadership. The report covers demographics, recruitment and retention, leadership training in public and private sector organizations, and succession management.

Change Forces
  • Competition for Specialized Skills
  • Workforce Evolution
  • Workforce Transitions
  • Agility and Resilience
  • Aligning Skills to Needs
  • Attracting and Retaining
  • Attractive Work Environment
  • Branding
  • Funding and Regulations
  • New Candidate Pools
  • New Generation of Workers
  • Project Management
  • Workforce Planning
  • Workforce Management
  • Succession Planning
  • Social and Learning Communities
  • Recruiting and Retention
  • Professional Development
  • Performance and Change Management
  • Organizational Structure
  • Organizational Management
  • Organizational Culture
  • Mentoring
  • Learning Organization
  • Knowledge Management
  • Knowledge Dissemination
  • Knowledge Bases
  • Employee Engagement