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Steve Ressler

Contributing Writer

Steve Ressler is a serial gov tech entrepreneur and investor. He has held leadership roles at companies including Callyo, GovDelivery/Granicus and GovLoop.

April 5, 2021

5 Questions Investors Will Ask About Your Gov Tech Business

So you've got investors calling and emailing about your company. Now you'll need to prepare to talk to them. Here's how to cover financials, technical details and your story when talking with interested parties.

March 8, 2021

5 Types of Folks Trying to Buy Your Business (Contributed)

In gov tech, growth and recognition tends to mean interest from many different people. Here, one entrepreneur offers a guide on how to sift through different types of requests and proposals.

February 27, 2014

6 Traits of Successful Government Leaders

What you can learn from Government Technology’s annual Top 25 awards.

February 7, 2014

5 Tips for Managing Millennials

Five tips for working with the generation that will soon represent a majority of your workforce.

December 2, 2013

7 IT Strategies for 2014

The seven technology trends you need to consider when planning for next year.

October 23, 2013

8 Stats for Leaders: From the Retirement Gap to Cloud Spending

Eight statistics every government leader should know.

September 23, 2013

4 Lessons from the Sharing Economy

What government can leverage and learn from the peer economy.

August 27, 2013

5 Lessons for Government from Johnny Football

Five keys to success that government can learn from college football.

July 25, 2013

5 Tips to Improve Virtual Training and Events

Here are five ways to boost virtual conferences and trainings.

June 12, 2013

5 Lessons from Gov 2.0

How the Open Government Directive has shaped states and localities.

May 22, 2013

6 Trends in the Next Generation of Government

Six ideas next-generation leaders have for transforming government.

April 29, 2013

7 Ideas for the Future of Local Government

Could these key ideas be cornerstones of Gov2020?

March 27, 2013

Reinventing Tech Services

What do baby monitors and home security have to do with government?

February 27, 2013

Training: No Budget, No Cry

Bob Marley reassures government agencies that everything’s gonna be all right.

January 24, 2013

10 Ways that Design Thinking Can Save Government

Observing human behavior in order to lead to breakthrough innovations that solve problems.

January 2, 2013

9 Ways to Optimize E-Commerce Strategies

Ideas from Christmas shopping that government can adopt to increase revenue.

November 28, 2012

GovLoop's President Lists His Tech Faves from the Past Year

An Oprah-style review of Steve Ressler's top 10 favorite government things in 2012.

November 2, 2012

4 Things Project Managers Can Learn From Having a Baby

Planning is key, but so is flexibility.

September 14, 2012

5 Traits of Action Leaders

Defining the next generation of government leaders.

August 30, 2012

5 Ways Public Servants Can Stay on Track

Five ways public service is like the Olympics.

July 30, 2012

4 Tips to Beat the Budget Heat

What government can learn from buying an air conditioner.

June 28, 2012

4 Ways to Keep IT Projects Rolling During Election Season

Give citizens more mobile solutions, including parking payments and 311 reporting.

May 18, 2012

4 Ideas for Coping With Fewer Resources

What to do when more work and fewer people doesn’t add up.

April 30, 2012

5 Tips That Government Innovators Can Learn from Marathoners

Ways to conserve your energy on the long road to getting new ideas implemented.

March 28, 2012

5 Ways IT Professionals Can Keep Learning

Keeping up with hands-on professional development.

February 24, 2012

Super Bowl CIOs: Model Your IT Team After the NFL

This year’s draft: Pick up five skill sets for 2020.

January 19, 2012

5 Action Items for CIOs

An inspirational to-do list to keep government organizations growing.

December 13, 2011

What Would You Do With $100 Million?

Contest challenges students to imagine how the federal government could best use $100 million.

November 29, 2011

7 Consumer Websites that Should Inspire Government Solutions

Why is there no Amazon, Yelp, Zipcar or Craigslist for government?

October 21, 2011

5 Questions to Help You Understand Your Agency’s Mission

Maximizing government resources in a tough budget crisis.

September 23, 2011

What Government Agencies Can Learn from a Good Marriage

GovLoop founder Steve Ressler says government and citizens must grow with each other every day.

August 26, 2011

4 Tips on How to Hire

Can government recruit the next generation?

July 29, 2011

Is Your Office 'The Office'? 13 Tips for Workplace Harmony

How to avoid being your office’s Michael Scott.

July 7, 2011

Five Pillars to a Digital City (Opinion)

The five pillars Govloop Founder and President Steve Ressler considers essential for being a digital city.

May 20, 2011

Governments Across the Globe Face Similar Changes

From cloud computing to social media policy, governments face challenges worldwide.

April 29, 2011

5 Social Media Missteps to Avoid

Tips include backing up records and setting guidelines.

March 4, 2011

5 Ways to Double Your Revenue (Opinion)

Thinking of government as a growth company.

February 15, 2011

Think Like a Hacker (Opinion)

Find the shortcuts to solve complex problems in your agency.

January 14, 2011

Become a Money-Saving Hero (Opinion)

Three ways that our newly elected executives can use technology to achieve a leaner and more responsive government.

January 3, 2011

What Does the Future State and Local Public-Sector Scene Look Like? (Opinion)

Key issues facing the next generation of government.

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