Congratulations to Cohort 58, who just closed out the fourth year of the Denver Peak Academy for us on December 16, 2016. We had a total of 18 individuals representing nine […]
We owe a shout out to the amazing individuals of Black Belt Cohort 56 – Mt Sneffels! These 17 participants represented eight City and County of Denver agencies and four external […]
Hi, I’m Robert Peek the newest addition to the Peak Academy. Before joining the team, I spent the last 14 years working on advocacy campaigns ranging from renewable energy to […]
Hi Peak Academy Friends and Followers – I’m honored to introduce myself as the second newest member of the Denver Peak Academy team. Wait, second newest? As my blog title […]
This is a photo I took of Lynn Fulton, while we worked on a 47-year-old sprinkler system on Denver’s Hale Parkway. Lynn is a maintenance tech for the City and County […]
We are excited to announce the graduation of our most recent Black Belt class – Mt. Sherman Peak! These 19 participants from Cohort 55 represented several organizations within and external to the City […]
Denver’s parks are filled with some of the most amazing flowers and flowerbeds in the state of Colorado.
Experts say to write about what you know. When I think about what’s resonating in my life right now and what’s motivating me with my own work, it’s my family […]
There are accelerators for tech startups (Techstars, Boomtown), startups with female leadership (MergeLane), and global social entrepreneurship (Unreasonable Institute), but there’s an important area missing: an accelerator for entrepreneurs innovating […]
We are excited to announce the graduation of our most recent Black Belt class – Mt. Princeton Peak! These 16 participants from Cohort 53 represented several organizations: Public Works Department of Environmental Health […]
It’s finally here: the highly-anticipated final takt time post!
A common complaint among, let’s say people of a certain age, is that they have too much stuff. I am not immune, I looked around my home recently and wondered, […]
Passionate about improving government? Do you constantly look for novel methods to drive change, streamline processes, and empower others? Join the Denver Peak Academy team! We’re currently hiring for one […]
Hello blog readers! I’m Kate May, a new addition to Peak Academy. I joined the team in March to fill the data scientist position, moving over from the financial analysis […]
Hi, I’m Christi, the newest member of the Peak Performance team. After having spent the last 13 years in the private sector in the energy industry, I have transitioned to […]
Sometimes it feels as though there isn’t enough time in the workday, especially to have a one-on-one meeting. Just ask Mark Smith of Denver Human Services. On August 17, 2015, […]