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This week’s CS Week blog post is taken from an interview with Denise Kruger, Senior Vice President, Regulated Utilities for Golden State Water.One of the ways women from Sheryl Sandberg to Malala Yousafzai recommend advancing women into leadership roles is through women-helping-women efforts. These efforts...

About 85% of our clients complete a systems assessment before making a CIS decision. The Assessment process is detailed in our white paper A Process for Conducting Assessments.AAC uses all available resources to gather data that contributes to a full view of your system. We...

It’s April and the biggest event of our year is just 24 days away: CS Week. This month on the blog we’ll be talking about registering, what the event has to offer, and previewing some of our college class content. There are dozens of reasons for...

Women’s resource groups fulfill a human resources objective of reaching out to women employees by offering them a forum for personal and professional growth. The organizations vary across utilities, but the common mission is to advance women in the company and to identify the achievement...

This week’s Women’s History Month blog post is taken from an interview with Denise Kruger, Senior Vice President, Regulated Utilities for Golden State Water. In our interview with Ms. Kruger, we got enough good advice to fill several blogs. This week we’ll talk about the...

For this week’s blog we interviewed Dr. Julie Albright, of Walden Bromley Media, a keynote speaker for the CS Week Women in Utilities events in 2013 and 2014. We asked Dr. Albright about the importance of inclusive policies in utilities and peer-to-peer organizations supporting women...

 March is Women’s History Month and in honor of it, the TeamAAC blog will be dedicating four blog posts to Women in Utilities, the organization we sponsor with CS Week encouraging female participation and leadership in our industry. Today’s blog is an introduction to the...

When Otter Tail went into CIS replacement activity, their biggest concern was navigating the process in a way that ensured the answer to that question was, “Yes.”In the CS Week Marketplace webinar “The Unwritten Rules of CIS Selection,” broadcast on February 16, 2016, AAC’s Steve...

The decisions teams make early in the CIS selection process can determine the overall success of their implementation. That was the biggest takeaway from Tuesday’s webinar presented by CS Week and sponsored by AAC Utility Partners.AAC’s Steve Wenke, Managing Partner and leader of Assessment Services,...

Leading up to CS week, our friends at CSWeek.org have scheduled a series of webinars on topics ranging from instituting women and/or minority mentoring programs to best practices in CIS adoption. Next week, AAC Utility Partners presents The Unwritten Rules of CIS Selection. It’s a look...