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Predicting Famine Through Analytics
Wednesday, November 13, 2013 - 14:19
Starving children have depended on warnings made by a federal interagency group that has worked together for more than 25 years to help international aid groups by predicting where famines in remote regions are occurring.

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A Look at STEM Education: A Cross-Agency Priority Goal
Tuesday, November 12, 2013 - 11:17
STEM – Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math – are career fields in the U.S. jobs market that tripled in recent years. In fact, current projections are that the demand for these skills will outstrip the supply by at least one million jobs.

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Trend 2: Risk
Monday, November 11, 2013 - 10:47
Managing and Communicating Risks Effectively Can Enable Mission Performance

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Weekly Round-up: November 08, 2013
Thursday, November 7, 2013 - 21:38
Articles from across the Web that we found interesting, the week of November 04, 2013

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Trend 1:  Performance
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 - 13:51
Over the past two decades, the goal of those in the “performance movement” across the globe has been to change the culture of government agencies to be more results-oriented and performance-focused in their work and their decision-making.

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New Report: Federal Ideation Programs: Challenges and Best Practices
Monday, November 4, 2013 - 09:26
Announcing the release of the Center report Federal Ideation Programs: Challenges and Best Practices.

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Weekly Round-up: November 01, 2013
Thursday, October 31, 2013 - 19:41
Articles from across the Web we found interesting, the week of October 28, 2013

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Looking ahead at key challenges and opportunities for government
Monday, October 28, 2013 - 11:35
Today, the Center for the Business of Government is pleased to release our latest view of key issues facing public sector leaders and stakeholders over the next several years: “Six Trends Driving Change in Government.”

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Weekly Round-up: October 25, 2013
Friday, October 25, 2013 - 08:48
Articles from across the Web that we found interesting, the week of October 21, 2013

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Three Levers for Better Budgeting
Wednesday, October 23, 2013 - 11:09
The bruising battles over the budget and debt ceiling only resulted in pushing the goal posts for completion down the road a few months. Are there any lessons on how to be more successful?

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