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Magnifying the Voice of the Future
Tuesday, November 11, 2014 - 09:40
Can leaders in a democracy think beyond the next election? This is a key question posed by a New Zealand academic, Jonathan Boston, who is studying how different countries attempt to address long-term risks to society, the environment, and fiscal sustainability.

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Transforming Acquisition for the Future
Monday, November 10, 2014 - 13:24
The recent series of columns “3 Myths That Cripple Acquisition” stressed that acquisition transformation, not just reform, is critical to enable the federal government to effectively lead in the Collaboration Age.

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Weekly Round-up: November 7, 2014
Friday, November 7, 2014 - 13:23
The IBM Center's Weekly Round Up highlights articles and insights that we found interesting for the week ending November 7

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Gerald Ray, Social Security Administration: Conversations on Using Analytics to Improve Mission Outcomes
Wednesday, November 5, 2014 - 10:58
Applying Analytics to a Continuous Process of Improvement

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Federal Program Inventory Deemed Useless
Monday, November 3, 2014 - 14:24
Senator Tom Coburn is retiring in a few weeks, but he leaves behind a legislative legacy of attempting to create more coherency and transparency about what the federal government does.

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Weekly Roundup:  October 27-31, 2014
Friday, October 31, 2014 - 09:00
Articles from across the Web that we found interesting, the week of October 27-31, 2014.

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Dean Silverman, IRS: Conversations on Using Analytics to Improve Mission Outcomes
Wednesday, October 29, 2014 - 08:49
Dean Silverman, Senior Advisor to the Commissioner in the Office of Compliance Analytics for the Internal Revenue Service, maps analytics to business values.

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Weekly Roundup:  October 20-24, 2014
Friday, October 24, 2014 - 08:59
Articles from across the Web that we found interesting, the week of October 20 - 24, 2014.

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The Government Can Drive Effective Implementation of Health Information to Improve Care
Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 08:55
Now that adoption of Electronic Health Records (EHRs) has moved forward, and Health Information Exchanges (HIEs) are following suit, what lies ahead for national healthcare? How does the government leverage its investment in digitizing the healthcare industry?

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Creating Innovation Offices That Work
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 06:56
A new report, “A Guide for Making Innovation Offices Work,” details the models, methods, and metrics of how government agencies are incorporating innovation into their bureaucracies.

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