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Emerging Innovation and Social Media Trends: Products-on-Demand (PonD) Part II
Friday, December 14, 2012 - 13:13
How the next stage of 3D Printing will create a new market space, how governments can benefit, and what they need to do now to spur its growth.

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Weekly Round-up: December 14, 2012
Friday, December 14, 2012 - 09:18
Articles from across the Web that we found interesting, the week of December 10, 2010

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The Cost of Budget Uncertainty: Video Blog Interview with Dr. Phil Joyce
Wednesday, December 12, 2012 - 11:06
Dr. Phil Joyce, author of an IBM Center report, "The Cost of Budget Uncertainty," joined me on a Special Edition of The Business of Government Hour: A Conversation with Authors to discuss his report, the fiscal cliff, federal budget dysfunction and its cost, continuing resolutions, and recommendations to ameliorate the adverse effects of the current budget uncertainty.

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The Operator's Manual - An Update of Chapter 4: Money
Tuesday, December 11, 2012 - 16:24
The IBM Center is releasing an update to its 2009 “The Operator’s Manual for the New Administration” for the use of new executives in the federal government. This updated chapter provides insights on how executives can improve budget management in their agencies’ programs.

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Federal Government Reform Resources: GAO’s List
Tuesday, December 11, 2012 - 12:37
This holiday season, the Government Accountability Office is compiling a list and checking it twice – of all the government programs it deems as potentially duplicative or overlapping.

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Weekly Round-up: December 07, 2012
Friday, December 7, 2012 - 07:14
Articles from across the Web that we found interesting, the week of December 03, 2012

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Thursday, December 6, 2012 - 16:07
Governments have been active participants in developing software, and have benefited from that activity in many ways. Now is the time for governments to get involved in the Maker community to enable an entirely new marketplace to emerge: Products as a Service.

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The Business of Government Magazine – The NEW Fall/Winter 2012 Edition
Wednesday, December 5, 2012 - 11:34
Each edition of The Business of Government magazine seeks to highlight the latest trends and best practices for improving government effectiveness. We do this by introducing you to the efforts of key government executives, the work of public management practitioners, and the insights of leading academics; and the differing ways they tackle many of the pressing public management issues facing us today.

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Federal Government Reform Resources: The Tech Councils' Report
Monday, December 3, 2012 - 18:18
Is technology an operating cost to be cut or an investment that creates large-scale savings? The latter is the premise being posed in a report by tech industry specialists in a new report.

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Weekly Round-up: November 30, 2012
Friday, November 30, 2012 - 09:18
Articles from across the Web that we found interesting, the week of November 26, 2012

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