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Continuity and Collaboration to Improve Performance: The Center for The Business of Government Moves Forward
Monday, July 9, 2012 - 16:28
Dan Chenok, the new Executive Director for the Center for the Business of Government, shares his thoughts on the history and direction of the organization.

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Weekly Round-up: July 06, 2012
Friday, July 6, 2012 - 08:24
Articles from across the Web that we found interesting, the week of July 02, 2012

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Using Consultations to Make Informed Decisions
Thursday, July 5, 2012 - 11:35
A perennial lament by advocates of the use of performance measures is that Congress seems to rarely use them in making decisions. Here’s a guide prepared by GAO, along with three examples of how congressional committees have used performance information to make decisions.

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Thursday, July 5, 2012 - 09:32
Public participation begins to take more advantage of social media, and its capacity to connect people to their government and one another, at stage two: consulting.

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Standing Above the Rest
Friday, June 29, 2012 - 11:22
Jonathan Breul retires today from his role as executive director of the IBM Center. He has had a long and storied career in public service for the past four decades, where he has left a lasting mark.

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Weekly Round-up: June 29, 2012
Friday, June 29, 2012 - 08:19
Articles from across the Web that we found interesting, the week of June 25

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Wednesday, June 27, 2012 - 15:34
How social media can be used for public participation in government: first step - inform.
Social media

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How an "Open Project" Approach Can Change the World
Monday, June 25, 2012 - 09:33
How do you tackle a large-scale, complex challenge that evolves over time, involves thousands of stakeholders, and where there is no clear solution? For example, is there a road map for how the Internet evolved? Could we do it again?

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Admiral Robert Papp - Leading the U.S. Coast Guard: Strategic Vision, Steadying the Service, and Working in the Arctic
Thursday, June 21, 2012 - 17:31
With more than 220 years of service to the nation, the U.S. Coast Guard is a military, multi-mission maritime organization that safeguards the U.S. economic and security interests. From the oil platforms of the northern Arabian Gulf to the interior rivers, to an increasingly open and accessible Arctic, the Coast Guard ensures the safety, security, and stewardship of our maritime domain.

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NEW Spring/Summer 2012 - The Business of Government Magazine
Wednesday, June 20, 2012 - 23:29
This edition of The Business of Government magazine provides a glimpse into the many challenges, risks, and opportunities facing today’s government executives. More importantly, it introduces a select group of government leaders who offer their insights, outline successes, and tell us how they, in their own unique way, are making a difference in an era of fiscal austerity.

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