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Best Practices for Leading Sustainability Efforts
Monday, September 24, 2012 - 15:58
Given the number of sustainability projects and initiatives underway within most federal agencies, the key question becomes: How should managers in the federal government implement and measure the benefits of sustainable practices? In attempting to tackle this question and assist government executive charged with wrestling with it, we present a new Center report, Best Practices for Leading Sustainability Efforts, by Jonathan M. Estes.

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Weekly Round-up: September 21, 2012
Friday, September 21, 2012 - 07:49
Articles from across the Web that we found interesting, the week of September 17, 2012

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Government Reform:  Kenya and Malaysia (Part 4)
Tuesday, September 18, 2012 - 16:28
Several developing countries are making seemingly breathtaking progress in developing performance management frameworks from scratch. What can we learn from them? Today’s focus is on Kenya and Malaysia.

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Friday, September 14, 2012 - 07:25
Articles from across the Web that we found interesting, the week of September 10, 2012

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Thursday, September 13, 2012 - 09:01
In the absence of a BYOD policy, organizations must have clear rules for accessing official data on personal devices.

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Government Reform:  Colombia and South Africa (Part 3)
Wednesday, September 12, 2012 - 16:13
Several developing countries are making seemingly breathtaking progress in developing performance management frameworks from scratch. What can we learn from them? Today’s focus is on Colombia and South Africa.

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Weekly Round-up: September 07, 2012
Friday, September 7, 2012 - 06:50
Articles from across the Web that we found interesting, the week of September 03, 2012.

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Thursday, September 6, 2012 - 13:48
What are the issues that governments need to address in the absence of a BYOD policy?

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Government Reform:  The New Zealand Example (Part 2)
Thursday, September 6, 2012 - 13:33
New Zealand’s government reform efforts over the past quarter century have yielded both positive results as well as cautionary tales. Its proposed next steps, however, are worth examining.

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Wednesday, September 5, 2012 - 09:44
The Center for The Business of Government is enhancing its focus on innovation as a key element in helping government solve hard problems.

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