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How Can the Next Administration Build A Strong Political and Career Leadership Team?
Tuesday, June 9, 2015 - 10:30
The success of a Presidential administration rests in the hands of leadership - political appointees and career executives who are responsible for implementing policy, achieving mission outcomes, and running government operations. By focusing on “leadership talent” as a key priority, the next President can significantly enhance government’s capacity for political and career executives to deliver strong results for the Nation.
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Weekly Roundup: June 1 - 5, 2015
Friday, June 5, 2015 - 10:31
Articles from across the Web that we at the IBM Center for The Business of Government found interesting, June 1 - 5, 2015.
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New Research Report Recipients
Wednesday, June 3, 2015 - 10:50
The Center for The Business of Government continues to support reports by leading thinkers on key issues affecting government today.
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The Power of Progress: The Key to Employee Engagement
Monday, June 1, 2015 - 10:02
What is one thing managers can do to increase creativity, productivity, and commitment by their employees?
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Weekly Roundup May 29, 2015
Friday, May 29, 2015 - 16:50
The IBM Center's Weekly Round Up highlights articles and insights that we found interesting for the week ending May 29.
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Transforming Government Like Disney?
Monday, May 18, 2015 - 17:34
Should the federal government be more like Disney when delivering its customer service experiences?
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Weekly Roundup May 15, 2015
Friday, May 15, 2015 - 17:17
The IBM Center's Weekly Round Up highlights articles and insights that we found interesting for the week ending May 15.
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FITARA Guidance Moves Forward
Friday, May 15, 2015 - 11:33
The Office of Management and Budget (OMB) is in the midst of an interesting approach to developing guidance for an important management statute, the Federal IT Acquisition Reform Act (FITARA).
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Dr. Shantanu Agrawal on Combating Fraud, Waste & Abuse in Healthcare
Thursday, May 14, 2015 - 12:27
Dr. Shantanu Agrawal leads the Center for Program Integrity with the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. He joined me on The Business of Government Hour to discuss his efforts in combating fraud, waste, and abuse in federal healthcare programs.
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"What Could Possibly Go Wrong?"
Monday, May 11, 2015 - 09:45
Do self confident, optimistic leaders ask this question often enough, at the right time?
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