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Weekly Round-up: June 08, 2012
Thursday, June 7, 2012 - 21:04
Articles from across the Web that we found interesting, the week of June 04, 2012

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Recovering from the Recovery Act: Part 4
Monday, June 4, 2012 - 15:51
While “austerity” is the buzz word in the federal government today, just three years ago the government had launched a massive recovery operation to stem the tide of what looked like a bottomless recession by spending $787 billion as fast as possible. What happened?

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Weekly Round-up: June 01, 2012
Friday, June 1, 2012 - 06:57
Articles from across the Web that we found interesting, the week of Memorial Day, 2012

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Reorganizing Management Functions:  A Manager's Checklist
Thursday, May 31, 2012 - 16:11
Here’s a terrific checklist of questions managers should be able to answer as they undertake a consolidation of infrastructure or management functions. It is buried in a new report by the Government Accountability Office.

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Weekly Round-up - May 25, 2011
Thursday, May 24, 2012 - 13:39
Articles from across the Web that we found interesting, the week of May 21, 2012

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Using Evidence and Evaluation to Govern
Monday, May 21, 2012 - 14:46
OMB released new guidance supporting the use of evidence and evaluation in making budget trade-off decisions. The guidance reflects a high degree of sophistication on how to do this in a budget-constrained environment.

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Weekly Round-up: May 18, 2012
Thursday, May 17, 2012 - 18:40
Articles from across the Web that we found interesting, the week of May 13, 2012

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Monday, May 14, 2012 - 13:47
The IBM Center for the Business of Government has released a new report by Ines Mergel on the use of Twitter in the federal government.
Twitter

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Monday, May 14, 2012 - 12:52
OMB released a new memo aimed at making the procurement system more transparent. It is now up to agencies and companies to act in ways that deliver better results based on greater openness and information exchange.

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Weekly Round-up: May 11, 2012
Thursday, May 10, 2012 - 14:52
Articles from across the Web that we found interesting, the week of May 07, 2012

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