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Weekly Round-up: May 23, 2014
Friday, May 23, 2014 - 08:09
Articles from across the Web that we found interesting, the week of May 19, 2014

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How to Embed Quality into Your Organization's Culture
Monday, May 19, 2014 - 13:00
Quality was all the rage in the federal government’s ranks in the late 1980s and early 1990s. The emphasis on quality, however, never really died out in private industry, largely because they quantified its benefits for business.

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Weekly Round-up: May 16, 2014
Friday, May 16, 2014 - 09:00
Articles from across the Web that we found interesting, the week of May 12, 2014

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The DATA Act and Transparency:  4 Ways that Industry Will Benefit
Thursday, May 15, 2014 - 09:47
Greater focus on transparency of public sector spending data will help improve the functioning of government in multiple ways. Industry can benefit by helping government to implement this important management statute well.

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Monday, May 12, 2014 - 11:40
In recent years, federal agencies have made significant strides incorporating cloud computing into their IT portfolios.

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One Size Doesn't Fit All: Marshaling Science in Crises
Monday, May 12, 2014 - 09:40
The deep knowledge of networks of science and medical researchers is invaluable when pandemics and health emergencies occur. But how do you marshal diffuse networks of expertise in a crisis?

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Weekly Round-up: May 09, 2014
Friday, May 9, 2014 - 10:36
Articles from across the Web that we found interesting, the week of May 05, 2014.

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Tuesday, May 6, 2014 - 22:19
Reforming the acquisition system in government is not a simple proposition. That said, a shared vision of the future, and examples for how to ignite that vision, can help move government forward to achieve better outcomes for agencies and citizens alike.

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Implementing the DATA Act: Encouraging Signs
Monday, May 5, 2014 - 09:47
President Obama has said he will sign new legislation that will have far-reaching effects on federal agencies and hundreds of thousands of recipient of federal funds – grantees, contractors, universities, non-profits, states, and localities.

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Friday, May 2, 2014 - 07:11
By Dan Chenok and John Lainhart. As agency executives look to implement and reinforce cybersecurity as part of their overall IT and programmatic priorities, an important OMB policy and industry implementation framework can provide context and support by enabling sound IT governance.

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