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OMB Guidance:  Prepare to SOAR
Wednesday, August 8, 2012 - 13:54
OMB has released its long-awaited guidance for the implementation of new provisions in the GPRA Modernization Act of 2010. It describes a novel way to meet a statutory requirement to annually judge the performance of government programs. Agencies will have to put this new approach in place over the next two years.

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A New Federal Performance Framework
Tuesday, August 7, 2012 - 09:03
OMB has released a new performance framework for the federal government. It is embedded in its guidance to agencies on how they should prepare their budget requests for fiscal year 2014, which is called OMB Circular A-11.

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Monday, August 6, 2012 - 15:00
What makes today's young professionals different than previous generations?

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Weekly Round-up: August 03, 2012
Thursday, August 2, 2012 - 15:36
Articles from across the Web that we found interesting, the week of July 30, 2012

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Government Reform:  An International Snapshot of Progress on Performance Management (Part 1)
Wednesday, August 1, 2012 - 17:10
The World Bank held a series of seminars this past Spring on the state of the international public sector performance and results movement over the past two decades. I came away more encouraged than I had expected regarding advances in several developing nations – with implications for the more developed countries.

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Wednesday, August 1, 2012 - 10:02
Tech@State should serve as a model for other agencies. We should see a Tech@Ag, Tech@Commerce, Tech@HHS. . .

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Weekly Round-up: July 27, 2012
Friday, July 27, 2012 - 08:13
Articles from across the Web that we found interesting, the week of July 23, 2012

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Wednesday, July 25, 2012 - 10:12
After addressing context and benefits of cloud computing, Dan Chenok's testimony focuses on three key issues that impact how cloud can best be leveraged, now and in the future.

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Dan Chenok's House Committee Testimony: Innovation and Cloud Computing
Tuesday, July 24, 2012 - 15:30
Dan Chenok's testimony before the House Judiciary Subcommittee on Intellectual Property, Competition, and the Internet, at a hearing entitled "Cloud Computing: An Overview of the Technology and the Issues facing American Innovators."

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Recovering from the Recovery Act (Part 5)
Tuesday, July 24, 2012 - 13:43
Congress is considering expanding the transparency provisions first developed for the Recovery Act to all federal spending. A new report looks back at states’ experiences in implementing the federal reporting requirements and offers insights for the potential of extending such requirements.

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