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Government on the Go
Wednesday, January 13, 2016 - 07:51
Want to know the weather? There’s an app for that. Want to know how long the TSA security line is at the airport? There’s an app for that, too!

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Tuesday, January 5, 2016 - 12:54
We are pleased to announce our latest round of awards for new reports on key public sector challenges, which respond to priorities identified in the Center's long-term research agenda. The Center for The Business of Government continues to support reports by leading thinkers on key issues affecting government today.

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Weekly Roundup: December 14 - 18, 2015
Friday, December 18, 2015 - 10:54
Articles from across the Web that we at the IBM Center for The Business of Government found interesting, December 14-18, 2015.

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How CIOs Can Enable Innovation
Wednesday, December 16, 2015 - 08:31
Today the Center is pleased to release a new, A Playbook for CIO-Enabled Innovation in the Federal Government, by Gregory S.Dawson, Arizona State University, and James S.Denford, Royal Military College of Canada.

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Announcing the IBM Center’s Visiting Fellow—Patrick Lester
Tuesday, December 15, 2015 - 12:36
The IBM Center for The Business of Government is pleased to announce that Patrick Lester will partner with the Center as a Visiting Fellow for Evidence-Based Decisionmaking.

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Weekly Roundup: December 7 - 11, 2015
Friday, December 11, 2015 - 18:09
Articles from across the Web that we at the IBM Center for The Business of Government found interesting, December 7-11, 2015.

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Innovative Methods Reshaping Government Recruitment
Thursday, December 10, 2015 - 11:30
The rapid pace of business, coupled with the changing workforce and modern technology have created a new imperative for recruitment.

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Making Decisions in a Time of Transition (Part II)
Tuesday, December 8, 2015 - 13:37
On November 10, we hosted a roundtable on how transition teams and new agency leaders can implement structures that enable managers to make smart and timely choices by incorporating data and evidence into their decision-making process. By being thoughtful and intentional in their approach, leaders can accelerate the achievement of the new elected president’s priorities, reduce risk, and increase the capacity of agencies to deliver on mission objectives.

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Making Decisions in a Time of Transition
Thursday, December 3, 2015 - 13:34
In 2017, after taking office, the next administration will face many significant and simultaneous decisions on a wide array of issues, and mountains of data to inform these choices.

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Perspective on Presidential Transitions: How George W. Bush and Barack Obama Managed a Transfer of Power
Tuesday, December 1, 2015 - 16:19
Martha Joynt Kumar, author of Before the Oath: How George W. Bush and Barack Obama Managed a Transfer of Power joined me on The Business of Government Hour to share her perspective on her latest book on presidential transitions.

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