Ali Mayorkas, deputy secretary, U.S. Department of Homeland Security joined me on The Business of Government Hour to discuss the department’s key strategic priorities, the challenges it is facing, how the DHS “Unity of Effort” initiative is going, and what DHS is doing to improve its operational performance.
Presidential scholar Dr. Martha Kumar was joined by Chris Lu, Deputy Secretary of Labor and Former Executive Director of the Obama-Biden Transition Project, and Clay Johnson, former Bush (43) Presidential Personnel Director and Deputy Director of Management at the U.S. Office of Management and Budget, for a discussion on best practices in Presidential transitions and the importance of focusing on management in the transition and early days of an administration.
You have nothing to lose but your silos! Two weeks ago, nearly 200 enthusiastic innovators from more than two dozen federal agencies gathered to share ideas and inspire each other with stories of what they are doing in their agencies.
There are three types of leaders. Each is successful in a different context, says Dr. Michael Maccoby, a renowned business advisor who is both an organizational psychologist and anthropologist. And you need all three on your organization’s top management team.