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Weekly Round-up: November 7, 2014
Friday, November 7, 2014 - 14:23
The IBM Center's Weekly Round Up highlights articles and insights that we found interesting for the week ending November 7

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Gerald Ray, Social Security Administration: Conversations on Using Analytics to Improve Mission Outcomes
Wednesday, November 5, 2014 - 11:58
Applying Analytics to a Continuous Process of Improvement

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Federal Program Inventory Deemed Useless
Monday, November 3, 2014 - 15:24
Senator Tom Coburn is retiring in a few weeks, but he leaves behind a legislative legacy of attempting to create more coherency and transparency about what the federal government does.

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Weekly Roundup:  October 27-31, 2014
Friday, October 31, 2014 - 10:00
Articles from across the Web that we found interesting, the week of October 27-31, 2014.

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Dean Silverman, IRS: Conversations on Using Analytics to Improve Mission Outcomes
Wednesday, October 29, 2014 - 09:49
Dean Silverman, Senior Advisor to the Commissioner in the Office of Compliance Analytics for the Internal Revenue Service, maps analytics to business values.

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Weekly Roundup:  October 20-24, 2014
Friday, October 24, 2014 - 09:59
Articles from across the Web that we found interesting, the week of October 20 - 24, 2014.

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The Government Can Drive Effective Implementation of Health Information to Improve Care
Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 09:55
Now that adoption of Electronic Health Records (EHRs) has moved forward, and Health Information Exchanges (HIEs) are following suit, what lies ahead for national healthcare? How does the government leverage its investment in digitizing the healthcare industry?

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Creating Innovation Offices That Work
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 07:56
A new report, “A Guide for Making Innovation Offices Work,” details the models, methods, and metrics of how government agencies are incorporating innovation into their bureaucracies.

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Carter Hewgley, FEMA:  Conversations on Using Analytics to Improve Mission Outcomes
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 13:53
Carter Hewgley, Director of Enterprise Analytics for the Federal Emergency Management, takes an iterative approach to maturing strategic analytics with FEMAStat.

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Is Recovery Act a Model for Ebola?
Monday, October 20, 2014 - 10:49
Does it take a crisis for government to work right? Last week, I attended a forum sponsored by the American Society for Public Administration that looked at the successes in implementing the Recovery Act and potential lessons for public administration in the future.

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