enterprise risk management


enterprise risk management

Student Aid: Pioneers in Managing Risk

Monday, September 29th, 2014 - 11:27
Monday, September 29, 2014 - 12:21
One former federal leader, Todd Grams, observes that agencies that ignore risk are actually creating risk.  Not surprisingly, there has been increasing interest in agencies in recent years in developing a risk management function.  So what does it look like?  The Office of Federal Student Aid (FSA) in the Department of Education undertook efforts a decade ago to create a risk management function, which may serve as inspiration for other agencies considering the sam

Creating Risk-Responsive Frameworks

Monday, September 15th, 2014 - 15:35
Monday, September 15, 2014 - 16:32
Other federal agencies also face a wide range of risks.  Some are external, others are internal.  Some are financial (such as having to deal with managing under Sequester or the market impact on external investments in pension funds, which could affect federal pension guarantees).  Some are operational, such as those faced by FERC, or cybersecurity threats, or even insider threats.  And some are reputational, such as the recent accusations of Patent Office telework abuse, or the General Services Administration’s lavish conferences scandal.

Creating Organizational Self-Defense

Monday, August 25th, 2014 - 12:25
Monday, August 25, 2014 - 13:22
So-called scandals seem to be more prevalent these days, ranging from seemingly dishonest reporting of telework hours at the Patent Office or veterans hospital access wait times, to the safety of CDC labs,

The Business of Government Magazine - Spring 2010

Wednesday, August 4th, 2010 - 14:58
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Read the digital version of this issue and hear the integrated audio segments as well! This issue of the magazine includes: From the Executive Director, Improving Mission-support performance From the Managing Editor’s Keyboard Our Conversations with Leaders includes:

Analytics and Risk Management: Tools for Making Better Decisions

Thursday, July 22nd, 2010 - 23:44
Friday, July 23, 2010 - 00:21
Decisions based on bad information can lead to poor results and be quite costly to organizations. This may culminate in the squandering of opportunities, taking on unnecessary risk, misallocating resources, and ultimately not achieving strategic goals or objectives.

The Business of Government Magazine 2010 Spring Edition

Wednesday, July 7th, 2010 - 10:20

The Business of Government Magazine Spring 2010 - A Special Edition of "The Business of Government Hour"

Wednesday, July 7th, 2010 - 10:16
Hear from FEMA Administrator Craig Fugate, Federal Environment Executive Michelle Moore, Dr. David Blumenthal on Health IT, Rich Haley on managing financial resources at the FBI, Professor Tom Davenport on analytics and making better decisions, and Alec Ross on using social media to advance U.S. diplomatic goals.
Radio show date: 
Tue, 07/20/2010
Intro text: 
It is about making connections: introducing our listeners and connecting them to the work of key government executives who are changing the way government does business: hear from Craig Fugate, Michelle Moore, Dr. David Blumenthal, Rich Haley, Tom Davenport, and Alec Ross.

Risky Business

Thursday, October 15th, 2009 - 20:16
Recovery Act guidance from OMB requires agencies to identify the risk associated with each program and develop a plan of action to reduce such risks.  After all, if a program gets 3,100 %  increase in funding, like the home weatherization program did, there must be some risk involved!  Vice President Biden has said he would like to see the entire

Managing Risk in Government: An Introduction to Enterprise Risk Management

Wednesday, October 14th, 2009 - 19:00
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