Spring/Summer 2011 Edition
Submitted by MPanchal on Thu, 06/02/2011 - 16:14
The U.S. Department of Homeland Security has an expansive and varied mission. Managing its resources efficiently, effectively, and as “OneDHS” are the key to successfully meeting that mission.
A Conversation with Rafael Borras, Undersecretary for Management at the U.S. Department of Homeland Security
Today, even the most seasoned government leaders are facing extraordinary challenges in managing information technology, financial, and human resources; understanding social networks, and competing globally.
A Conversation with Dr. Robert Childs, Chancellor, National Defense University’s iCollege
Government leaders must use the instruments of national power to provide present-day security while setting the conditions for a secure future.
Power, Security, and Leadership in the 21st Century
For over two years, the Obama administration has pursued a pair of initiatives that have each, in different ways, impacted the management of government programs: open government and cybersecurity.
“Secure Transparency”: Why Cybersecurity is Vital to the Long-Term Success of Open Government
The nation’s looming financial crisis, fueled by trillion-dollar plus annual federal budget deficits, has compelled all U.S. government departments and agencies to adopt cost-reduction campaigns and efficiency initiatives.
A Focused Approach To Saving Money in the Federal Budget: Lessons from the DoD
This article is adapted from Patricia C. Franks, “How Federal Agencies Can Effectively Manage Records Created Using New Social Media Tools” (Washington, DC: IBM Center for The Business of Government, 2010).
How Federal Agencies Can Effectively Manage Records Created Using New Social Media Tools
This article is adapted from Susan Hannam and Bonni Yordi, “Engaging a Multi-Generational Workforce: Practical Advice for Government Managers” (Washington, DC: IBM Center for The Business of Government, 2011).
Engaging a Multi-Generational Workforce: Practical Advice for Government Managers