Weekly Roundup: January 23-27, 2017

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The IBM Center's Weekly Roundup highlights articles and insights that we found interesting for the week ending January 27, 2017.

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Rodney Scott
University of New South Wales

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Transforming VA’s IT Organization to Better Serve Veterans: Insights from LaVerne Council, Assistant Secretary for Information Technology and Chief Information Officer, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
In his second inaugural address, President Abraham Lincoln spoke of the tragedies of the Civil War and society’s need to unify and “to care for him who...

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A New Research Agenda:  The Center Launches Our Third Decade of Bringing the Best Ideas to Government
Wednesday, August 9, 2017 - 13:18
The Center is releasing a refreshed set of priorities to inform future research that can drive public sector...
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Articles from across the Web that we at the IBM Center for The Business of Government found interesting, September 28 – October 2, 2015.
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“It’s déjà vu all over again.” As this week marks the passing of baseball hall of famer Yogi Berra, his insightful malapropism seems quite appropriate as the U.S. federal government is on the precipice of falling headlong into a second government shutdown within two years. How does the shutdown impact how agencies manage their budgets and operations? What effect does shuttering government operations have on federal employees, grantees, and contractors?
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The IBM Center's Weekly Roundup highlights articles and insights that we found interesting for the week ending September 18.
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The IBM Center's Weekly Roundup highlights articles and insights that we found interesting for the week ending September 11.
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The IBM Center's Weekly Round Up highlights articles and insights that we found interesting for the week ending September 4.
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A “cubit” is an ancient measure of length – from your elbow to your middle fingertip. We no longer use it, because everyone’s is different, and we get different results. The federal government has a project underway to move from its version of cubits to a more standardized set of measures, as well.
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The IBM Center for The Business of Government connects research to practice, merging real world experience with practical scholarship.
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For several years, our Center has promoted and welcomed dialogue with government stakeholders around how best to encourage innovation and social media.....
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Savvy leaders know that it is important to not only know what and how you are doing, but for your key stakeholders to know, as well. . . . .
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Articles from across the Web that we at the IBM Center for The Business of Government found interesting, August 3 - 7, 2015.
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