The Fall 2015 The Business of Government magazine delves into a diverse set of topics and public management issues facing us today. With each edition, I present the leadership stories of a select group of public servants and complement their front-line experience with practical insights from thought leaders—merging real-world experience with practical scholarship.
As government managers write requirements for digital civic engagement, people need to consider how much of their identity they need to share to ensure accountability and trust in the system, while not discouraging civic participation.
The report offers advice on how government organizations
can increase both the quantity and quality of public
participation from specific groups of citizens, including missing
stakeholders, unaffiliated experts, and the general public.
The U.S. Department of Health and
Human Services, HHS, sits atop a vast
array of data information and expertise
that, if leveraged properly and applied
innovatively, could transform health
and health care delivery within this
What is fast government? How is the national archives transitioning to the electronic records environment? How are changing work habits and technology decreasing the federal government’s real estate footprint? What is national health security? How are VA and HUD working together to end veteran homelessness? How is NASA building its leaders of tomorrow today? Listen to the latest The Business of Government Magazine and find out.