This edition of The Business of Government magazine underscores the importance of correlating short-term decision-making with long-range consequences. We highlight the latest trends and best practices for improving government effectiveness by introducing you to key government executives, detailing the work of public management practitioners, and offering insights from leading academics.
The Government Accountability Office testified today on federal agencies’ use of Web 2.0 and the key challenges associated with their use, in meeting existing federal requirements related to privacy, security, records management, and freedom of information.
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.
With the issuance of Executive Order 13514 on federal sustainability, the Obama administration has called upon the federal government to lead by example: making its operations more sustainable, responsible, and efficient.