Submitted by TFryer on Thu, 01/18/2018 - 14:30
On September 16, the IBM Center for The Business of Government and the Partnership for Public Service co-hosted a Roundtable to discuss how agency leaders can coordinate and integrate activities to drive successful outcomes for the next Presidential term. An exceptional group of current and former senior officials from Administrations of both parties, leaders from Capitol Hill, as well as experts from academia and the private and non-profit sectors participated in a robust discussion.
Submitted by TFryer on Thu, 01/18/2018 - 14:27
This blog is a continuation of our first blog on Enterprise Government, which presented an introduction on Enterprise Government and highlighted a number of challenges for the next Administration to address. In this blog, we will present the key findings and recommendations in each of four areas to spur a government-wide approach to solving problems. These action areas include:
Submitted by sfreidus on Wed, 12/27/2017 - 15:51
In 2012, President Obama’s digital government plan ordered federal agencies to create at least two mobile apps. A lot has happened since then, and at all levels of government.
Submitted by sfreidus on Wed, 12/27/2017 - 11:39
By using an enterprise-wide view of how the government can work, the next president may be more effective in getting large-scale initiatives underway and successfully completed, writes University of Massachusetts Distinguished Professor Jane Fountain, in a new report, being released today jointly by the IBM Center and the Partnership for Public Service.
The report offers three key recommendations to the next president’s transition team and the next White House:
Submitted by sfreidus on Wed, 12/27/2017 - 11:36
The IBM Center for The Business of Government is committed to helping identify and distill the lessons learned from the past, identify current and new management initiatives and capacities that will be needed to address key challenges facing the country in the next administration, and offer ideas on implementation.
Submitted by sfreidus on Tue, 12/26/2017 - 17:08
This post is the fourth in a series on how strong IT Governance can help drive effective security across Federal enterprises. See the first installment.
Submitted by cmasingo on Fri, 12/22/2017 - 13:47
On November 8, the President-elect will begin the next phase of the transition to power that culminates with Inauguration Day on January 20, 2017. The next Administration will have a tremendous opportunity to drive change that improves mission performance across government, in ways that can positively impact millions of lives across the Nation across a broad range of mission areas – including health care for citizens, stewardship of natural resources, and delivery of benefits with financial integrity.
Submitted by cmasingo on Thu, 12/21/2017 - 11:13
We are pleased to announce our latest round of awards for new reports on key public sector challenges, which respond to priorities identified in the Center's research agenda. Our content is intended to stimulate and accelerate the production of practical research that benefits public sector leaders and managers.
We expect the following reports to be published in early 2018. Short summaries of each report follow.
Modernizing Government IT by Dr. Gregory S. Dawson, Arizona State University
Submitted by cmasingo on Wed, 12/20/2017 - 11:40
Note: The IBM Center recently released Seven Drivers Transforming Government, a series of essays exploring key drivers of change in government. It is based on our research and numerous insights shared by current and former government officials. This blog is the third in a series of excerpts from each of the seven essays.