Weekly Round-up: May 31, 2013

Dan Chenok

New Report on Data Visualization

A new report explores the topic of data visualization and its use by the federal government.  Appropriately titled “The Use of Data Visualization in Government,” the report details how agencies are turning data into infographics and how government managers can use a slew of tools to help tell their agencies’ stories in a way that is both compelling and data-focused.

Weekly Round-up: June 14, 2013

Gadi Ben-Yehuda

This week: Nationals.

Weekly Round-up: June 21, 2013

Weekly Round-up: June 28, 2013

Gadi Ben-Yehuda

With a hack hack here and a hack hack there.

Five Instagram Feeds for Government

When Pinterest was approved for government use, I shared 10 boards I’d like to see (note: #8 is now live!).  Now that GSA has approved Instagram for use by federal agencies, here is a more modest five users/feeds I’d follow:

Weekly Round-up: July 12, 2013

Gadi Ben-Yehuda

Another international edition!

Weekly Round-up: July 19, 2013

Gadi Ben-Yehuda

Weekly Round-up: July 26, 2013

Gadi Ben-Yehuda

Weekly Round-up: March 8, 2013

Dan Chenok


Innovation Fellow, Emeritus
IBM Center for The Business of Government
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Gadi Ben-Yehuda was our Innovation Fellow for the Center for The Business of Government. In the five years that Mr. Ben-Yehuda was with the Center, he was a speaker, panelist and moderator for events with State Department, Department of Labor, Department of Defense, General Services Administration, and other agencies. He also delivered presentations both nationally and internationally, at SxSW Interactive Festival in Austin, TX, the Global eGovernment Forum in Seoul, South Korea, and conferences in venues ranging from Washington, DC, to New York City, and Las Vegas, NV, to Burlington, VT. He was a prolific writer, with articles appearing on the Center’s blog, in Government Executive and Fast CoExist. He is active on Facebook, Twitter, and Vine. Mr. Ben-Yehuda has worked on the Web since 1994, when he received an email from Maya Angelou through his first Web site. He has an MFA in poetry from American University, has taught writing at Howard University, and has worked in Washington, DC, for nonprofits, lobbying organizations, Fleishman-Hillard Global Communications, and Al Gore's presidential campaign. Prior to his current position, Gadi was was a Web Strategist for the District of Columbia's Office of the chief Technology Officer (OCTO). Additionally, Gadi has taught creative, expository, and Web writing for more than 10 years to university students, private-sector professionals, and soldiers, including Marines at the Barracks at 8th and I in Washington, DC. Gadi is also a member of ACT-IAC.