Management


Data snapshot - how feds view their vendors

How feds really view their vendors

Highlights from Washington Technology's survey on the state of agency/industry relationships.

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Measuring knowledge at NASA

NASA has metrics to gauge competency, but Chief Knowledge Officer Ed Hoffman says hard skills aren't everything.

News and notes from day 3 at FOSE

Women in STEM, paper-based thinking, GWAC updates and a framework for cybersecurity hiring.

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NIST's dream: Integrating security into design

New guidelines offer best practices for information systems security.

Joanie Newhart

OFPP, FAI launch new acquisition training and certification

The revised FAC-C curriculum takes effect Oct. 1 and will align civilian agency training more closely with DOD's.

News and notes from day 2 at FOSE

Highlights from the second day of the FOSE conference.

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Cobert tees up IT management plans

OMB advocates are finding ways to make IT procurement more agile as they seek broader systemic reforms.

News and notes from FOSE

Highlights from the first day at the FOSE conference.

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CBP offers 'explanation plus' to losing bidders

The plan is to tell vendors who fail to win a contract why they lost, within the constraints of the Federal Acquisition Regulation, rather than just telling them that they did.

Stewart Liff

How to inspire government employees

Dealing with problem employees head-on can go a long way toward improving performance and morale.

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Change, technology and the federal workforce

From using data intelligently to adjusting to a younger workforce to training with a purpose, experts analyze the near-future of government.

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DHS looking for a few good private-sector executives

TSA and CBP are now participating in the Loaned Executive Program, which brings private-sector executives into federal agencies for unpaid six-month assignments.