Steve Kelman proposes that agencies offer extra points to bidders who suggest money-saving ways to change draft solicitations.
VanRoekel's innovation strategy might not be enough to counter the effects of the coming budget cuts. But then again, maybe it will.
When you consider the challenges CIOs face, it's a wonder they last even two years in the job, says columnist Alan Balutis.
Columnist Alan Balutis is surprised that no one seemed alarmed by Kundra's first assertion: That government wastes billions on IT.
Columnist Steve Kelman says agencies should join the quick-experiment revolution that is spreading through the private sector.
Mark Forman and Paul Brubaker take issue with OMB's recent efforts to redefine the role of agency CIOs, saying they undermine the intentions of the Clinger-Cohen Act.
A new book's insights into productivity have important implications for supervisors, writes columnist Steve Kelman.
Columnist John Kamensky shares new insights into how dashboards can help agencies boost program performance.
Practices that make it easier for new employees to succeed can also apply to new technologies, columnist Douglas Brown writes.
A new OMB memo assumes that CIOs have the power to execute all the authorities granted to them, but GAO and CIOs themselves might beg to differ, writes columnist Alan Balutis.
The CIO position in government continues to struggle, and tightening budgets make the situation worse, writes columnist Alan Balutis.
As agencies tighten their belts, contracting is ripe for cost savings, writes columnist Steve Kelman.