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  • 'Wisdom of crowds' vs. group discussion

    Steve Kelman would like to put a popular theory to the test in government. Read More

  • How do we get public servants who want to serve the public?

    Steve Kelman points to research that suggests recruiting, not training, is the key. Read More

  • Why Rep. Rice is wrong about pegging feds' pay to economic growth

    Steve Kelman's concern is not what you might think. Read More

  • One sure sign of whether 'Acquisition 360' will actually matter

    Steve Kelman applauds the attempt to gather real feedback on the acquisition process, but notes that surveys alone are not enough. Read More

  • How to attract young talent to your agency

    Steve Kelman shares some great insights about wooing young stars into the federal government. Read More

  • What immigration has to do with innovation

    Steve Kelman reflects on an insightful book about immigrants' contributions to the early American republic. Read More

  • The next big thing in government smartphone apps

    Steve Kelman suggests that innovative experiments at state DMVs show the potential for creating dramatically different customer relationships. Read More

  • What to make of startup mania in China

    Steve Kelman questions whether the culture exists to make China's embrace of startups stick. Read More

  • Another highly cost-effective management tool

    Steve Kelman spotlights the way some hospitals are using survey results to radically improve customer service. Read More

  • A management tool available to all government managers

    Steve Kelman notes that sometimes the most effective efforts are also the easiest. Read More

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