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  • Can social media make every civil servant an innovator?

    Steve Kelman notes two examples where social media and big data are hinting at big wins for relatively little hassle. Read More

  • 2 1/2 cheers for GSA, Donald Trump and the Old Post Office

    Steve Kelman reflects on what the development deal says about procurement and politics. Read More

  • Media life and real life

    Steve Kelman reports on some public servants who are unlikely to make the papers. Read More

  • What's so scary about performance ratings?

    Of course metrics can reflect factors outside your control. But that, Steve Kelman argues, is "why God invented multiple regression." Read More

  • Benevolent government data mining, or Big Brother?

    Steve Kelman suggests that fast-improving analytics can raise some interesting questions. Read More