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Buzz of the Week: Hopes for cybersecurity





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KM experts dispute age gap


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Committee leaders seek info on HSIN Next Gen



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Editorial: A call for nominations

Schlarman: New FISMA is the wrong solution


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Advice from a talent manager
A management expert suggests ways that agencies can bridge gaps left by departing employees.





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Advice on renewing innovation
Social entrepreneur Judy Estrin says government cannot afford to live off innovation from years past.





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Performance: Past is prologue
A company’s track record can count for a lot in future contracts — if federal agencies know what it is





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KM advocates seek policy boost

Group hopes the next administration will make knowledge management a higher priority.




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    How Einstein changes the way government does business

    The Department of Commerce is revising its confidentiality agreement for statistical data survey respondents to reflect the fact that the Department of Homeland Security could see some of that data if it is captured by the Einstein system.

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    Mattis mulls consolidation in IT, cyber

    In a Feb. 17 memo, Defense Secretary Jim Mattis told senior leadership to establish teams to look for duplication across the armed services in business operations, including in IT and cybersecurity.

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    DHS vague on rules for election aid, say states

    State election officials had more questions than answers after a Department of Homeland Security presentation on the designation of election systems as critical U.S. infrastructure.

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    How the hiring freeze targets millennials

    The government desperately needs younger talent to replace an aging workforce, and experts say that a freeze on hiring doesn't help.

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    VA moves ahead with homegrown scheduling IT

    The Department of Veterans Affairs will test an internally developed scheduling module at primary care sites nationwide to see if it's ready to service the entire agency.

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    MGT Act poised for a comeback

    After missing in the last Congress, drafters of a bill to encourage cloud adoption are looking for a new plan.

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