Government's success is enabled by using contracting practices that reward rather than discourage new ideas and approaches.
You now have until Monday, Jan. 4, to get them in. Happy holidays!
GSA's Phaedra Chrousos discussed a wide range of possible revamps at a recent gathering of contract professionals.
The White House issued sweeping requirements that will affect the entire professional life cycle of federal leaders.
President Barack Obama will nominate a permanent deputy director for management at the Office of Management and Budget.
A former State Department employee pleaded guilty to computer hacking, cyberstalking and "sextortion" while based at the U.S. embassy in London.
Federal employee job satisfaction rose to 58.1 out of 100 in the Partnership for Public Service's annual rankings, but IT specialists have the lowest score.
Instead of trying to tackle foreign governments or hack-proof their own systems, Americans could use the force of the law to neuter cyber espionage by eliminating much of the incentive to hack.
Great work in federal IT should be celebrated. Make sure the individuals behind it get the recognition they deserve.
Struggling with a flood of data, the U.S. Marshals Service has hired a new chief data officer and is looking for ways to make agency personnel smarter about using data.
The Office of Personnel Management has launched an online portal for victims, and people who think they may be victims, of the massive data breach.
Michael Wheeless successfully demonstrated that commercial smartphones and tablets could connect securely from Navy ships to networks back ashore.