Federal agencies should adapt external engagement models from corporate venture capital to take advantage of innovation in the commercial sector.
A study about everyday honesty may have implications for managers who want to set standards for good behavior in their organizations.
A chief data officer can drive strategy and execution, but a vision where every employee is empowered by data requires leaders at all levels helping to create an environment where the right business and mission processes and business analytic tools become the center piece of decisions.
While agencies have largely passed previous deadlines, this could be the most difficult mandate to date.
A new fellowship program for young government cyber hires promises college loan repayment for participants, but the incentives don't reward long government service.
Despite bountiful evidence of wasteful IT spending, Congress has yet to get serious about retiring the nation's antiquated IT.
The co-founders of Coding it Forward weigh in on the talent-recruitment efforts in civic tech.
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The government agency chief data officer role comes with nuances, and to ensure success, officials need to be mindful of far more than simply structuring datasets.
Steve Kelman digs into new research on management practices and employee perceptions.
Think of any mission-critical challenge facing any government organization today, and technology is invariably a part of the solution.
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