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Digging Out of a Digital Stone Age
Thursday, March 2, 2017 - 11:17
About 75 percent of the federal IT budget goes to maintaining outdated legacy computer systems, according to GAO. Some are over 50 years old, yet critical – such as the main IRS tax data base and the nuclear missile launch system.

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Cognitive Category Management - Unlocking Value in Government - Part Two
Wednesday, March 1, 2017 - 10:11
This blog post is written by Timothy Wood, Public Sector Operations & Supply Chain Management Practice Area Leader, IBM Global Business Services.

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Cognitive Category Management - Unlocking Value in Government
Tuesday, February 28, 2017 - 17:42
This blog post is written by Timothy Wood, Public Sector Operations & Supply Chain Management Practice Area Leader, IBM Global Business Services.

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Weekly Roundup: February 20-24, 2017
Friday, February 24, 2017 - 16:15
Articles from across the Web that we at the IBM Center for The Business of Government found interesting for the week of February 20-24.

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Taking a Targeted Approach to Civil Service Reform
Wednesday, February 22, 2017 - 12:28
For at least three decades, politicians and the public have called for “civil service reform” without a strategic view of what that might look like. Some see it as increasing accountability, others see it as streamlining and empowering employees, while yet others see it as making it easier to fire poor performers

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Weekly Roundup: February 13 - 17, 2017
Friday, February 17, 2017 - 09:29
Articles from across the Web that we at the IBM Center for The Business of Government found interesting for the week of February 13-17.

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Applying Risk Management Strategies to Reduce Improper Payments
Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 14:50
This report continues our long interest in risk management with a specific focus on employing risk management strategies to reduce improper payments at the U.S. Department of Labor’s (DOL) Unemployment Insurance (UI) program.

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After the Award: How to Make Contracts Deliver
Tuesday, February 14, 2017 - 14:33
Like acquisition, contract performance is a team sport, so collaboration, communication and trust characterize the best post-contract relationships.

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Weekly Roundup: February 6 - 10, 2017
Friday, February 10, 2017 - 11:41
Articles from across the Web that we at the IBM Center for The Business of Government found interesting for the week of February 6 – 10.

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In Praise of Public Servants
Friday, February 10, 2017 - 10:01
Recognizing the outstanding work done by government for the nation, every single day

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