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Weekly Roundup: May 22 - May 26, 2017

Friday, May 26th, 2017 - 13:14
Michael J. Keegan GSA chief: Central IT fund is a start, not a remedy. While President Trump's budget proposal includes a $228 million investment for a general IT modernization fund, the head of the agency overseeing the fund sees the initial investment as more of a proof of concept than a panacea.

Moving Forward with a New Management Agenda

Thursday, March 30th, 2017 - 8:11
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Blog Co-Author: Haynes Cooney Senior Managing Consultant at IBM Global Business Services If implemented effectively, these initiatives could result improved efficiency and effectiveness of the federal agencies, and smarter use of taxpayer dollars. The management section outlines a series of ideas focused on the “what” and “how” of government.

Weekly Roundup: January 23-27, 2017

Friday, January 27th, 2017 - 12:12
Friday, January 27, 2017 - 10:46
Michael Keegan

Weekly Roundup: January 2-6, 2017

Friday, January 6th, 2017 - 11:40
Friday, January 6, 2017 - 10:26
Michael J. Keegan Does HealthCare.gov have a future? HealthCare.gov is the web-based marketplace where users shop for health plans. It includes a data hub that transmits eligibility information across federal agencies and an identity management system that handles user registration and updates and pings insurance issuers and the exchanges in states that manage their own systems.

Idea to retire: A federal budget process that inhibits IT innovation

Thursday, February 4th, 2016 - 16:06
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Thursday, February 4, 2016 - 14:52
(This article first appeared on the Brookings Blog "TechTank.")   A review of the federal budget process

Déjà vu all over again: The Cost of Budget Uncertainty Redux

Thursday, September 24th, 2015 - 12:40
Thursday, September 24, 2015 - 11:26

Budgeteers MAXimize Their Line of Business

Tuesday, August 25th, 2015 - 14:47
Tuesday, August 25, 2015 - 14:41
Former federal budget officer Doug Criscitello participated on a panel on budget reform recently, in a room packed with concerned finance professionals.  He noted: “It is clear the key practitioners in the field are desperate for improvements in a process that has not only failed taxpayers in recent years but has also hindered the ability of government finance professionals to plan and execute the financial management programs of their agencies in a responsible way.”

Aligning mission support with mission delivery: Interview with Ellen Herbst, CFO, U.S. Dept of Commerce

Monday, July 13th, 2015 - 13:07
Monday, July 13, 2015 - 12:30
A clear strategic focus and sound management are essential to the effective stewardship of taxpayer dollars, enabling agency decision makers to make tough choices on a day-to-day basis and for long-term management challenges. Given the critical challenges facing government today, the ability of government executives to properly align mission support functions with mission delivery can help them respond more effectively to their mission and management challenges simultaneously, as well as drive change within their department.

Four Actions to Integrate Performance Information with Budget Formulation

Monday, April 13th, 2015 - 15:04
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For example, without knowing how building another 350 miles of fence along the U.S./Mexico border will impact border security, policy makers cannot assess whether it is a wise investment. It may be relatively easy to estimate the building cost and whether the fence can be built in the time frame provided, but that information alone is not enough to make a decision. The performance results must also be projected and compared against the likely performance results from alternative uses of those scarce taxpayer resources.

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