Weekly Roundup: February 19-23, 2018

Friday, February 23rd, 2018 - 10:46
John Kamensky

Agencies Reveal New Priority Goals in Budget

Friday, February 23rd, 2018 - 10:25
The GPRA Modernization Act requires agencies to develop a set of 3-5 two-year priority goals and the Trump Administration posted its first set of goals for major agencies on an updated performance.gov website at the same time the FY 2019 budget was released. But the goals didn’t get the same billing as the budget

Weekly Roundup: February 12-16, 2018

Friday, February 16th, 2018 - 17:55
John Kamensky Feb 12 – 16

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
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
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.”