Weekly Roundup: January 23-27, 2017

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The IBM Center's Weekly Roundup highlights articles and insights that we found interesting for the week ending January 27, 2017.

On the Radio Hour

Kevin Page
Deputy Commissioner, Federal Acquisition Service
GSA

In the magazine

Reform of the Federal IT Budget - Increasing Strategy, Decreasing Complexity
The federal budget process is an exercise in time travel. At any given moment, agency budget and program managers may live in as many as three years at the...

On the blog

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...
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"The execution of the ACA was seriously flawed. Three factors contributed to the rocky rollout: the nature of lawmaking, poor personnel decisions, and poisonous politics," notes Dr. Zeke Emanuel.
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This edition of The Business of Government magazine underscores the importance of correlating short-term decision-making with long-range consequences. We highlight the latest trends and best practices for improving government effectiveness by introducing you to key government executives, detailing the work of public management practitioners, and offering insights from leading academics.
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Fiscal constraints will challenge government for the foreseeable future.
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Over the last few years, a critical mass of stakeholders has quietly worked to build evidence-based decision-making into government.
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Commerce’s leadership has successfully tackled one of the most significant challenges facing senior IT leadership—the requirement for greater empowerment of decision-making to drive efficiencies and improve effectiveness of IT.
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The Bureau of the Fiscal Service (BFS) was formed by combining the Financial Management Service (FMS) and the Bureau of the Public Debt (BPD).
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The Office of Integrated Technology Services (ITS) in GSA’s Federal Acquisition Service (FAS) positions itself as a facilitator and enabler of government IT savings.
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The U.S. Department of the Treasury seeks to improve performance and operations while managing its resources more effectively and efficiently.
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The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs manages a portfolio of educational and job training services for eligible veterans to enhance their economic opportunity and successful transition.
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This edition of The Business of Government magazine underscores the importance of correlating short-term decision-making with long-range consequences.
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