Wednesday, June 7, 2023
Shared services in the Federal Government have focused primarily on traditional “back office” functions of financial management, human resources, acquisition, and technology related functions. More recently, grants and cyber security services have been added as part of a set of Quality Service Management Offices (QSMOs).
Friday, June 2, 2023
One year ago, an entrepreneurial government leader Brian Whittaker started an initiative called “Humans of Public Service."
Tuesday, May 23, 2023
A recent report and expert panel provide insights into a core new tool for operations, analysis, and decisionmaking.
Thursday, May 18, 2023
Honored to join with colleagues and stakeholders of the National Academy of Public Administration to announce a call to action around AI to help government.
Friday, May 12, 2023
Articles & insights in public management & leadership that we found of interest for the week ending May 12, 2023
Tuesday, May 9, 2023
Last week, I had the honor of speaking at the retirement celebration for Steve Kelman, longtime Kennedy School Professor and globally leading government management expert, who I’ve been fortunate to know for over three decades.
Thursday, May 4, 2023
A recent story in Government Executive summarizes a newly-released guidance memo to federal agencies from the Office of Management and Budget. But the guidance actually has an interesting backstory that stretches back 20 years.
Wednesday, May 3, 2023
The post-pandemic world has arrived and the Office of Management and Budget sees this as the right time to hit the “reset” button on how federal agencies should create and manage their new workplaces.
Tuesday, May 2, 2023
Recent roundtable discussions demonstrate how preparedness, diversification, and sustainability can all help government leaders reduce risks and harden operations across supply chains.


Center Blog Series

The Center maintains several blog series written by our Fellows and those in academia and the nonprofit world.  Our blog series include:

Tax Modernization Series by Peggy Bogadi, Florian Breger, and Sharon Moore

Agile Government, Why Now by Angela Evans

Improving Outcomes in Government through Data and Intelligent Automation by The IBM Center for The Business of Government and the Partnership for Public Service

Distance Work in the Time of COVID by John Kamensky

Community Resilience and Reshaping Government during COVID by Donald F. Kettl

Managing Risk in the Public Sector by Dan Chenok and Michael J. Keegan

Business of Government Stories (the people behind the management evolution) by Dan Chenok, John Kamensky, and guest authors

State and Local Government Best Practices by Katherine Barrett and Richard Greene

Government Performance Management - a video series by Praja Trivedi