Management Matters

Agencies issue exit memos to incoming teams

Agencies issue exit memos to incoming teams

Danny Werfel, director for the Boston Consulting Group, discuss how the next administration can get a head start, by using...
Eight key steps to implement the DATA Act

Eight key steps to implement the DATA Act

Carol Fortine Ochoa, Inspector General at GSA, discusses the agency’s progress in meeting the upcoming DATA Act deadlines.
Status of cross-agency priority goals

Status of cross-agency priority goals

John Kamensky, senior fellow at the IBM Center for the Business of Government, discusses the importance of cross-agency priority goals...
The future of White House fellowship programs

The future of White House fellowship programs

Bernard Kluger, deputy performance improvement officer at the Office of Personnel Management, discussed the unique leadership culture created by White...
Agencies delivering results with shrinking budgets

Agencies delivering results with shrinking budgets

Heather Krause, director of strategic issues at the Government Accountability Office, discusses new research from GAO on how agencies can...
Former federal deputy CIO looks back at the Obama IT agenda

Former federal deputy CIO looks back at the Obama IT agenda

Lisa Schlosser, former federal deputy chief information officer, looked back on the most important elements of the Obama administration’s IT...
Challenges facing the next director of the Office of Management and Budget

Challenges facing the next director of the Office of Management and Budget

SeamlessDocs Federal president and former administrator of GSA, Dan Tangherlini discussed the challenges facing the next director of the Office of...
Risk management & the presidential transition

Risk management & the presidential transition

David Buckley, managing director at KPMG, discusses the future of risk management in a Trump administration.
Priorities for the IRS in 2017

Priorities for the IRS in 2017

IRS Commissioner John Koskinen discussed his role in the Congressional push for tax reform, the agency’s priorities in 2017, and...
Senate passes 2016 Inspector General Empowerment Act

Senate passes 2016 Inspector General Empowerment Act

Michael Horowitz, Inspector General at the Justice Department, discusses the Inspector General Empowerment Act of 2016.
One-on-One with NASA Administrator Charlie Bolden (Part 2)

One-on-One with NASA Administrator Charlie Bolden (Part 2)

NASA Administrator Charlie Bolden discusses cybersecurity challenges, CIO authority and NASA’s workforce diversity initiative.
One-on-One with NASA Administrator Charlie Bolden (Part 1)

One-on-One with NASA Administrator Charlie Bolden (Part 1)

NASA Administrator Charlie Bolden discusses top priorities for the space agency in 2017.
Fate of IT programs in Trump Administration

Fate of IT programs in Trump Administration

Kymm McCabe, principal at Deloitte Digital, discusses how federal managers can ensure their programs survive in the Trump administration.
Priorities for the Department of Veterans Affairs in 2017

Priorities for the Department of Veterans Affairs in 2017

Rep. Mark Takano (D-Ca.), ranking member of the House Veterans Affairs Committee, discusses what veterans issues President-Elect Trump should address...
Implications of double and triple wait times for background check investigations at OPM

Implications of double and triple wait times for background check investigations at OPM

Beth McGrath, director of Deloitte Consulting’s federal sector, discussed the implications of double and triple wait times for background check...
Once-in-a-decade opportunity lining up for contractors

Once-in-a-decade opportunity lining up for contractors

Gina Gallagher, president of AOC Key Solutions, discusses the once-in-a-decade opportunity lining up for contractors.
Trump administration & procurement policy

Trump administration & procurement policy

Angela Styles, chair of Crowell and Moring and a partner in their government contracts group, discusses the top acquisition positions up...
 Strategic Developments in Category Management

 Strategic Developments in Category Management

Tiffany Hixson, regional  commissioner of the Federal Acquisition Service at the General Services Administration, discusses the future and vision of the...
Future of the Federal Systems Integration & Management Center at the General Services

Future of the Federal Systems Integration & Management Center at the General Services

Rob Coen, Strategy Director at GSA’s Federal Systems Integration & Management Center at the General Services Administration, discusses the future...
The Federal Management Playbook

The Federal Management Playbook

Ira Goldstein, author of the “The Federal Management Playbook” and former chief operating officer at the Government Accountability Office, discusses...
Strategic sourcing: Are agencies leaving money on the table?

Strategic sourcing: Are agencies leaving money on the table?

Tim DiNapoli, director of acquisition and sourcing management at the Government Accountability Office, explained how federal agencies are leaving a...
Proposed guidance to modernize federal IT

Proposed guidance to modernize federal IT

Alan Balutis, senior director and distinguished fellow at Cisco and former Chief Information Officer and Chief Financial Officer at the Commerce Department discusses U.S....
Procurement Principles at VA

Procurement Principles at VA

The Government Accountability Office, the inspector general, Congress, and agency leadership made procurement reform a top priority after cost explosions...
TSA’s approach to enterprise risk management

TSA’s approach to enterprise risk management

Marianne Roth, branch manager for the Office of the Chief Risk Officer at the Transportation Security Administration, discussed how her...