Government Matters (Full Show) – February 5, 2019


Breakdown of the 5 Paradoxes of an Innovation Culture

John Kamensky, senior fellow at the IBM Center for the Business of Government, discusses paradoxical qualities that could improve innovation culture at agencies, and why they all need to be present to work.

Advice recuperating in IT modernization efforts post-shutdown

Richard Spires, former CIO at the Department of Homeland Security and CEO of Learning Tree International, discusses the impact the shutdown will have on federal IT modernization, and details efforts to update the Trusted Internet Connections policy.

Agency workforce concerns grow in light of government shutdown

Katherine Coffman, former human capital officer at IRS and executive at KC Executive and Leadership Coaching, discusses what impact the shutdown will have on federal employee retention, and how to get more people on the “on ramp.”