Government Matters (Full Show) – January 21, 2019


Defense Intelligence Agency releases report on Chinese military cyber strategies

Ron Marks, president of ZPN National Security and Cyber Strategies, discusses a report on Chinese cyber strategies, and why current cybersecurity methods are “not going to stand.”

Agencies face recruiting & hiring challenges during shutdown

Jonathan Alboum, public sector chief technology officer at Veritas, discusses why federal hiring might take a hit after the partial shutdown and why mission is important for bringing in top talent.

Restrictions and abilities for furloughed federal employees

Ricardo Pitts-Wiley, partner at the Federal Practice Group, outlines restrictions on outside employment for furloughed workers, and why you should check your agency’s rules before applying for an interim job.