Government Matters (Full Show) – October 29, 2018


Behind the scenes of FEMA during hurricane season

David Grant, partner at Potomac Ridge Consulting and former acting deputy administrator of FEMA, discusses what this year’s busy hurricane season means for the agency, and how they can manage multiple disasters at once.

Report: Lessons learned from recruiting, hiring tech talent at the U.S. Digital Service

Mallory Barg Bulman, vice president of research & evaluation at the Partnership for Public Service, discusses how the United States Digital Service is influencing hiring across the government, and lessons learned from their experiences.

How agencies can leverage new Direct Hiring Authorities

Mika Cross, federal workplace expert, details ways agencies can use the new Direct Hiring Authorities and other tools at their disposal to grow their workforce.