8:12 pm, May 24, 2015

The Business of Government Hour

Mondays at 11:00 a.m. & Wednesdays at 12:00 p.m.

The Business of Government Radio Hour, hosted by Michael J. Keegan, features a conversation with a federal executive who is changing the way government does business. The executives discuss their careers and the management challenges facing their organizations. Guests include administrators, chief financial officers, chief information officers, chief operating officers, commissioners, controllers, directors, and undersecretaries.

Babbitt is no stranger to the FAA

March 21st and March 23rd, 2011

A veteran pilot and internationally recognized expert in aviation and labor relations, Babbitt is no stranger to the FAA


Special Edition: What is analytics and how can it enhance decision making?

March 14th and March 16th

Special Edition: What is analytics and how can it enhance decision making? How can the Deep QA analytics technology underpinning IBM's Watson help government agencies meet mission? We will explore these questions and more with two very special guests Professor Tom Davenport on analytics and David Shepler on Deep QA/Watson. That's this week on The Business of Government Hour.


Doug Criscitello discusses U.S Department Housing and Urban Development

March 7th and March 9th, 2011

U.S Department Housing and Urban Development Chief Financial Officer


Conversation with Authors Series with Professor Scott Overmyer

February 28th and March 2nd, 2011

Conversation with Authors Series with Professor Scott Overmyer: A Conversation on Implementing Telework: Lessons learned from Four Federal Agencies


Dave Wennergren speaks about unified information management

February 21st and February 23rd, 2011

Providing top-level advocacy in creating a unified information management and technology vision for the DoD.


Conversation with Author Series with Professors Gwanhoo Lee and Young Hoon Kwak

February 14th and February 16th, 2011

A Conversation on An Open Government Implementation Model: Moving to Increased Public Engagement


Rafael Borras discusses overseeing the management of DHS $56 billion budget

February 7th and February 9th, 2011

Rafael Borras oversees management of the Department of Homeland Security's $56 billion budget, appropriations, expenditure of funds, and accounting, and finance.


Carol W.Pope discusses her Federal Labor Relations Authority (FLRA) career

January 31st and February 2nd, 2011

Carol W.Pope is the first Federal Labor Relations Authority (FLRA) career employee to serve as Chairman and Member.


Chad L. Fulgham develops the FBI's IT strategic plan and operating budget

January 24th and January 26th, 2011

Mr. Fulgham is responsible for the FBI's overall information technology (IT) efforts, including developing the FBI's IT strategic plan and operating budget.


Julie Paradis discuss how she has improved the national food and nutrition programs

January 17th and January 18th, 2011

"For more than three decades, Paradis has worked to improve national food and nutrition programs and she will now be able to hit the ground running to enhance how these programs are delivered to the American people," said Vilsack.


Conversation with Authors Series - Dr. David Wyld, Dr. Vicki Grant, and Prof Sukumar Ganapati

January 10th and January 12th, 2011

Exploring ideas to improve government effectiveness. We profile three recent Center reports with authors Dr. David Wyld on Cloud Computing in Government, Dr. Vicki Grant on Process Improvement in Social Service Delivery, and Prof. Sukumar Ganapati on the use of GIS in engaging citizens.


Linda Washington discusses Community Initiatives

January 3rd and January 5th, 2011

Ms. Washington is the Senior Policy Advisor for Community Initiatives


Special Edition of the Business of Government Hour

December 27th and December 29th, 2010

Hear from a varied group of leaders, innovators, practitioners, and thinkers, who offer models to follow, provide insights that infuse theory to practice, and pave the way to shaping the business of government. Our guests will include Vice Admiral Jack Dorsett, Dr. Bobby Braun, Dr. David McClure, Richard Spires, Clarence Carter, and Russ Mills as they discuss public management challenges and innovations.


Casey Coleman speaks about the GSA

December 20th and December 22nd, 2010

Ms. Coleman is the Chief Information Officer of the U.S General Services Administration


A Conversation on Government Technology with Vance Hitch, Richard Spires, Dave Bowen, Dave McClure, and Dr. Bobby Bruan

December 6th and December 8th, 2010

Join us for a conversation with government technology leaders on the intersection of technology and government mission.


Thomas Davenport on Information Technology and Management

November 29th and December 1st

Professor Davenport is the President's Chair in Information Technology and Management at Babson College.


Peter Apple discusses USDOT

November 22nd and November 24th

RITA's mission is to promote transportation research, solid analysis, and education across the different operating agencies within the USDOT.


Conversation with Authors Series

November 22nd and November 24th, 2010

Join us for a conversation with authors.


Caswell F. Holloway discusses on performance


I think about performance every day. How are we performing as a utility? How do we define success across the agency? It's really important to define what success means, and then measure it.


Vice Admiral David Jack Dorsett on Information dominance

October 25th and October 27th

Information dominance is about using information and data to prevent conflicts or win in a crisis.

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