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Best Practices News

Agency Tip 1: Get out the message

Part of "The Need for the Next Generation" special report, GAO explains how the watchdog agency re-imagined its brand and recruiting methods to become a highly competitive agency for young people to work for.

Monday - 01/24/2011, 02:01am EST

City of Copenhagen shares info with idea map

The city of Copenhagen's Tine Malm shares how the idea map allows citizens to offers suggestions to the local government.

Friday - 01/21/2011, 04:18pm EST
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How to innovate in a radical (but not crazy) way

Bill Taylor, author of Practically Radical, explains how to bring innovative ideas to the workplace.

Friday - 01/21/2011, 02:58pm EST
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CDW report: Agencies adopt green gov to reduce IT energy use

CDW-G's Andy Lausch discusses the findings of a report on green government initiative metrics for IT.

Thursday - 01/20/2011, 03:00pm EST
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Report: Keeping Talent key to future success

Agencies spend significant time and resources recruiting and training top talent but a new study warns that many are ignoring the other crucial side of the equation - keeping those employees. Booz Allen's Ron Sanders explains.

Wednesday - 01/19/2011, 10:08am EST
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DISA's BRAC move to Ft. Meade underway

As DISA heads north for the Maryland border, we get an update from Director for Manpower, Personnel and Security, Jack Penkoske.

Wednesday - 01/19/2011, 09:40am EST
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Study: Agencies should work harder to keep employees

A new report warns that agencies need to focus on employee retention as Congress threatens pay and hiring freezes. Agency leaders and line managers must work together to maintain their workforces.

Tuesday - 01/18/2011, 09:00pm EST
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CPSC database to make complaints transparent

With the new database available in March, consumers can easily go online to SaferProducts.gov and report a complaint about an unsafe product or conduct a background check on a product's safety by examining reports of consumers' complaints. We get details from CPSC's Scott Wolfson.

Tuesday - 01/18/2011, 10:42am EST
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Taxpayer Advocate: IRS must address new health care laws

The most serious problem facing taxpayers and the IRS is a shared one. Taxpayer advocate Nina Olson has details.

Tuesday - 01/18/2011, 09:31am EST
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Data leaks happen - then what?

If agencies can't eliminate data loss, surely there has to be something that can be done to minimize it? We ask Neustar's Rodney Joffe.

Monday - 01/17/2011, 09:40am EST
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EEOC handles record-breaking workload

Nearly 100,000 claims were filed with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission last year, setting a new record. Director of Field Office Claims, Nicholas Inzeo, tells us how EEOC held up.

Friday - 01/14/2011, 10:41am EST
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GAO: workforce planning an issue at TARP

The Government Accountability Office continues to follow the progress of TARP. GAO's Tom McCool gives us an update.

Friday - 01/14/2011, 10:08am EST
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Benchmark set for social media in government

A new report combines the findings of two surveys -one targeting federal employees, the other federal contractors - on the use of social media in the government. Research Director at Market Connections, John Kagia, fills us in.

Friday - 01/14/2011, 09:41am EST
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OMB wants classified systems assessed

Agencies must evaluate their security systems to ensure classified information remains secret. OMB, with guidance from ISOO and ODNI, has a battery of questions for agency heads in their second memo after the release of documents on WikiLeaks.

Tuesday - 01/04/2011, 03:34pm EST

IG: EPA lacks procedures to find right staffing levels

A newly-released EPA Inspector General's audit found that the agency lacks the internal controls it needs to make sure its workforce is aligned with its missions.

Friday - 12/31/2010, 04:17pm EST

Report highlights federal recruiting best practices

The Partnership for Public Service's Tim McManus explained the findings of a report on best practices for federal hiring.

Friday - 12/10/2010, 03:05pm EST
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How to keep your top talent

Tim McManus, vice president of education and outreach at the Partnership for Public Service, discussed the findings of the PPS' recent report on attrition.

Tuesday - 11/23/2010, 05:34pm EST
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Innovation grows in 'OK to fail' culture

Innovation is a mindset, and that mindset must be prepared to make mistakes and fail. Information Experts' Marissa Levin told host Francis Rose how organizations can create an environment to foster new ideas.

Friday - 11/19/2010, 02:26pm EST
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SBA expands boot camp for vets

SBA has two new programs for women vets, guard, reservists and families. We get details from SBA's William Elmore.

Friday - 11/19/2010, 09:08am EST
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