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The Public Manager
Wednesday, April 21, 2010
As his administration settles into the executive branch, President Obama faces the largest number of challenges of any new president in recent memory. How does an agency engage senior...
The Public Manager
Belgian neighborhood watch projects were inspired by neighborhood watch projects in the United States and United Kingdom. Citizens, police, and the municipality cooperate in a neighborhood...
The Public Manager
Wednesday, April 21, 2010
The shared services revolution began in the late 1980s with the adoption of commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) enterprise resource planning (ERP) software packages by leading commercial...
The Public Manager
Wednesday, April 21, 2010
Do you recognize these headlines? Ethical governance may be an idea and ideal to many citizens, but it is not wishful thinking.
The Public Manager
Sunday, April 18, 2010
Therefore, the managers who run those agencies need a tool to manage for results, and citizen consumers of those services need one to gauge their performance. The new Obama administration...
The Public Manager
Wednesday, April 7, 2010
The passage and implementation of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 and distribution of more than $700 billion in funds to federal, state, county, and city governments and...
The Public Manager
Wednesday, April 7, 2010
The findings of the International City/County Management Associations 2009 State of the Profession Survey (covering 2,214 cities and counties) demonstrate widespread user fee interest....
The Public Manager
Wednesday, April 7, 2010
In his inaugural address, President Obama laid out a significant challenge to the managers of the federal government and the public and private sector partners that support government...
The Public Manager
Wednesday, April 7, 2010
Part of this series (Winter 2009/2010) defined a skills gap as a significant fissure between an organizations current capabilities and the skills it needs to achieve its mission and goals....
The Public Manager
Wednesday, April 7, 2010
Four senior U.S. Office of Management and Budget (OMB) officialswho are leading the Obama Administrations management effortsrecently discussed their game plan and top priorities at the 49th...
The Public Manager
Wednesday, April 7, 2010
The report found that the governments leadership development programs for senior executives today are inadequate, decentralized, and not strategically linked to agency succession planning....
The Public Manager
Wednesday, April 7, 2010
Merriam-Webster defines the term strategy as a careful plan or method a clever stratagem the art of devising or employing plans or stratagems toward a goal. Linking Training to Strategic...
The Public Manager
Wednesday, April 7, 2010
NJSP, in agreeing to develop evidence-based training that is benchmarked to national best practices, created a system to link training development and delivery directly to the desired...
The Public Manager
Tuesday, April 6, 2010
However, in school, teachers gauge levels of learning and understanding by conducting tests. By the time students leave school, learning is equated with listening to lectures that are...
The Public Manager
Tuesday, April 6, 2010
You are part of an organization that is almost a century old, with a decentralized workforce that spans the entire United States (and employs staff in both its most remote regions and its...
The Public Manager
Tuesday, April 6, 2010
According to the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities, at least 48 states have addressed or are facing shortfalls in their budgets for the new fiscal year totaling $194 billion or 28...
The Public Manager
Tuesday, April 6, 2010
Hundreds of reports are published annually documenting shifts in workforce trends. In public life, it is no longer taboo to say, Its not what you know, but who you know.
The Public Manager
Tuesday, April 6, 2010
Labor costs (salary and benefit costs) for federal civilian employees often constitute a substantial portion of an agencys budget, typically exceeding 50 percent of its total budget. Even...
The Public Manager
Tuesday, April 6, 2010
On April 29, 2010, 75 scholars, civic leaders, and federal officials met in Washington, D.C., to develop a federal policy agenda for civic skills. Fundamental Principles Conference...
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