March 18, 2014 Few defense agencies will be able to avoid making difficult personnel cuts as the Pentagon struggles to meet budget reduction requirements and prepares for an era of leaner military might. To mitigate the consequences of these cuts and ensure they fall fairly on both federal employees and contracted personnel, defense agencies are seeking a total view of their resources.
February 19, 2014
On Wednesday, Feb. 19, join us to learn just that. In a live broadcast event interview with Nextgov Executive Editor Katherine McIntire Peters, Brooking's Center for 21st Century Security and Intelligence Director Peter W. Singer will discuss his new book, "Cybersecurity and CyberWar: What Everyone Needs to Know," and the threats to government networks.
February 11, 2014 A shocking 8 out of 10 government virtualization initiatives fall short of initial vision or fail entirely, but these failed deployments are not the result of the virtualization software. Initiatives often fall victim to unforeseen hazards directly related to unwieldy, expensive, and over complicated virtualization infrastructure. On February 11, tune in to hear two experts discuss ways to make any desktop virtualization project simpler to scale, easier to manage, and more cost-effective.
February 6, 2014 Join us for a live broadcast conversation between Kaufman and Defense One Executive Editor Kevin Baron as they discuss new possibilities for defense technology.
December 18, 2013 On Wednesday Dec. 18, join Equal Employment Opportunity Commission CIO Kimberly Hancher, a 2013 winner of the Nextgov Bold Awards, to hear how she overcame security challenges and workplace cultural barriers to implement a program that allows agency employees to use their own mobile devices for government work.
December 17, 2013 Since the implementation of charge card programs in federal agencies, they become popular targets for government watchdogs and critics. Several recent high profile scandals have brought charge card programs under scrutiny. However, charge cards are tools that enable operational efficiency in federal agencies, simplifying small purchases ranging from travel needs to office supplies.
December 12, 2013 In a recent survey conducted by Government Business Council, more than half of respondents reported that performance measurement and management need to be improved in their agencies. Nearly 80% of respondents said developing program strategies and assessing program results pose the biggest challenges for their agencies. On December 12, join Government Business Council and Oracle to hear the complete survey findings and to: Explore strategies for better process management, hear about portfolio and program management tools, and learn how performance measurement can help achieve higher operational efficiency.
December 9, 2013 On December 9th, retirement planning expert and Government Executive columnist Tammy Flanagan will take your questions on her best advice for planning your retirement.
December 6, 2013 Highly qualified government and former government speakers will discuss early lessons learned in this transition, perspectives from other sectors that have made similar transitions, benefits of a better integrated enterprise architecture, and suggestions to address the cultural and technological challenges ahead.
December 5, 2013 What are the best days to retire this December and in 2014, and what can you do to ensure the process goes as smoothly as possible? Join us as Tammy Flanagan, Senior Benefits Director of the National Institute of Transition Planning, Inc., reviews what you need to know—whether you decide to stay or go.