Government Executive - Management Matters advice for federal leaders on managing people, processes and projects.en-usWed, 23 Jan 2013 00:00:00 -0500Cost-Cutting Moves Could Spare Relocation Programs agencies review travel budgets, they must preserve workforce mobility.Linda Rothleder, Rothleder Associates Inc.Wed, 23 Jan 2013 00:00:00 -0500 - Management MattersEven in a Second Term, Expect New Appointees the transition surely will be on a smaller scale, federal managers still have to prepare for new leadership and shifting priorities.Elizabeth Newell JochumWed, 16 Jan 2013 00:00:00 -0500 - Management MattersPablo Martinez Monsivais/APBudgeting for Mobile Computing are confronting a new expense -- mobile management services.Bob BrewinWed, 09 Jan 2013 00:00:00 -0500 - Management MattersBrian TaylorCrafting Office Culture set the tone in the workplace and can create an environment that will keep employees happy and productive.Elizabeth Newell JochumWed, 19 Dec 2012 02:00:00 -0500 - Management MattersLuddites Can Still Be Good Managers expertise is no guarantee of success.Shane HarrisWed, 12 Dec 2012 00:00:00 -0500 - Management MattersJon KrauseRethinking To-Do Lists formats can set you up for failure and frustration.Elizabeth Newell JochumWed, 05 Dec 2012 00:00:00 -0500 - Management MattersMike AustinCould Social Networking Kill Email in the Office? National Nuclear Security Administration aims to stop the barrage of useless messages with a workplace network.Joseph MarksWed, 28 Nov 2012 00:00:00 -0500 - Management MattersWays to Improve Your Public Speaking are just as important for addressing small groups as they are for large crowds.Elizabeth Newell JochumWed, 21 Nov 2012 00:00:00 -0500 - Management MattersHeymo/Shutterstock.comThe Power of Frequent Career-Building Chats conversations can help employees grow—so they don’t go.Elizabeth Newell JochumWed, 14 Nov 2012 00:00:00 -0500 - Management MattersRichard MiaMaking IGs Part of the Solution watchdogs should be on the alert for successes, not just scandals.Gadi DechterWed, 07 Nov 2012 02:00:00 -0500 - Management Mattersandrea michele piacquadio/Shutterstock.comManaging Under the Specter of Sequestration the absence of guidance, the federal workforce wonders how to plan for looming spending cuts.Kellie LunneyWed, 31 Oct 2012 00:00:00 -0400 - Management MattersC.J. Burton/CorbisManaging Spies and Civil Liberties DeLong, the National Security Agency’s first-ever compliance director, keeps citizens out of the crosshairs.Aliya SternsteinWed, 24 Oct 2012 02:00:00 -0400 - Management MattersJames KegleyIt Can Pay To Be Willing To Fail in innovation—even when ideas flop—has huge potential benefits.Joseph MarksWed, 17 Oct 2012 00:00:00 -0400 - Management MattersMelissa GoldenReining in Rage best, workplace anger can harm your health and your job performance.Elizabeth Newell JochumWed, 10 Oct 2012 00:00:00 -0400 - Management MattersShutterstock.comWhat's Your Natural Leadership Style? this, and then mastering other techniques, can help you be your best.Elizabeth Newell JochumWed, 03 Oct 2012 00:00:00 -0400 - Management MattersIvan ZoricLessons on Finding Fair Pay For Feds consensus on compensation issues is challenging.Timothy B. ClarkWed, 26 Sep 2012 00:00:00 -0400 - Management Mattersdiscpicture/Shutterstock.comTips on Talking to Your Employees communication can eliminate anxiety and promote performance.Elizabeth Newell JochumWed, 19 Sep 2012 00:00:00 -0400 - Management MattersPhotodiscTaking Advantage of Twitter social network offers an unparalleled opportunity for federal managers.Elizabeth Newell JochumWed, 12 Sep 2012 00:00:00 -0400 - Management MattersImage via 1000 Words/Shutterstock.comBefore Slashing Budgets, Find the Savings contracts could be a boon for the federal government.John Goodman and Stephen PimpoWed, 05 Sep 2012 00:00:00 -0400 - Management MattersPhotoXpressData Center Power data centers alone won’t eliminate costly electric bills.Joseph Marks, NextgovWed, 29 Aug 2012 02:00:00 -0400 - Management MattersShutterstock.comManaging Innovation Technology Officer Todd Park taps industry's risk-takers to unleash creative solutions in government.Joseph Marks, NextgovWed, 22 Aug 2012 00:00:00 -0400 - Management MattersJames KegleyHow to Manage Remotely managers want to jump on the telework bandwagon themselves.Elizabeth Newell JochumWed, 15 Aug 2012 01:00:00 -0400 - Management MattersPhotoXpressA Word About Leaks is a secret no longer a secret? It depends on who’s talking.Shane HarrisWed, 08 Aug 2012 00:00:00 -0400 - Management MattersPhotoXpressHow to Ace Post-Award Contract Reviews provide a unique opportunity to build credibility with industry.Elizabeth Newell JochumWed, 01 Aug 2012 00:00:00 -0400 - Management MattersKeeping Projects On Track a major endeavor is coming off the rails, managers must act quickly and decisively to avoid failure.Elizabeth Newell JochumWed, 25 Jul 2012 00:00:00 -0400 - Management Matters