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Mark Lee

Senior Research Analyst, Government Business Council Mark Lee Mark Lee is a Senior Research Analyst with Government Business Council, the research division of Government Executive Media Group. Prior to his work with GBC, Mark was a strategy and management consultant who conducted market analysis on federal budget and procurement spending trends. Mark holds a Business Administration degree from the Haas School of Business at the University of California, Berkeley, with coursework in brand management and strategy, organizational behavior, media consulting, and statistics.
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Government Executive 2016 Presidential Poll: August 13, 2015

August 13, 2015 As reported exclusively by Government Executive. Donald Trump leads the Republican primary field among federal employees, according to an independent Government Business Council / GovExec.com poll released on August 13. Trump receives 20% of the vote from feds who identify as Republicans or Republican-leaning Independents. He is followed in the...

3 in 4 Government Employees Feel Misunderstood

May 14, 2015 Click here to download this GBC infographic Click here to read the full report

Evolving Perceptions About Diversity and Inclusion

May 14, 2015 The federal workforce is becoming increasingly diverse, but attitudes and opinions still vary widely on the effectiveness of diversity and inclusion (D&I) programs. In a recent Government Business Council and Monster Government Solutions research survey of 750 federal leaders, nearly three fourths report having felt misunderstood in the workplace due...

Delivering on Digital Government

April 14, 2015 Over the past three years, federal agencies have been developing and implementing technologies aiming to encourage collaboration within and across federal organizations, as well as to better the quality of service that government agencies provide to citizens, businesses, and others they serve. GBC's recent survey of nearly 400 senior-level federal...

Does the Pentagon Have the Tools to Manage Upcoming Personnel Cuts?

February 11, 2015 With the February 2nd release of President Obama’s FY 2016 budget, many are anticipating a showdown between the administration and Congress on defense spending that will almost certainly put thousands of DoD civilian jobs into jeopardy. The President’s FY2016 baseline budget request allocates $534 billion for the Department of Defense,...

Lessons Learned in Federal Cloud Adoption

December 10, 2014 Four years after Cloud First, the level of cloud adoption varies widely across the federal government. Recent reports from the Government Accountability Office (GAO) reveal major disparities in progress even across some of the largest agencies. As the federal government looks to advance cloud efforts, it can take heed of...

Applying Lessons Learned to Federal Cloud Computing

December 10, 2014 Four years after Cloud First, the level of cloud adoption varies widely across the federal government. Recent reports from the Government Accountability Office (GAO) reveal major disparities in progress even across some of the largest agencies. As the federal government looks to advance cloud efforts, it can take heed of...

Making Telework Work in Federal Agencies

November 17, 2014 Click here to download this GBC infographic

Making the Grade in Digital Government

October 17, 2014 Two years after the launch of the Obama administration's Digital Government Strategy, the White House's digital leaders have released new recommendations for how federal agencies can best obtain and establish digital services for their customers. Agencies now look to take heed of the administration's newly released U.S. Digital Services Playbook...

Communication Challenges in Federal Telework

October 8, 2014 Since the passing of the Telework Enhancement Act of 2010, federal agencies have expanded telework programs with hopes of reducing costs, increasing resiliency during severe weather and emergencies, and improving the quality of work-life balance for employees. To better understand federal employees' experience with telework and mobile technologies, Government Business...