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Government Executive : Vol. 44 No. 4 (4/1/12)

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Apr 01, 2012 – Vol. 44, No. 4

  • Fixing The IRS

    By James R. ThompsonarrowDoug Shulman is reaping the returns on his campaign to turn around one of government's biggest modernization efforts.
  • Game Theory

    By Dawn LimarrowUsing high-tech puzzles that reward ingenuity and play, federal agencies are tapping crowds for answers to problems they can't ...
  • Too Tough To Count

    By Amanda PalleschiarrowSome say federal workforce estimates are too big, others say too small, but none of the calculations are just right.
  • Spotlight On USPS

    By Kellie LunneyarrowAre too much oversight and too little operational flexibility to blame for the Postal Service’s fiscal crisis?
  • Top Secret Telework

    By Aliya SternsteinarrowWikiLeaks and other data breaches prompt a closer look at policies for the remote workforce.
  • Around Government

    By Caitlin Fairchild, Timothy B. Clark and Susan FourneyarrowThe military’s battle of the bulge, a vision for contract closeouts and tips for scoring top jobs.
  • The Editor

    Trust and Telework

    By Tom Shoop arrow The genuine issues behind its slow adoption in government.
  • Combat Ready

    By Bob BrewinarrowTop Army commanders rely on soldier evaluations to refine battlefield network gear.
  • Tech Roundup

    By Aliya Sternstein, Bob Brewin and Joseph MarksarrowSolyndra’s silver lining, DHS’ exit plan and pulling the plug on the iPad.
  • Clear Communications

    By Joseph Marks, ViewpointarrowGray Brooks weeds out the clutter on to help visitors find vital information, reports and regulations.
  • Welcoming Wellness

    By Elizabeth Newell Jochum, Management Matters - Advice And CommentarrowManagers can make or break health programs.
  • More Robots On the Fly

    By Shane Harris, Intelligence FilearrowBefore drones take off, we might want to think about our future.

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