Megan Smith

Megan Smith: US Digital Services Offices Need People with ‘Technical Quotient’

Megan Smith Federal Chief Technology Officer Megan Smith has highlighted the government’s desire to hire people with a “technical quotient” to help U.S. digital services ...
Mary Davie

Mary Davie: GSA Launches GWAC Pricing Data Display for Federal Agencies

Mary Davie The General Services Administration has introduced a new online tool for government agencies to view data on prices paid for governmentwide acquisition contracts. Mary Davie, ...
digital government

Mikey Dickerson: US Digital Service Seeks to Fill Talent Pipeline

Mikey Dickerson, administrator of the U.S. Digital Service, has said the organization needs more technology professionals who can help federal agencies transform public service delivery. Dickerson ...
workforce

Grant Thornton, PSC Report Urges Action to Transform Acquisition Workforce

A Grant Thornton and Professional Services Council report reveals that federal acquisition professionals believe agencies must grab the opportunity to leverage new skills and ideas ...
Office

CEB Study: Women Under-represented in Federal IT Departments

A CEB study has found women represent 30 percent of the federal information technology workforce and are underepresented in the senior leadership of federal IT departments, FCW reported ...
GSA

GSA Extends Treasury Dept’s Vienna Office Lease

The General Services Administration has renewed lease on a Vienna, Virginia, office space for the Treasury Department‘s financial crimes enforcement network organization, the ...
GAO

GAO: Agencies Work to Extend Govt Digital Services to Mobile Users

A Government Accountability Office report indicates all 24 major federal agencies have implemented programs to help people access government information and services through mobile ...
cybersecurity

Patricia Larsen: ODNI Insider Threat Task Force Eyes New Job Code for Specialists

The National Insider Threat Task Force within the Office of the Director of National Intelligence is considering establishing a specialized occupational code to combat potential ...
WhiteHouse

Fiscal 2015 Omnibus Funding Bill Signed by President Obama

President Barack Obama has signed into law an omnibus bill that provides $1.1. trillion in funds to operate most of the federal government in fiscal 2015, Reuters reported Tuesday. The ...
public participation

Gov’t Drafts Public Participation Playbook

The government is planning to release a U.S. Public Participation Playbook as part of its efforts to encourage public participation in shaping government programs under the U.S. ...