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National Survey Reveals Top 5 Innovation Trends in State and Local Government Management


Exciting innovations are producing improved results in state and local governments across the nation. The Performance Institute recently completed an in-depth survey of government managers working in state government and
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Managing Government Performance Data to Drive Results

One of the best ways for dashboard owners to ensure dashboards get designed right by the technology department is to draw out the charts and storyboards you want for your
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Leading the Way on ‘Lean’

Governor Chris Gregoire has led a government-wide lean initiative over the past year that has yielded some major successes by managing to cross at least two critical hurdles to sustainability. One of the strengths of lean is that it both causes and allows the people who actually do the work to lead the way in removing the waste from their processes to enhance efficiency. No group of employees have expressed more interest in it than those who work in government.
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Tracking and Measuring the Success of Your Agency’s Stimulus Dollars

The American Reinvestment and Recovery Act (ARRA) calls for more than $700 billion in federal funds to be distributed to all levels of government. Unprecedented levels of transparency and accountability are required to connect spending to outcomes. How will you meet the strict requirements for monitoring, measuring and reporting on how your fundshave been allocated? Find out in this webinar.
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Staffing Up: Innovative Recruitment Strategies to Fill Critical Roles in the Federal Government

This webinar will address the following: Methods to Recruit Retirees and Experienced Government Workers; Methods to Recruit, Engage and Satisfy New, Entry-Level Employees; Methods to Enhance Diversity Recruiting. "Staffing Up: Innovative Recruitment Strategies to Fill Critical Roles in the Federal Government" is presented by The Performance Institute with generous support from The Washington Post.
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The Critical Need for Improving Process Efficiency in Government

This archived webinar will address: The state of process improvement in government; The renewed call for streamlining and efficiency; The "business case" for process improvement. "The Critical Need for Improving Process Efficiency in Government" is presented by Performance Institute's Senior Fellows Blossom Tande and Fred Ackerman.
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The Lean Six Sigma Approach to the Transition

fedMore and more agencies have been turning to business process improvement methodologies in the last few years. The goal is to further develop the way they meet their mission from
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