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On this edition of Columbia Technology Partner’s Ready to Prime, Allen Scott discusses the contracting landscape with two people who know it very well.
Most of the civilian agencies are taking some cuts in their budgets, and a number of programs are being eliminated.
The Defense Department started deployment of its new electronic health record — a major milestone last week in the $4.3 billion program known as MHS Genesis.
Columbia Technology Partners Ready to Prime host Allen Scott talks of Sharon Jones of DISA and author Debra Fine.
The Defense Department is trying to make benefits administration simpler for reservists. Currently, service members in reserve ranks have more than 30 duty statuses to wade through to figure out what benefits they are entitled to. Often changes in orders lead to gaps in benefits. DoD has a new plan to simplify all of that, and expand benefits.
Cherian Thomas, chairman and CEO of Spotluck, explains why Washington, D.C. was the perfect place to launch his restaurant app. He started the company that gives diners daily discounts on local restaurants in D.C.
Unions face a unique future as robotics and the new Trump administration will challenge their existence. Richard Levick, founder and CEO of Levick, discusses how unionized labor will need to adapt to stay relevant, plus whether unions can transition to more white-collar labor as automation gradually eliminates more and more blue-collar jobs in America.
David Petr, president and CEO of the Montgomery Country Economic Development Corporation describes how he wants to lead Montgomery County’s business community into a national leader. Petr started the job in September 2016 and has worked to emphasize the many assets provided by the region to take the county to another level.
President-elect Donald Trump watched four F-35s fly over the Army-Navy Game at M&T Bank Stadium in Baltimore, Maryland. Forty-eight hours later, he fired off a tweet that would cost the company that built the F-35 nearly $4 billion.
Michigan is latest example of a state providing the framework for testing and deployment of autonomous vehicles.
Financial planner Arthur Stein shares his thoughts on the stock market’s recent surge and what it means for your Thrift Savings Plan. January 4, 2016
What do NGOs and organizations targeted by President-elect Donald Trump do following his election? Many of them are collecting record numbers of donations and subscribers, explains weekly contributor Richard Levick, founder and CEO of Levick.
The District of Columbia is shepherding in some smart city initiatives to set the nation’s capital apart. Ryan Ferguson, DC Inno’s general manager, says Washington, D.C. is testing projects such as energy and lighting.