Jolie Lee

  • Apps: Are they worth the ROI?

    It seems like there’s an app for everything today. But what’s the ROI on them? Kristen Purcell is an associate director for research at the Pew Internet and American Life Project.

  • Bill calls for two weeks of federal furlough

    By Jolie Lee Federal News Radio Rep. Mike Coffman (R-CO) introduced a bill this week that would require two weeks of furlough in 2011 for federal civilian employees. The furloughs would save taxpayers $5.5 billion,…

  • Berry lauds agencies for vet hiring

    John Berry, the director of the Office of Personnel Management, joined the DorobekINSIDER to discuss the uptick in the number of vets being hired into the federal ranks and how the overall hiring reform process is going.

  • Agencies embrace Web 2.0

    Federal agencies’ use of blogs, social networking and other web-based technology can help create a more transparent government. But how have agencies embraced Web 2.0 tools? A study by NARA assesses agencies’ use of social media.

  • Waldron new president of Coalition for Government Procurement

    Roger Waldron is the new president of the Coalition for Government Procurement.

  • Pentagon, Marine Corps Museum shootings linked

    Investigators link the two shootings at the Pentagon and Marine Corps Museum to one weapon.

  • Elections 2010: Focus on federal workers

    A partial shift in power on the Hill means committee chairmanships will change in the House but not in the Senate. A variety of issues from the federal budget to telework, and federal pay and regulatory policies will be re-examined.

  • Is low agency attrition a bad thing?

    A report by the Partnership for Public Service and Booz Allen Hamilton point to the need for agencies to examine who is leaving their jobs and why because the costs may go beyond dollar figures and impact policies and programs.

  • Preview: Opportunities for DoD IT contracts

    Changes are coming to Defense Department IT spending. Input’s Deniece Peterson predicts what’s ahead.

  • Federal health care database raises privacy concerns

    The Office of Personnel Management’s plan to build a data system with millions of American’s health care claims is raising concerns about privacy.