Getting grounded after a transition

Entering a federal agency for the first time as an appointed manager can be daunting. Tom Temin got a breakdown from Boston Consulting Group’s Daniel Werfel.

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Agencies facing reorganization, relocation suffer major drops on Best Places to Work rankings

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Pushing back on improper payments begins at front end of fight

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Danny Werfel: OMB tackles hike in improper payment rates

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Danny Werfel: Improper payments not a switch government can turn on and off

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OPM’s Beth Cobert can learn from former IRS scandal

Danny Werfel, the former acting IRS commissioner, sheds light on the challenges Beth Cobert, the new acting director of the Office of Personnel Management,…

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Danny Werfel: Advice for the next OPM leader

It’ll be a tough road ahead for the next director of the Office of Personnel Management after Katherine Archuleta resigned. That person will enter an agency…

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Danny Werfel, Director, Boston Consulting Group

Improper payments from the federal government reached an all-time high last year. They totaled more than $124 billion — a $19 billion increase from the previous high of $105 billion. That’s according to a new report from the Government Accountability Office. White House officials are examining this trend and looking for ways to head improper payments down again. Danny Werfel, a former Controller in the Office of Management and Budget and now a Director with the Boston Consulting Group, joined Tom…

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