Georgetown University

  • The emerging profession of change management

    Host Larry Allen explores this topic with Maria Darby of Booz Allen Hamilton and Brooks Holtom of the McDonough School of Business. June 29, 2010

  • Tech Council: U.S. can save $1 trillion by streamlining technology

    A report by the Technology CEO Council offers ways the government can streamline technology and says these methods could save the government $1 trillion over the next decade. Michael R. Nelson, visiting professor of Internet Studies at Georgetown University, joined the DorobekINSIDER to discuss the report’s recommendations.

  • White House presses for stricter cyber rules for critical infrastructure

    Information sharing is critical but insufficient, White House cyber chief says. Howard Schmidt said the federal government’s responsibility is broader than its own systems and that is why any cyber bill needs stronger oversight of critical networks.

  • Agencies, colleges share top recruiting tips in tight budget times

    Tighter budgets are impacting agencies’ ability to recruit new employees, according to the results of an exclusive Federal News Radio survey. But while budget dollars may be dwindling, agencies still need new hires to fill vacancies caused by retirements and others leaving civil service. Federal recruiters and college advisers say there are certain cost-effective and innovative techniques that work better than others when it comes to finding the next generation of federal employees.

  • Federal Drive Interviews — Jan. 28, 2013

    Eric Green of NIH talks about his agency’s search for a top data scientist. Dr. Elizabeth Stanley of Georgetown University discusses a new meditation program she helped develop for the Marine Corps. David Capozzi of the Access Board discusses new access standards for agencies. William Pretzer of the National Museum of African American History and Culture talks about trolling the inauguration for presidential memorabilia.

  • Politics and the budget

    Dr. Kenneth Gold and Dr. Susan S. Lagon, from Georgetown University’s Government Affairs Institute, discuss the political landscape and the budget situation on Capitol Hill. February 25, 2013

  • Congress and the budget

    On this week’s For Your Benefit radio show, hosts Bob Leins and Tammy Flanagan discuss today’s political environment and the state of affairs of the federal government budget. February 10, 2014

  • The new Congress

    Ken Gold, the director of the Government Affairs Institute at Georgetown University, discusses the outlook for federal employees in the light what the 114th Congress might likely do.

  • The new Congress

    Ken Gold, director of the Government Affairs Institute at Georgetown University, will give his thoughts on some of the issues that Congress will be addressing over the next few months. March 9, 2015

  • Defense spending: Your taxes, your security, your job

    Guest columnist Ken Gold examines how President-elect Donald Trump will build up the armed forces, reduce the deficit and cut taxes, as he promised.