• Successfully marketing to government entities

    Lou Anne Brossman, founder and president of Government Marketing University, discusses how her program connects and uplifts companies and entrepreneurs that market directly to the federal government.

  • New government contracting center aims to fill independent research, education void

    George Mason University in Virginia officially launched the Center for Government Contracting to focus on policy, business and regulatory issues that impact the federal procurement process.

  • What Amazon’s HQ2 really means for Virginia

    With the recent announcement that Amazon’s HQ2 will reside partly in northern Virginia, we gather together an emergency EXTRA episode with some of the most influential minds in the region: Ángel Cabrera, president of George Mason University; Tien Wong, serial entrepreneur and CEO of Opus8; and Jason Miller, CEO of the Greater Washington Partnership; to understand how Amazon’s move is a huge opportunity for the area.

  • Can the DC region still attract the best workers?

    Terry Clower, director for the Center for Regional Analysis at George Mason University’s Schar School of Policy and Government, discusses how immigrants, especially long-term immigrants, make up a huge portion of the D.C. region’s workforce, and how pushing immigrants out of the country could be a large economic injury for the area. Clower also explains how attracting business to Washington can work by making a place where employees will want to live.

  • Steve Fuller: D.C. area economy likely to do fine under new administration

    Each change of administration raises the most important question: What does it mean to me? For people living in the Washington, D.C. region, the economic influence of the federal government is waning. Steve Fuller, professor of public policy at George Mason University, has been tracking these trends. He shares his latest research on Federal Drive with Tom Temin.

  • Are cyber threats as big as you think?

    Two George Mason University researchers are calling the bluff of the nation’s cybersecurity experts.

  • Education tips for federal CIOs

    Learn what you need to do to get to the next level at your agency. April 27, 2010