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13 Mar 2019

How to Win with Technology Business Management (TBM)

By: Jason Gray, CHIEF INFORMATION OFFICER, DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION and David Shive, CHIEF INFORMATION OFFICER, GENERAL SERVICES ADMINISTRATION

How to Win with Technology Business Management (TBM) TBM focuses on cost transparency, maximizing outcomes for innovation, and ensuring that IT spending aligns with business strategy and priorities. TBM is not just compliance reporting – it’s about making good decisions in every aspect of agency technology. As co-leads of the...

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27 Feb 2019

CIOC Members honored as Gears of Government Award Recipients

By: CIO COUNCIL OPERATIONS
National Science Foundation's Career Compass Challenge

We’re excited to share that several teams and individuals from across the government have been named Gears of Government Award winners on behalf of the CIO Council! Their stories can be found on the Hall of Winners page on Performance.gov. The awards include many examples of how IT modernization is...

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12 Dec 2018

NSF Looks for Innovative Technology to Prepare for the Workforce of the Future via the Career Compass Challenge

By: Dorothy Aronson, Chief Information Officer of the National Science Foundation
National Science Foundation's Career Compass Challenge

Technology is changing the way we do our work, and the work itself. To keep up, the National Science Foundation (NSF) plans to invest in its most critical resource – the workforce. And it’s not just NSF. The need for an adaptable and ready workforce extends to other Federal agencies...

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30 Nov 2018

Administration Announces First Federal Cyber Reskilling Pilot Program

By: CIO Council Operations
Image of the United States from a NASA satellite

Washington - Today, the Office of Management and Budget, the CIO Council and the Department of Education announced the first Federal Cyber Reskilling Academy (FCRA) pilot program. This program offers Federal employees the opportunity for hands-on training in cybersecurity, one of the fastest growing fields in the country. This reskilling...

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31 Oct 2018

Wrapping up National Cybersecurity Awareness Month

By: Grant Schneider, Federal CISO
October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month. Learn more at staysafeonline.org/ncsam

The 15th annual National Cybersecurity Awareness month has come to an end and this year’s theme Cybersecurity is our shared responsibility and we all must work together to improve it highlights the needs for all of us to work together to drive progress and help keep our nation safe and...

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