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Legislative Branch

Fewer Meetings

How much time do well paid executives spend sitting in meetings? Have you ever considered how much a single meeting can cost in salaries?

In the age of technology there are a lot of time and travel saving ways of sharing ideas. Wikis and other collaborative software are a great ways to share ideas with colleagues without needing to take a lot of time for everyone to meet.

Government IT departments often restrict or... more »

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Social Security Administration

Employee Wiki for Policies, Procedures and Improvements

Every agency should set up a wiki website where any employee can contribute and revise suggested improvements to agency documentation, policies and procedures. Analysts responsible for these respective areas would then incorporate these ideas, crediting appropriately (cash awards, time off, etc) for adopted improvements.

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Department of Energy

Intra-agency wikis

I think that an intra-agency wiki would have significant benefits to government agencies and would help the government realize potential cost savings. A wiki would provide a central, organized repository for research and analysis, which would eliminate the tremendous amount of research duplication that occurs within government and encourage consistency in knowledge. For the DOE (which I support), I could imagine a small... more »

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Department of Energy

Leveraging web-based, collaborative, knowledge management tools

Currenlty our offices is restricted from utilizing effective web-basd collaborative tools like PBworks (a web-based collaborative wiki like tool) and Survey Monkey (a web-based survey tool) which are both utilized by other agencies. Instead we rely on outdate solutions with one seat licenses that allow only one out of hundreds employee to utilize the tools at any given time. These restrictions hamper our abiliy to effectively... more »

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