GAO Promotes Reform in Human Capital Management – Part I

Reform is needed in human capital management, according to the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO). As we’ve entered the 21st century, this need has increased, and is compounded by long-term fiscal management issues and ever-changing threats to national security. Why Reform Now? The GAO says that in order to address the complex … [Read more...]

The Federal Aviation Administration: Taking Steps Toward Excellence

The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is taking action toward innovation with the establishment of Centers of Excellence (COE) that will ensure safer air travel and improved services for travelers. The FAA Center of Excellence Partnership to Enhance General Aviation Safety, Accessibility and Sustainability (PEGASAS) is one of nine such … [Read more...]

Improve Collaboration Through Network Analysis

Richard Beckhard was a pioneer in the field of organizational development and published Organization Development: Strategies and Models in 1969. He was an adjunct professor at the MIT Sloan School of Management for 21 years before passing away in 1999.  The Richard Beckhard Memorial Prize is awarded each year to the author or authors of an MIT … [Read more...]