Our Response to Hurricane Sandy

Our Response to Hurricane Sandy

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Earlier this week, Hurricane Sandy brought heavy rains, major flooding, and damaging winds to the Northeast, parts of the Mid-Atlantic, and Midwest. During a Hurricane like Sandy, our role as a key support agency for the federal government is more...
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Saving Millions by Implementing Employee Ideas

Saving Millions by Implementing Employee Ideas

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When we began our Top-to-Bottom review of the entire agency, I wanted to find a way to engage employees in the process of improving the agency and making it more efficient. We came up with the Great Ideas Hunt and...
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Reducing Travel Costs Across Government

Reducing Travel Costs Across Government

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As part of our top to bottom review of GSA, we have been looking for savings in our government-wide travel programs. Each year, GSA sets the federal government’s travel reimbursement rates for lodging, meals, and incidentals for official government travel....
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Rethinking our Hiring Needs and Reforming Our Awards Program

Rethinking our Hiring Needs and Reforming Our Awards Program

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Three months ago we began a comprehensive, top to bottom review of all agency operations. We are committed to redoubling  our core mission of promoting efficiency, driving steeper bargains, delivering better value, and creating greater opportunities for government-wide savings. As...
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