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A Guide for Cabinet Secretaries and Agency Leaders Preparing for The 2017 Federal Employee Viewpoint Survey
Tools and Templates

April 21, 2017
The Partnership for Public Service has developed a guidance checklist for Cabinet secretaries and agency leaders to prepare for the Federal Employee Viewpoint Survey (FEVS). Download (142k)

Tag(s): agency landing teams, appointees, best practice, management


Guide for Incoming Cabinet Deputy Secretaries
Tools and Templates

March 08, 2017

The guide for incoming cabinet deputy secretaries is designed to support a secretary lead effectively from their first day.

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Tag(s): agency landing teams, appointees, best practice, management


Fed Coach: How career executives can navigate the presidential transition
In the News

November 29, 2016

President-elect Donald Trump’s transition landing teams have begun to descend on federal agencies across the government. These men and women are charged with providing the new administration information about the responsibilities of the various agencies as well as the challenges ahead.

The Washington Post

Tag(s): agencies, best practice, Partnership for Public Service


Seven Smart Strategies to Achieve Policy Success
Research and Publications

November 01, 2016

These seven smart strategies can help the next administration succeed in achieving successful policy implementation.

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Tag(s): agencies, best practice, Center for Presidential Transition, management, Partnership for Public Service, policy, Ready to Govern, transition management, White House


The Real First 100 Days Infographic
Tools and Templates

August 29, 2016

This infographic describes the first 100 days of the presidential transition.

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Tag(s): best practice, Partnership for Public Service, Ready to Govern


National Security infographic
Tools and Templates

August 29, 2016

This infographic describes the national security risks of a poorly executed transition

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Tag(s): agencies, appointees, appointments, best practice, Center for Presidential Transition, national security, Office of Presidential Personnel


Risks and Benefits of the President Choosing Sub-Cabinet Appointees
Tools and Templates

April 28, 2016

A matrix that oulines the pros and cons of having the White House or Cabinet Secretary decide appointments.

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Tag(s): appointments, best practice


Process Map
Tools and Templates

January 20, 2016

The first comprehensive map of the presidential transition process across six work streams detailing key activities across the major stakeholders. This file is formatted for a 60x60 poster.

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Tag(s): agencies, appointments, best practice, policy, transition management, White House


Guide for Incoming Cabinet Secretaries
Tools and Templates

January 11, 2016

The guide for incoming cabinet secretaries is designed to support a secretary lead effectively from their first day.

Download (154k)

Tag(s): agency landing teams, appointees, best practice, management


Bridging Mission and Management: A Survey of Government Chief Operating Officers: Cover thumbnail

Bridging Mission and Management: A Survey of Government Chief Operating Officers
Research and Publications

June 09, 2015

What role do cheif operation officers play in agencies? What are their top priorities and challenges?  What is the state of management in federal agencies? Those are the questions the Partnership for Public Service and Booz Allen Hamilton set out to understand in the inaugural report, \"Bridging Mission and Management: A Survey of Government Chief Operating Officers.”

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Tag(s): appointments, best practice, Center for Presidential Transition, job description


Benchmarks for Measuring Successful Transition
Tools and Templates

November 06, 2008

A memo to the Obama-Biden transition team detailing key benchmarks to measure a successful transition.

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Tag(s): best practice, transition management, historical


Memorandum on Obama Promise Books
Tools and Templates

September 04, 2008

Memorandum detailing how to create promise books.

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Tag(s): best practice, policy, historical


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