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Trump’s hiring freeze will do the opposite of what he wants
In the News

January 23, 2017

President Trump is correct when he says the federal government must be more responsive to the needs of the American people. Unfortunately, his directive Monday to freeze federal hiring will have the opposite effect of what is intended.

The Washington Post

Tag(s): agencies, Center for Presidential Transition, management, Ready to Govern, White House


Trump freezes hiring of many federal workers
In the News

January 23, 2017

President Trump instituted an immediate hiring freeze Monday, signing a presidential memorandum that would affect a large swath of the executive branch but leave wide latitude for exemptions for those working in the military, national security and public safety.

The Washington Post

Tag(s): agencies, Center for Presidential Transition, management, transition management, White House


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


Mallory Barg Bulman: Is your staff ready for the next administration?
In the News

November 16, 2016

Hundreds of thousands of federal employees are getting a new boss when the Trump administration takes over in January. How do you prepare and how as a manager can you prepare your people? Mallory Barg Bulman, director of research at the Partnership for Public Service, shares some answers on Federal Drive with Tom Temin.

Federal News Radio

Tag(s): Partnership for Public Service


The most important takeover of any organization in history
In the News

April 22, 2016

On Tuesday, November 8, this 18-month marathon of a presidential race will finally end. And within hours, a new race will begin.

The Atlantic


Obama wants this transition to be as good as 2008’s - or better
In the News

April 21, 2016

A top White House aide on Wednesday held the first official meeting with representatives of the 2016 presidential candidates to begin the delicate planning of the coming transition, The New York Times reported late Wednesday.

Government Executive


Agencies encouraged to step up their game for 2016 transition
In the News

March 08, 2016

With nearly 11 months until Inauguration Day, a governmentwide effort to prepare for the upcoming presidential transition is well underway.

Federal News Radio


How does the 2017 budget help the presidential transition?
In the News

February 11, 2016

PSCs Alan Chvotkin and the Partnership for Public Services Mallory Barg Bulman examine what the Obama administrations budget means for the 45th president.

Federal Times


Mark Meadows: Bring career managers into presidential transitions
In the News

October 23, 2015

The Obama administration ends in just 15 months. That means it's time to start planning for a presidential transition. Rep. Mark Meadows (R-N.C.), a member of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, tells the Federal Drive with Tom Temin what the thinking is behind a bill to involve career managers more deeply in the transition process.

Federal Drive


Transitions Act heads to House
In the News

September 01, 2015

Among the measures being sent to the House for its consideration when Congress reconvenes next week will be a bill passed by the Senate (S-1172) just before the recess started, the Presidential Transitions Improvements Act.

FEDweek


Senate passes bill to smooth presidential transitions
In the News

July 31, 2015

Regardless of who next wins the White House, both parties have an interest in assuring a smooth and well planned transfer of power, as demonstrated in the Senate’s unanimous vote on Thursday to pass the Ted Kaufman and Michael Leavitt Presidential Transitions Improvements Act.

Government Executive


Next administration should focus on leadership, experts say
In the News

June 19, 2015

The next Presidential administration should focus on leadership both of political appointees and career officials to achieve its goals and more effectively run the government, a panel of experts has said.

FEDweek


Sen. Carper highlights Ready to Govern initiative for presidential transitions
In the News

March 30, 2015

Today, Sen. Tom Carper (D-Del.), Ranking Member of the Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee, highlighted the Ready to Govern Initiative by the Partnership for Public Service, a program to help assist the 2016 presidential candidates in navigating the transition process.

Vote Smart


Leading in the last two years of an administration
In the News

January 30, 2015

With only two years remaining for the Obama administration, it might be easy for agency leaders, both political and career, to assume they are in a lame-duck situation and can't get much done.

The truth is that agencies can accomplish a great deal in the next 24 months, according to Edward Montgomery, the dean of the McCourt School of Public Policy at Georgetown University. Montgomery was a former official in the Clinton and Obama administrations and part of the faculty for the Partnership for Public Service's "Ready to Govern" political-appointee leadership program.

The Huffington Post


Leading in the last two years of an administration
In the News

January 30, 2015

With only two years remaining for the Obama administration, it might be easy for agency leaders, both political and career, to assume they are in a lame-duck situation and can't get much done.

The truth is that agencies can accomplish a great deal in the next 24 months, according to Edward Montgomery, the dean of the McCourt School of Public Policy at Georgetown University. Montgomery was a former official in the Clinton and Obama administrations and part of the faculty for the Partnership for Public Service's "Ready to Govern" political-appointee leadership program.

MSN News


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