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Governmentwide Moratorium on Senior Executive Service (SES) Qualifications Review Board (QRB) Cases
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November 18, 2016

Office of Personnel Management memo announcing suspension of agency qualifications review boards for Senior Executive Service positions when agency heads depart.

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Tag(s): agencies, management, Office of Management and Budget

HHS Presidential Transition Agency Landing Team Book
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November 01, 2016

Comprehensive briefing materials prepared for the incoming administration about the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. (2016)

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Tag(s): agencies, management, historical

Agency Briefing Book Sample Table of Contents
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October 06, 2016

A recommended table of contents for the briefing books agencies prepare for incoming administration teams.

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Tag(s): agencies

Transition 101 Memo for Agency Transition Directors
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October 06, 2016

A sample memo that agencies can use to brief their employees regarding an upcoming presidential transition.

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Tag(s): agencies

Agency Briefing Material Bureau/Component Executive Summary Template
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October 06, 2016

A template to be used by agencies to source and organize the information they receive from employees to create the high-level overview of a bureau or component within the agency to develop briefing materials for the incoming administration.

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Tag(s): agencies

Agency Briefing Material Deep-dive Template
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October 06, 2016

A template for agencies that helps them source and organize the information they receive from employees to create a deep-dive report on a topic or issue.

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Tag(s): agencies

Presidential Transition Guide to Federal Human Resources Management Matters
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September 30, 2016

The U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM) 2016 Presidential Transition Guide assists agencies and the incoming administration during transition.

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Tag(s): agencies, appointees, laws and regulations, Office of Personnel Management

Presidential Transition Summer Timeline Infographic
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August 30, 2016

This infographic outlines some of the presidential transition tasks the candidates’ teams will take on in the summer before the election.

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Tag(s): agencies, Center for Presidential Transition, GSA, national security, Partnership for Public Service, transition management, vetting

Transition Overview from General Services Administration
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August 02, 2016

The Transition Overview, published by the General Services Administration, provides a synopsis of the 2016 presidential transition process outlining major transition activities and governance structure to provide a quick guide of the who, what, and when of the major milestones that occur during a presidential transition.

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Tag(s): GSA, transition management

Process Map
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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

Memorandum of Understanding Regarding Transition Procedures, Identification of Transition Contacts and Access to Non-public Government and Transition Information
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November 08, 2008

Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between the Office of President-Elect Obama and the White House establishing the relationship between the transition team and the outgoing White House.

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Tag(s): records, transition management, White House, historical

Memo from President George W. Bush Chief of Staff Joshua Bolten on Midnight Regulations
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May 09, 2008

A memo from Bush administration Chief of Staff Joshua Bolten to heads of executive departments and agencies explaining how agencies should respond to midnight regulations.

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Tag(s): laws and regulations, White House, historical

MEMORANDUM: Requirements for the FY 2010 Budget Process
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April 07, 2008

This memorandum describes the administration’s plans for the development of budget data and other materials in support of the FY 2010 budget process in order to ensure a smooth and effective transition process.

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Tag(s): agencies, budget, historical

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