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Guide for Incoming Cabinet Deputy Secretaries


The guide for incoming cabinet deputy secretaries is designed to support a deputy secretary lead effectively from their first day. It lists what they need to know, who they need to meet and what they need to communicate. The checklist incorporates feedback from former deputy secretaries and the most recently available calendars for former deputy secretaries following a general election detailing their daily activities during the first two weeks of their term and can be found here.

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Type: Tools and Templates
Topic(s): Presidential Transition
Tags(s): agency landing teams, appointees, best practice, management