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Meet a Member: David Bray

Meet a Member: David Bray

Get to know your fellow SEA members and board members in these featured profiles.

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Message from Your SEA President

Message from Your SEA President

It’s becoming clear that if the Trump Administration is going to be successful, they will need to rely heavily on the experience and wisdom of the 7,200 members of the career Senior Executive Service.

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How CXOs Can Close the Value-Proposition Gap

How CXOs Can Close the Value-Proposition Gap

Federal financial managers received some shrewd advice last week. Stop talking like financial managers.

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Moving from Free Rider to Engaged Member

Moving from Free Rider to Engaged Member

The Senior Executives Association, which dedicates itself to serving federal leaders, is refocusing its membership strategy. 

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Updates from the Procurement Innovation Front

Updates from the Procurement Innovation Front

Regular blog readers will hardly be surprised to learn that I am an advocate for innovation in the procurement system, and in government management in general. 

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Congress Wants More, Better Federal Cyber Workers Despite Hiring Freeze

Congress Wants More, Better Federal Cyber Workers Despite Hiring Freeze

House and Senate staff members working for committees overseeing federal cybersecurity efforts are placing a bigger focus on the makeup and training of agency workforces this year.

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The Perfect Storm for Federal Executives

The Perfect Storm for Federal Executives

What would you do with $20,000, $50,000, $100,000 or even $200,000?  The answer to this question is probably pretty similar amongst most readers…pay bills, go on vacation, buy a big boat.

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Nearly 250,000 DoD Employees Will See a New Personnel Appraisal System in April

Nearly 250,000 DoD Employees Will See a New Personnel Appraisal System in April

The Defense Department is preparing to roll out the biggest phase of its new performance evaluation system, encompassing nearly 250,000 civilian employees.

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Better Pond, Bigger Fish

Better Pond, Bigger Fish

Five ways to nurture developing leaders in an ecosystem for growth.

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Mentor Aspiring Senior Executives

Mentor Aspiring Senior Executives

We’re about to start up this year’s mentoring program with Young Government Leaders, and we need many volunteers. To that end, I want to remind us all why America needs a robust Senior Executive Service in the 21st Century, and why passing on our (hard-earned?) experience to our young leaders is so important.

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Change Doesn’t Come Easily

Change Doesn’t Come Easily

SEA Executive Director Jason Briefel provides an update on SEA's activities on Capitol Hill.

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Conducting a Problem Intake Meeting: Structuring the Monkey

Conducting a Problem Intake Meeting: Structuring the Monkey

OK. So, What’s a problem intake meeting?  Employees invariably want to meet with a decision maker to lay on them a complaint the person wants resolved.  

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March Calendar of Events

March Calendar of Events

A listing of upcoming SEA webinars and events in February and beyond.

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March New Members & More

March New Members & More

New Members, Lifetime Members, Sponsors and Thank Yous for Donations

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Meet a Member

Meet a Member

Get to know your fellow SEA members and board members in these featured profiles.

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