Dennis D. McDonald (ddmcd@outlook.com) is an independent consultant located in Alexandria Virginia. His services and capabilities are described here. Application areas include project, program, and data management; market assessment, digital strategy, and program planning; change and content management; social media; and, technology adoption. Follow him on Google+. He also publishes on CTOvision.com and aNewDomain.

Why best practices won't fix federal IT

  • This is reposted from the February 2, 2011 FEDERAL COMPUTER WEEK. The original and comments to this article are located here.
FCWWhy best practices won’t fix federal IT (via FCW)

COMMENTARY Dennis D. McDonald is an independent management consultant in Alexandria, Va. In December 2010, federal CIO Vivek Kundra released an ambitious “25-Point Implementation Plan to Reform Federal Information Technology Management.” No. 10 on that list is: “Launch a best practices collaboration…


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