Responding to COVID-19: Contact Tracing Apps

16 Jul 2020
Contact tracing is the public health practice of informing people when they’ve been exposed to a contagious disease and it’s used by health departments to prevent the spread of infectious diseases. This is typically done by a workforce of people who can interview those with COVID-19 to...

Farther, Longer, Better: The Story of Kraus Hamdani Aerospace

15 Jul 2020
Episode 17 of the Public Sector Heroes Podcast feat. Fatema Hamdani Written by Frank McNally One of my favorite books is Jonathan Livingston Seagull, a story by a former Air Force pilot about a bird who doesn’t conform to the flock, and whose intrinsic passion for flight takes him on an epic...

Government Officials Making Moves

14 Jul 2020
There are countless people who work ‘behind the scenes’ to help keep government and industry operations running productively and smoothly. In seeking to recognize these people for their dedication, we are highlighting just a few of the many outstanding past and present government officials and...

Responding to COVID-19: Protective Barriers

14 Jul 2020
Government offices, banks, grocery stores, and restaurants are reopening nationwide, but to create a safer environment during this pandemic, plexiglass and other plastic barriers have become critical. As more of these open across the country, it is crucial to take measures that prevent and slow...

Tunga launches new e-learning platform for software developers in Africa

9 Jul 2020
Social enterprise Tunga is creating more opportunities for African software developers. The Dutch company has launched a new e-learning platform that is freely accessible to all tech talent in Africa. The Tunga Academy offers free online courses for African tech talent and is part of the...

CIPS and ITN Productions launch ‘Supply, Support and Sustain’

9 Jul 2020
The Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply (CIPS) and ITN Productions are co-creating a unique news-style content series ‘Supply, Support and Sustain,’ exploring the challenges, opportunities and innovations taking place in the changing landscape of the global procurement and supply...

7MI Essentials – #1 Understand the Need Before You Buy

8 Jul 2020
7MI Series – This article is the second of a 9-part series as we introduce the 7 Economics and Market Intelligence Essentials for Public Procurement. Each part will also include videos, resources, and other materials. We will also be launching the 7MI Challenge as part of this series. Please see...