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Department of the Treasury

"F.E.W.E.R." - Share Information - Less Silos

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Too many large agencies work with a silo mentality, where employees of one division don't know what employees in another division are doing. We should develop a means to foster better communication and cooperation across divisions and, after that, across agencies as well. I've seen this done and it works. It would work like this - an employee would post to a central web site a description of a project on which he or... more »

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Department of the Treasury

"F.E.W.E.R." - Share Information - Less Silos

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Too many large agencies work with a silo mentality, where employees of one division don't know what employees in another division are doing. We should develop a means to foster better communication and cooperation across divisions and, after that, across agencies as well. I've seen this done and it works. It would work like this - an employee would post to a central web site a description of a project on which he or... more »

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Department of Agriculture

Notices, Admendments and Handbooks

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I suggest you...place all program information in one place.
I believe it would be cost effective to have all program information in one place. At this time we receive information for our programs through web training, emails, Federal Notices, State Notices, Amendments and Handbooks that are stored in different locations. When we are looking for an answer to program questions we search all the different media to find the... more »

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Social Security Administration

Create Disability Cessation Appeal Pending Listings

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I suggest that SSA create electronic listings available to employees and management to monitor disability medical cessation cases that are pending -- such data is not currently available. If this suggestion were implemented, SSA could avoid the unnecessary accumulation of potentially incorrect "continuing" payments being made to individuals appealing their initial benefit cessation decision. The savings of incorrect... more »

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Department of Homeland Security

Green Day Initiative

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I suggest we have a "Green" day where we turn off any lighting or power sources not needed for the day such as, overhead lighting, unused printers, or anything that absorbs power. We could also do Team "Green" day where we go out and plant a tree, at the local park or location of choice. Additionally we can create information booths for anyone to ask questions about what we do, or how we are working as an agency to conserve... more »

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