DIB wants Pentagon to hire a ‘digital people officer’ for tech recruitment
The new role would be in charge of recruiting talented people with technical backgrounds to the DOD and making sure they stick around for a while.
Code for America’s Pahlka debunks govtech myths, takes on Oracle at SXSW
Government “absolutely” will still work with vendors, she said. “They just need a different set of rules."
Defense Innovation Board narrows focus on culture change at DoD
Four "porto-recommendations" unveiled at a meeting on Tuesday center around skills and talent and empowering talent.
Don’t despair over Trump policies, civic tech leader says
Code For America founder Jennifer Pahlka says technologists should continue serving government and put the mission of improved citizen services ahead of partisan politics.
GovTech startups association? The ‘devil [is] in the detail’
Jennifer Pahlka, founder of Code for America, suggested someone start an association for "Gov 2.0" startups. How hard would that be?