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Tennessee redefines the customer experience for government services
Measuring what matters: Shifting Temporary Assistance for Needy Families to an outcome-based model
In recent years, Congressional leaders have expressed interest in updating the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families program to better capture information on how well the program supports employment outcomes for program ...
BLS Improves its Unemployment Rate Mapping Tool for States, Metro Areas and Counties
The Department of Labor's Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) has improved its mapping tool for Local Area Unemployment Statistics (LAUS), which helps customers find unemployment rates for states, local areas and counties.
Maximizing WIOA and non-WIOA Performance Data
Staff from the Employment and Training Administration (ETA), Office of Career, Technical, and Adult Education (OCTAE), Rehabilitation Services Administration (RSA), and several state representatives discuss how to develop ...
Employee Buy-In, Good Planning Trigger Successful IT Modernization
Draft Federal Data Strategy Action Plan a Good Start, but Needs Improvement
In mid-June, the White House Office of Management and Budget (OMB) released the Draft 2019-2020 Federal Data Strategy Action Plan, requesting public feedback from the data community. On July 8th, the Data Coalition co-hosted ...
Labor Productivity Data - Measuring the Value of Workers to Businesses
Labor productivity is a measure of economic performance that compares the amount of goods and services produced (output) with the number of hours worked to produce those goods and services. Productivity and related cost ...
State Wage Interchange System: Better data for stronger workforce programs
Compared to earlier wage record exchange systems, SWIS enables states to access individual-level information about more program participants, simplifies the query process for states, and enables states to more efficiently ...
Government Data Needs an Ethical Foundation
While the private sector has struggled with unethical uses of data, government can learn from these mistakes and craft best practices by creating a data framework that is both principled and innovative.
Map: State Working Groups Studying Blockchain Technology
Several states have established bodies to study blockchain technology in the past several years. They range from departmental groups with report deadlines to policy groups meant to bring forward bill ideas.