Remote work boom was 'biggest shift since the Industrial Revolution'

by • 2 months ago

The top HR official from Hennepin County, Minnesota, said the shift to remote work was the biggest change in centuries.

Virginia moves to largely end remote work by July

by • 2 months ago

Gov. Glenn Youngkin issued an executive order that will greatly restrict telework arrangements after more than two years of the COVID-19 pandemic.

How some state CIOs are fighting burnout

by • 2 months ago

With many government workers feeling burnout in the last two years, state IT leaders are taking new steps to retain talented professionals.

NASCIO takes closer look at diversity in state IT

by • 3 months ago

Building a diverse and inclusive workforce is a growing priority for state CIOs, but a new NASCIO report finds that state IT has far to go.

Remote work driving Mass. IT workers to the private sector, CIO says

by • 8 months ago

Massachusetts CIO Curtis Wood said the state has recently begun losing more IT staff to the private sector.

Six states win NGA grants to close digital skills gaps

by • 8 months ago

Hawaii, North Carolina, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania and Rhode Island have been selected to join the NGA's Workforce Innovation Network.

How Tennessee embraced diversity in IT

by • 9 months ago

CIO Stephanie Dedmon said a diversity and inclusion council created in the wake of the George Floyd protests is creating a "sense of greater belonging" in her agency.

AWS executive predicts shift toward workforce development

by • 9 months ago

Kim Majerus, the head of Amazon Web Services' SLED practice, said several states are building job retraining programs to develop skills needed during the pandemic.

How Zoom enables agencies to reimagine government services

by • 10 months ago

Government, court and community officials are seeing how video communications became a catalyst for rethinking citizen engagement.