Provides in-depth case studies of the qstateq of e-government today. The book chronicles the qearly daysq of e-government and presents a collective snapshot in time as to where governments - at the federal, state, and local levels - are today as they continue their march toward e-government. Editors Abramson and Morin present a comprehensive qprogress reportq on e-government before a distinguished list of contributors discuss such varied topics as the quality of federal websites, technology and innovation in the State Department, online voting, and public-sector information security. Through grants for research and forums, The IBM Endowment for The Business of Government stimulates research and facilitates discussion on new approaches to improving the effectiveness of government at the federal, state, local, and international levels.Another important innovation at DOT is that employees can initiate online groups to collaborate about task issues or emerging program interests. ... q Managing new group memberships ac Managing the group bulletin board q Reviewing feedback on the site ac Creating a calendar event q Creating a link to a group q Creating an employee recognition article There are few procedures, or barriers, ... the group, encouraging use of the virtual groups for controversial or embryonic ideas.
|Author||:||Mark A. Abramson, Therese L. Morin|
|Publisher||:||Rowman & Littlefield - 2003|