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Why Employees Are The Missing Link for Successful Open Government

by Andrea Di Maio  |  May 3, 2012

Open government initiatives are either aimed at providing greater transparency, usually as a reaction to an accusation or perception of excessive secrecy, or at engaging citizens in specific problem solution...

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What’s in a Name, and in a Job Description

by Andrea Di Maio  |  September 16, 2011

Yesterday I had a lovely conversation with a client from south America about their social media communication plan. The client's first name was Alexandre and I was surprised when I...

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When Government Employees Are Better Than Their Leaders

by Andrea Di Maio  |  December 15, 2010

As I have often being griping about government disservice to exemplify inadequate use of technology, I’d like to share a positive example, just for a change. I had to go...

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Government 2.0 Has Not Failed Yet, But The Clock Is Ticking

by Andrea Di Maio  |  November 17, 2010

While at the Gartner Symposium in Sydney, I was interviewed about my take about the progress of government 2.0 initiatives in Australia and worldwide.  About a year ago I had...

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Even in Australia, Real Employee-Centricity Is Yet to Come

by Andrea Di Maio  |  November 15, 2010

At the Gartner Symposium in Sydney, I moderated a panel with Ann Steward, CIO of the Federal Australian Government, and Craig Thomler, online communications director for the Department of Health...

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Facing major public service disruptions: is this the new normal?

by Andrea Di Maio  |  November 9, 2010

Last week, while I was waiting to take off for London to meet clients, knowing that I would have to deal with a 24 hour strike of the London subway,...

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O’Reilly, Open Government and the Ingenuity of Enthusiasm

by Andrea Di Maio  |  August 27, 2010

I just read an interview that Tim O’Really gave to The Hill about government 2.0. In this interview, he reinforces his faith into “government as a platform”, praises the Federal...

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Employees-First, Citizen-Second: The Best Route to Open Government

by Andrea Di Maio  |  August 7, 2010

Those who read my blog probably know very well that one of its leitmotivs is the key role that government employees can and should play in open government and government...

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Canadian Public Sector Chief Calling for Web 2.0 Tools is A Breeze of Fresh Air

by Andrea Di Maio  |  April 14, 2010

As recently reported by the Canadian press, the Privy Council Clerk, who heads the public sector in the country, called for modernizing the workplace, making reference to the role of...

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Why So Many Are Getting Government 2.0 Wrong

by Andrea Di Maio  |  October 16, 2009

Over the last several months I have stressed both the promise and the danger of the many activities around the use of web 2.0 technologies in and by governments, currently...

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