Apr 15 - Reinventing Government Spring 2008

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Reinventing Government April 15, 2008
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Outline Government Reinvention: Definitions and Concepts One Early Effort: National Partnership for Reinventing Government
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Why Reinvention? In government, most organizations exist within fairly dysfunctional systems Many organizations have multiple missions Few face direct competition Few experience consequences for their performance Few have clear bottom lines Very few are accountable to their customers
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Reinvention, defined By reinvention we mean the fundamental transformation of public systems and organizations to create dramatic increases in their effectiveness, efficiency, adaptability, and capacity to innovate. The transformation is accomplished by changing their purpose , incentives , accountability , power structure , and culture . Reinvention Strategies…. .
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Core Strategy The first critical issue is to determine the purpose of public systems and organizations. If an organization is unclear about its purpose—or has been given multiple or conflicting purposes—it cannot achieve high performance. We call the strategy that clarifies purpose the core strategy
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This note was uploaded on 11/21/2009 for the course PPD 225 taught by Professor Lewis during the Spring '07 term at USC.

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