Better Together: How Integrating Enterprise Risk Management Can Strengthen Federal Cybersecurity

In this new issue brief, the Partnership for Public Service and Deloitte explore how agencies can use enterprise risk management, or ERM, to better assess, monitor and make decisions about cybersecurity risks.


The Partnership turns 20

Partnership President and CEO Max Stier reflects on our founding, our impact over the past two decades and our continued work to build a better government and a stronger democracy.

2022 Nominations Are Now Open

If you know a federal employee who demonstrates innovation, strong leadership and a passion for public service in their work, we want to recognize them through the Service to America Medals. We are accepting 2022 nominations until January 14, 2022.

Roadmap for Renewing Our Federal Government

The updated “Roadmap for Renewing Our Federal Government” includes 38 recommendations to help Congress, the administration and agencies lead government reform in four critical areas.

Meeting the Moment: Tips for Building Bold Strategic Plans and Turning Them into Results

This report presents findings from workshops and interviews conducted by the Partnership and Grant Thornton Public Sector with federal strategic planning teams. It highlights steps to create useful plans and tips for turning those plans into results.

Applications are now open for the Cybersecurity Talent Initiative

Apply today for this one-of-its-kind program that provides students in cybersecurity-related fields with public and private sector work experience and offers opportunities for student loan assistance.

Want a more effective Congress? Look no further.

We just launched the Alliance for Congress, a new initiative that will help Congress better serve the public good and meet the diverse needs and interests of our nation.

Political Appointments Tracker

Washington Post Editorial Page Editor Fred Hiatt and Partnership President and CEO Max Stier each wrote recent op-eds on fixing the Senate confirmation process for political appointees. For a closer look at the status of President Biden’s appointments, visit our Political Appointee Tracker.

The Partnership for Public Service is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization that is building a better government and a stronger democracy.

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Government Modernization

We’ve worked with Congress on 43 pieces of legislation enacted on key federal management issues and helped develop the government’s first unified shared services management system.

Employee Engagement

We’ve given over 200 briefings using our Best Places to Work data and honored over 500 outstanding federal employees through our Service to America medals.

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Excellence in Government Fellows Program

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