J, P, G, or R? Do You Want to Know a Secret? It’s 50 years since Shea Stadium. She Was Just 17 – and so’s O’Keeffe & Company, MeriTalk’s sister organization. They Say It’s Your Birthday. So, we’re hosting the Fab 4 on May 15 at the State Theatre in Falls Church. You’re invited to […] […]

Companies claimed the 65,000 H-1B visas for Fiscal 2015 in a matter of hours on April 1. No joke. Last year the visas disappeared in five days. Reforms are needed. Not because demand for visas is high, but because no one likes the current system. Another 20,000 visas are set aside for advanced degree graduates […] […]

The National Defense Authorization Act for 2012 requires GAO to provide DoD with an annual IT management physical. The components need to give blood, cough, and pee in a cup to ensure they’re healthy on IT cost and schedule, as well as on track to deliver functionality and performance.


If an apple a day keeps the doctor away – seems a storage array will pick you right up. That, according to the new Big Data Cure study just prescribed by MeriTalk. The report’s based on a survey of Fed execs working in agencies with healthcare missions.


Federal work has an image problem. In a land of high-performance vehicles, younger workers view Federal work as a Chevy Malibu. It’s a clunker. Little Interest Employees younger than 30 make up just 8.5 percent of the Federal workforce, compared to 23 percent of the total U.S. workforce. They go to Silicon Valley in hopes […] […]