It is the largest business in the world…but rarely relies on business models or principles to be make its governance effective and efficient.
We should expect exceptional stewardship from elected officials as the money they spend comes from hard-working people.
Our chief executive officer must take a leadership role by embracing transparency of government to increase trust in government institutions.
Governments around the globe face similar issues: How can programs be effective and efficient? How can impact be measured?
The mission of the Center for Business Civic Engagement is to study the impact of the application of business theory and principles to government to determine if government can be both more effective and efficient for its stakeholders.