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Christopher Dorobek
Works at DorobekINSIDER.com
Attended University of Southern California
Lives in Washington, DC
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On +GovLoop's +DorobekINSIDER: We've all been there -- horrible boring panels. Avoid the boring: 7 ways to making a panel discussion rock + Weekend Reads -- including the best ways to hire people that actually think in innovative ways http://goo.gl/uojlQC
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Fascinating discussion on The Charlie Rose Show… about television, technology, writers and writing…
"A discussion about the current state of Television with Josh Sapan, President and CEO of AMC Networks ; Terence Winter, executive producer and writer for HBO's Boardwalk Empire; +emily nussbaum   of  +The New Yorker  and David Carr of the New York Times."
http://charlierose.com/watch/60301345
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On +GovLoop's +DorobekINSIDER: On @GovLoop's @DorobekINSIDER: Celebrating Veterans Day: 3 foundations making a difference http://goo.gl/LQOc6D
#VeteransDay   #HonoringVets  
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On +GovLoop's +DorobekINSIDER:  Are you hearing me? The power of resolving workplace misunderstandings http://goo.gl/oTzh55
#leadership +Tom Fox 
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On +GovLoop's +DorobekINSIDER: More of our conversation with Martha Johnson -- we talk about her  book -- And we ask: Do we over measure in government? + weekend reads! goo.gl/zJD3rn
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On +GovLoop's +DorobekINSIDER :@HealthcareGov Contractors Head to the Hill - Plus the @DorobekINSIDER's 7 Stories that matter to government http://goo.gl/8WBC0g
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On this date in 1992 – IBM introduced the Simon, a handheld, touchscreen mobile phone and PDA that is considered the first smartphone.  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/IBM_Simon   #Mobile #MobileGov #Gov20  
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On +GovLoop's +DorobekINSIDER: Fed job satisfaction drops -- again... and even before shutdown + 7 stories that matter to government
Also... Back in 2010, Congress passed the Government Performance and Results Act (GPRA). The goal was simple, strengthen performance management in agencies. That sounds simple, but in the government culture, it is hard to focus on outcomes over results. Find out the keys to performance management success with Shea, Robert
And the DorobekINSIDER water cooler fodder: Having trouble being creative? and Embracing the Millennials’ Mind-Set at Work
 http://goo.gl/ERkslZ
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Working to be more innovative? On +GovLoop's +DorobekINSIDER, we talk to North Carolina CIO Chris Estes on the state's iCenter -- Innovation Center. What is it? And how will it help North Carolina's government be more innovative?
 http://goo.gl/XMuYvH
#innovation #Gov20 #NorthCarolina  
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On +GovLoop's +DorobekINSIDER: TSP Sees Huge Jump in Hardship Withdrawals - Plus the DorobekINSIDER's 7 Stories
Also in the DorobekINSIDER water cooler fodder:  5 Ways We’re Killing Ourselves at Work... The Myth of 'I'm Bad at Math' ... 
Halloween artist carves pumpkins into the Death Star - and he is in our world... and What Vampire Graves Tell Us About Ancient Superstitions: Hundreds of years ago, ignorance about decomposition and disease sparked fears that the dead returned to drink the blood of the living

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Journalist
Employment
  • DorobekINSIDER.com
    Founder, editor and publisher, present
  • Federal News Radio 1500 AM
    Anchor, DorobekINSIDER, 2008 - 2011
  • Federal Computer Week
    Editor in chief, 2005 - 2008
  • Federal Computer Week
    Managing editor, 2003 - 2005
  • Federal Computer Week
    Senior writer, 2000 - 2003
  • PlanetGov
    Technology reporter, 1999 - 2000
  • Government Computer News
    Reporter, 1995 - 1999
  • Alexandria Journal newspaper
    reporter, 1994 - 1995
  • Foster's Daily Democrat
    Portsmouth Bureau Chief, 1989 - 1994
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Washington, DC
Previously
Arlington, VA - Portsmouth, NH - Hampton, NH - Palo Alto, CA - Foster City, CA - Los Angeles, CA
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Journalist covering the business of government; Focus: Helping government do its job better
Introduction
I've been covering the operations of government for decades. I focus on six words: Helping government do its job better. Also a husband, a very proud father, a boater, a biker, a reader.
Bragging rights
Award winning journalist covering the business of government
Education
  • University of Southern California
    Journalism, Political Science, 1985 - 1989
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Vorobek
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