But even at new government agency, amidst a backlog of new initiatives and responsibilities, the loudest duck is still the one that usually gets heard. Director Rich Cordray reached out to Design + Development to change this part of bureaucratic culture.
IdeaBox was our punk rock response.
It's a platform that allows Bureau employees to connect and collaborate on ideas together. And as an open source project, anyone can make it their own, saving an agency or two millions of dollars in unecessary contract spending.
Upon joining the project, I focused on increasing engagement and participation.