Tom Fox
The Federal Coach

Tom Fox, of the Partnership for Public Service, explores workplace issues and provides advice for federal managers through analysis, interviews and reader Q&As in his Federal Coach blog for On Leadership.

Latest by Tom Fox

Running the Small Business Administration

Running the Small Business Administration

“It’s really the absence of role models that inspired me.“

Leading in the last two years of an administration

Leading in the last two years of an administration

It’s easy for agency leaders, both political and career, to wrongly assume they can’t get much done now.

How Congress and federal leaders can work better together

How Congress and federal leaders can work better together

A conversation with former legislators Olympia Snowe and Dan Glickman.

Julián Castro shares his thoughts on leadership

Julián Castro shares his thoughts on leadership

The former mayor of San Antonio talks about his new role leading the Department of Housing and Urban Development.