Prepare for big cuts and keep feds motivated

Friday - 2/25/2011, 4:57pm EST

Tom Fox, director of the Center for Government Leadership, Partnership for Public Service

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Major cuts are being proposed for the 2012 budget - to the tune of a trillion dollars. And these cuts mean you are being asked to do more with less. So how do you manage in the age of austerity?

Tom Fox, the director of the Center for Government Leadership at the Partnership for Public Service and the Washington Post's Federal Coach columnist, explains how federal managers can keep workers motivated with a government shutdown looming.

Read Fox's article Preparing your agency for big cuts ahead in the Washington Post.