bnv.fnr.news/workforce;hiring=main;tile=1;pos=top;sz=728x90,970x90;ord=
2:19 pm, April 18, 2014

Hiring News

OPM evaluates agency hiring of vets, disabled

OPM Deputy Director Christine Griffin has an update on the effort increase diversity at your agency.

Friday - 02/25/2011, 01:41pm EST
Listen

Streamlined hiring processes become more of a precedent

Angela Bailey of OPM joined Tom Temin on The Federal Drive

Friday - 02/18/2011, 11:24am EST
Listen

Vets' jobless rate climbs to nearly 10 percent

The American Legion's Joseph Sharpe explains why vets continue to struggle to find work as the nation's overall jobless rate declines.

Monday - 02/07/2011, 03:04pm EST
Listen

How to find the best, brightest IT workforce

Chad Grant, policy analyst at the NASCIO, is the author of a report detailing the struggles of states to hire IT professionals.

Tuesday - 02/01/2011, 02:55pm EST
Listen

OPM offers hiring reform workshops

OPM and the Partnership for Public Service are offering a series of hiring workshops. Agencies still have work to do to implement the President's hiring reform mandate.

Monday - 01/31/2011, 02:40pm EST

What makes a great cyber expert

SANS Institute's Alan Paller explains the findings of a report on cyber expert hiring.

Friday - 01/28/2011, 03:03pm EST
Listen

Study: National security needs overhaul

The Project on National Security Reform studied the human capital program for national security personnel - and found that it doesn't exist. The report's primary finding was that national security teams function in silos within each agency rather than collaborating across all agencies and levels of government.

Thursday - 01/27/2011, 07:37pm EST
Listen

Agency Tip 4: Make new hires feel welcome

Part of "The Need for the Next Generation" special report, NASA's Toni Dawsey explains how the space agency revamped its onboarding program for new hires.

Monday - 01/24/2011, 02:01am EST

Report: Keeping Talent key to future success

Agencies spend significant time and resources recruiting and training top talent but a new study warns that many are ignoring the other crucial side of the equation - keeping those employees. Booz Allen's Ron Sanders explains.

Wednesday - 01/19/2011, 10:08am EST
Listen

Study: Agencies should work harder to keep employees

A new report warns that agencies need to focus on employee retention as Congress threatens pay and hiring freezes. Agency leaders and line managers must work together to maintain their workforces.

Tuesday - 01/18/2011, 09:00pm EST
Listen

NSA app to help recruit cyber experts

GovInfoSecurity reports on a new application for smartphones designed to recruit cybersecurity professionals.

Friday - 01/14/2011, 04:00pm EST

IT jobs hit 2-year high

GovInfoSecurity reports that IT jobs hit 4 million in the past four quarters.

Friday - 01/14/2011, 03:50pm EST

Unions push back against deficit commission

Federal employee and management groups sent a letter to President Obama urging him to reject proposals to cut workforce benefits made by the Deficit Commission. The letter comes on the heels of a new bill to codify many of the commission's recommendations.

Thursday - 01/13/2011, 07:33pm EST

Estonia solves cyber staffing problem with volunteers

NPR and TechAmerica report on the volunteer organization for cyber defense in Estonia.

Tuesday - 01/11/2011, 04:09pm EST

New federal internship programs explained

The Partnership for Public Service's Tim McManus explains how the new guidance from OPM will affect agency hiring.

Friday - 01/07/2011, 04:45pm EST
Listen

OPM lays new path for intern, hiring programs

The Office of Personnel Management issued guidance on the new internship and hiring programs. Last month President Obama had issued an executive order to scrap the controversial Federal Career Intern Program.

Friday - 01/07/2011, 02:25pm EST

NIST to speed up hiring for critical positions

Changes to the The National Institute of Standards and Technology's hiring protocol will update its 13-year-old Alternative Personnel Management System. The new rules will let NIST have direct-hire authority to expedite hiring for critical functions.

Wednesday - 01/05/2011, 02:26pm EST

Three-track system to replace Federal Career Internship Program

President Obama has signed an executive order that replaces the controversial Federal Career Intern Program with three consolidated 'pathways.' Administration officials say the old hiring system put agencies at a competitive disadvantage with private sector employers.

Monday - 12/27/2010, 07:57pm EST
Listen

OPM creates cybersecurity career path

OPM's Nancy Kichak explains how the cyber internship works.

Monday - 12/27/2010, 10:34am EST
Listen

Obama to end Federal Career Intern Program

The Post reports that a draft executive order will kill the 10-year-old FCIP in March.

Monday - 12/27/2010, 09:51am EST
  •  
  • 17
  •