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8:46 am, April 23, 2014

Workforce News

Online Chat: Ask the Benefits and Retirement Experts

Tammy Flanagan and Mike Causey join Federal News Radio for an online chat to answer your most pressing pay and benefits issues. Read the archived discussion.

Wednesday - 03/19/2014, 01:00pm EDT

Border Security Expo showcases high-tech wares

Border Security Expo ongoing with discussion of transparency and exhibits of high-tech wares

Wednesday - 03/19/2014, 11:50am EDT

Max Stier, president and CEO, Partnership for Public Service

The Obama administration calls on agencies to get smarter about tracking employee morale and engagement.

Wednesday - 03/19/2014, 09:51am EDT
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Yellen to put Fed's new leadership on display

Yellen's first meeting as Fed leader expected to lead to further pullback in economic stimulus

Tuesday - 03/18/2014, 03:30pm EDT

Updating GS pay system key to attracting new talent

Steve Condrey, chairman of the Federal Salary Council, tells In Depth with Francis Rose that the key to bringing in new talent -- and making sure they stay -- is modernizing the aging General Schedule system. Congress devised the GS system in 1949.

Tuesday - 03/18/2014, 11:07am EDT
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Lt. Gen. Richard Newton, former assistant vice chief of staff, U.S. Air Force

As the combat mission in Afghanistan comes to a close, the awards process is up for review.

Tuesday - 03/18/2014, 09:24am EDT
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Art Stein, certified financial planner and investment manager

A financial expert explains what lifecycle investing is and how you can benefit.

Tuesday - 03/18/2014, 09:18am EDT
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Dorice Favorite, director, Navy Alcohol and Drug Prevention Program

The Navy's newest approach to responsible drinking is only a download away.

Tuesday - 03/18/2014, 09:06am EDT
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Jeremy Herb, staff writer, The Hill

The Defense Department's civilian workforce is in Congressional crossfire.

Tuesday - 03/18/2014, 09:01am EDT
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Whom can you trust?

Marc Levine, of Handler and Levine LLC, offers advice on how to choose your trustees, powers of attorneys and executors.
March 17, 2014

Monday - 03/17/2014, 09:24pm EDT
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Meet the Presidential Innovation Fellows

The Presidential Innovation Fellows are a diverse group of innovators and thinkers. Click through the gallery to meet the fellows from Round 2. View our special report page for full coverage of the fellows program.

Monday - 03/17/2014, 04:08pm EDT

Agencies need to change tactics to attract younger workers

As the government looks to diversify its workforce with younger employees, a new study shows interest is high among college students. The challenge lies in positioning the government so the best and brightest will find those opportunities.

Monday - 03/17/2014, 02:52pm EDT
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Is discrimination to blame for employees' sinking satisfaction with training opportunities?

Budget cuts, alone, can't explain employees' sinking satisfaction with training, according to a new analysis prepared by the Tully Rinckey law firm in Washington, D.C., which specializes in federal employment law. As dissatisfaction with training opportunities has intensified in recent years, the number of Equal Employment Opportunity complaints alleging discrimination in training opportunities have also shot upwards, according to the firm's analysis.

Monday - 03/17/2014, 10:47am EDT

Paul Lawrence, principal, Ernst & Young LLP

Every career federal employee has wondered how the political appointees manage to manage.

Monday - 03/17/2014, 10:47am EDT
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Federal offices closed Monday

Federal offices in the Washington D.C. area are closed Monday. Emergency and telework-ready employees required to work will follow their agency's policies.

Monday - 03/17/2014, 04:09am EDT

Fun stuff: something old and something brewed

Federal News Radio speaks with Recreation News Editor Marvin Bond about fun things to do in and near the nation's capital.

Saturday - 03/15/2014, 11:37am EDT
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Educating and training the next generation of Marines

Marine Corps University President, Brigadier General Thomas Weidley and Retired Brigadier General Thomas Draude, president of the Marine Corps University Foundation, will talk about the University's education and training programs.
March 14, 2014

Friday - 03/14/2014, 07:48pm EDT
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Steve Condrey, Chairman, Federal Salary Council

A young protégé could make your job easier in the long run.

Friday - 03/14/2014, 07:03pm EDT
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Cyber Command headed toward unified command status

Gen. Keith Alexander, who will soon retire as the first commander of U.S. Cyber Command, said his organization has matured to the point that it should join the club of unified commands that report directly to the President.

Friday - 03/14/2014, 04:00am EDT
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Tim McManus, Partnership for Public Service

Your agency probably needs a millennial makeover.

Thursday - 03/13/2014, 06:02pm EDT
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