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Bob Tobias, American University

If you believe the surveys, federal workplace morale and employee engagement have declined in recent years. For a variety of reasons, a disconnect has occurred between federal employees and their managers. As part our special report, Trust Redefined: Reconnecting Government and Its Employees, we're exploring how feds can develop a new model of trust. Bob Tobias is director of Key Executive Leadership Programs at American University. He joined Tom and Emily on the Federal Drive and explained, first, you have to solve the gap between GS-15s and SESers, and the employees they lead.

Tags: Bob Tobias , Federal Drive , Trust Redefined , morale , workforce

Thursday - 05/22/2014, 09:53am EDT
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Analysis: Trust doesn't exist without employee engagement

Bob Tobias, director of the Institute for the Study of Public Policy Implementation, sees trust as a symptom of whether employee engagement exists or not.

Tags: Bob Tobias , Institute for the Study of Public Policy Implementation , Trust Redefined: Reconnecting Government and its Employees , workforce , management , Federal Drive , Michael OConnell

Wednesday - 05/21/2014, 03:08pm EDT
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Bob Tobias, Key Executive Leadership Programs, American University

Your agency has only two days left to hand in a self-assessment on how well it's following the Obama Administration's second-term management agenda. The White House wants your agency to take a broad approach to its strategic objectives. Bob Tobias, director of Key Executive Leadership Programs at American University, is looking at how different administrations choose to measure your agency's management success. He spoke to In Depth with Francis Rose.

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Thursday - 05/15/2014, 05:42pm EDT
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Bob Tobias, Director, Key Executive Leadership Programs, American University

Charles Edwards and Kathleen Sebelius will tell you federal leaders only get name recognition when it's not positive. Staying on mission, within budget and keeping productivity high are just a few of the things federal managers and decision makers have to think about. Bob Tobias, director of Key Executive Leadership Programs at American University, tells In Depth with Francis Rose it's time for you and your colleagues to look in the mirror.

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Wednesday - 04/30/2014, 06:18pm EDT
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Bob Tobias, Director, Key Executive Leadership Programs, American University

Eight percent of the Senior Executive Service move to a different agency once while in SES. That's according to new research from the Partnership for Public Service and Booz Allen Hamilton, which suggests creating a four-tiered SES classification system. Tier four is for executives who have worked at several different agencies and lead government-wide projects. Tier one is an entry level spot for current feds. Bob Tobias, director of Key Executive Leadership Programs at American University, explains it all to In Depth with Francis Rose

Tags: Bob Tobias , Booz Allen Hamilton , SES , In Depth

Wednesday - 04/16/2014, 06:10pm EDT
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Bob Tobias, Key Executive Leadership Programs, American University

Major reforms to the General Schedule are the solution for problems with federal hiring and promotion, according to new research from the Partnership for Public Service and Booz Allen. They're proposing reforms like cutting down to five pay scales instead of 15. They also propose replacing tenure-based pay increases with performance-based ones.

Tags: Bob Tobias , leadership , general schedule , In Depth

Wednesday - 04/02/2014, 04:56pm EDT
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Bob Tobias, Director, Key Executive Leadership Programs, American University

Your paycheck might be public enemy number one for the private sector.

Tags: Bob Tobias , pay , In Depth

Wednesday - 03/19/2014, 04:56pm EDT
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Dan Metcalfe, adjunct professor of law at American University

Why can't the government do a better job at Freedom of Information Act requests?

Tags: Dan Metcalfe , FOIA , Freedom of Information Act , Collaboration on Government Secrecy

Wednesday - 03/19/2014, 09:42am EDT
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Analysis: Cobert must avoid second term pitfalls

Experts say Beth Cobert must take the Goldilocks approach to developing management priorities for the next three years. President Barack Obama nominated Cobert to be OMB's deputy director for management Wednesday. Performance management observers say she needs to bring energy and new ways of looking at old problems.

Tags: management , Beth Cobert , OMB , Tim Young , Deloitte , Robert Shea , Grant Thornton , Robert Tobias , Shelley Metzenbaum , Sylvia Burwell , Jason Miller

Thursday - 09/12/2013, 05:41am EDT
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Motivating feds begins with understanding their feelings, experts say

Scholars at American University are suggesting that one way to relieve sequester stress and increase productivity is to create stronger work relationships. Robert Tobias and Patrick Malone at AU's Department of Public Administration and Policy suggest taking time out to talk about employees' feelings.

Tags: management , workforce , sequestration , Patrick Malone , Robert Tobias , Cogan Schneier

Thursday - 07/25/2013, 05:34am EDT
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