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USPTO puts tasty innovation on display

Inventive Eats: Incredible Food Innovations highlights how our breakfast cereals, sandwiches, dinner entrees, and more have been transformed by significant events, discoveries and inventions. We get the tasty details from the Director of the United States Patent and Trademark Office, David Kappos.

Tags: USPTO , technology , innovation , Inventive Eats: Incredible Food Innovations , David Kappos , DoC

Friday - 06/11/2010, 10:40am EDT
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State partners to green diplomacy

Earth Day Network and the U.S. Department of State have developed the D.C. Forum for Greening Embassies so that foreign missions can exchange ideas on environmental issues and operational practices. Details from State Department's director of management policy, right sizing and innovation, Marguerite Coffey.

Tags: State , Marguerite Coffey , management , innovation , Earth Day Network , embassies

Friday - 06/11/2010, 10:40am EDT
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The ten biggest errors federal employees make, pt. 2

Unfortunately, many civil servants make errors and omit certain important tasks during their careers with the federal government. The result is that these employees may not be able to retire when they want to. We get details from Ed Zurndorfer, registered employee benefit consultant.

Tags: pay and benefits , Top Ten , Ed Zurndorfer , retirement benefits

Friday - 06/11/2010, 10:31am EDT
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Analyst: Don't drag out 'don't ask' changes

In reflecting on lessons learned, what was perhaps the most striking observation was the commonality of the responses from our allies, who came from varied nationalities, ranks, specialties, and experiences, says Peter Singer with Brookings.

Tags: management , Congress , Don't Ask, Don't Tell , DoD , Peter Singer , Brookings Institution , 21st Century Defense Initiative , lessons learned

Friday - 06/11/2010, 09:31am EDT
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Friday Morning Federal Newscast - June 11th

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Friday - 06/11/2010, 08:53am EDT

'Shady' porn site practices pose cyber risks

Grid Reliability clears the House, Botnet taken down by owner

Tags: Cybersecurity Update , cybersecurity , International Secure System Lab , Microsoft , Google , Amazon , eBay , Yahoo! , Apple , botnet , TrendMicro

Friday - 06/11/2010, 08:30am EDT

NSPS move cuts raises of the 'best and brightest'

Tens of thousands of federal employees may have their pay raises cut under the General Schedule for earning better raises under NSPS. Federal Managers Association's Patricia Niehaus explains.

Tags: pay and benefits , NSPS , GS , high three , Patricia Niehaus , FMA , Suzanne Kubota , OPM , DoD , Defense

Thursday - 06/10/2010, 10:45am EDT
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'Inherently Governmental' still too fuzzy say contractors

The Professional Services Council is concerned that agencies could misinterpreted the policy letter as a mandate to insource. PSC's Alan Chvotkin explains why.

Tags: inherently governmental , OFPP , insourcing , contracting , Professional Services Council , Alan Chvotkin

Thursday - 06/10/2010, 10:31am EDT
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How to give rising stars a leg up

The ACT-IAC Voyagers Program is a leadership development program for "rising stars" in both government and industry who have a high potential for future advancement. We learn more from 2010 industry chair, Tristen Yancey.

Tags: management , ACT-IAC , Voyagers program , leadership , Tristen Yancey

Thursday - 06/10/2010, 10:08am EDT
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Thursday Morning Federal Newscast - June 10th

NSPS move cuts raises of 11,000 feds, Twitter hiring a government liason, A 2009 baby will cost $222,360 to raise, USDA

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Thursday - 06/10/2010, 08:46am EDT
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