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The TSP hack attack: Where are we?

The cover up, as they say, is almost always worse than the crime itself. The rule of thumb, from the Watergate era, is follow the money, although people rarely do that. Following the money can be tricky. Also complicated. Especially in the computer age with multi- national players, Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says.

Tags: Mike Causey , TSP , TSP hack , Greg Long , FRTIB , pay and benefits

Wednesday - 06/13/2012, 02:00am EDT

Bundling: Naughty or nice

If terms like "cooperative purchasing" and/or "contract bundling" turn you on, welcome to the wonderful world of buying, federal style, Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says. Check out day two of Federal News Radio's multimedia special report, "Inside The World Biggest Buyer."

Tags: Mike Causey , acquisition , acquisition workforce , contracting , workforce , pay and benefits , Inside the World

Tuesday - 06/12/2012, 02:00am EDT

World's longest, most expensive shopping list

Uncle Sam, with your help, takes in more money than any person, place or thing on Earth. Equally important, he spends more in a week, again with your help, than most nation's do in a decade. That's why Federal News Radio's special series, "Inside the World's Biggest Buyer: How $500 billion Dollars Can Be Spent Better," which launches today, is a must-read whether you are on the giving or receiving end, says Senior Correspondent Mike Causey.

Tags: Mike Causey , pay and benefits , workforce , acquisition , contracting , Inside the World

Monday - 06/11/2012, 02:00am EDT

Still the greatest generation

The D-Day anniversary on Wednesday jogged a lot of memories for people whose parents or grandparents fought and, in many cases, died. Nice to know that after 68 years (and two days) their service and sacrifice is still appreciated, Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says.

Tags: Mike Causey , workforce , pay and benefits , DoD , D-Day

Friday - 06/08/2012, 02:00am EDT

Feds as preppers

Are you a prepper? Are you stockpiling goods beans, bullets, gold bars to ride out a coming economic collapse, nuclear attack or natural disaster? Even if you aren't worried about those things, as a fed there are some things you should prepare for long before you retire, Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says.

Tags: pay and benefits , Mike Causey , workforce , Congress

Thursday - 06/07/2012, 02:00am EDT

D-Day plus 68 years

Worried about your job, your benefits, your career? Lots of people are. But this might be a good day to put your put things on hold and think how different your life might be today if the Normandy Invasion, 68 years ago today, had failed, Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says.

Tags: Mike Causey , pay and benefits , workforce , DoD , World War II , D-Day

Wednesday - 06/06/2012, 02:00am EDT

Zen 101: Is nothing better than something, or anything?

How much do you know about Zen? For example when, if ever, is nothing better than something, or anything? Is it desirable to be the bullseye if your opposition is the gang that couldn't shoot straight, Senior Correspondent Mike Causey wonders.

Tags: Mike Causey , pay and benefits , workforce , Congress , pay , pay freeze , House , VA

Tuesday - 06/05/2012, 02:00am EDT

A tale of two agencies

The very different "scandals" at two polar-opposite federal agencies are still large on the radar, Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says. But how big a deal are they? What's likely to be the outcome, and how long will these two stories continue to have legs?

Tags: Mike Causey , pay and benefits , workforce , management , GSA , Shakeup at GSA , Secret Service , agency scandals

Tuesday - 05/29/2012, 02:00am EDT

Memorial Day: When we remember and salute

Memorial Day is anything but a holiday. It is a time when we remember those who served and whose lives were altered, or ended, by war, Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says. Today we pay tribute to them and to people in the federal family past, present and future who served or will serve.

Tags: Mike Causey , pay and benefits , workforce

Monday - 05/28/2012, 02:00am EDT

Holiday guilt: Have a terrible (as in wonderful) time!

Most of you have a four-day weekend coming up. Some will even slip out a little early to get a headstart, so everybody is happy, correct? Wrong! Not in Washington, the city of the worried well, where many of us see bad news as good news and disaster as an opportunity, Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says. So if you want to get ahead in D.C., wipe that smile off your face and suffer like the rest of us.

Tags: Mike Causey , pay and benefits , workforce , Memorial Day

Friday - 05/25/2012, 02:00am EDT
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