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Report: Labor Dept.'s green jobs program fell short of goals

A $500 million Labor Department program designed to train workers for green jobs has come up far short of its goals, with only 10 percent of participants finding work so far, the agency's assistant inspector general has found.

Tags: Solyndra , green energy , Chuck Grassley

Monday - 10/03/2011, 05:14pm EDT

Labor wants apps for job hunters

The Labor Department is turning to the public for ideas to help people find jobs. Labor is offering up to $35,000 for an app that helps unemployed people find the right career path.

Tags: Collaboration Center , apps , technology , unemployment

Tuesday - 07/19/2011, 08:30am EDT

DOL recruits through benefits class

The Department of Labor is teaching classes on retirement and health benefits at Howard University. Phyllis Borzi, assistant secretary of labor for the Employee Benefits Security Administration, tells Federal News Radio about the program and their hopes for recruiting.

Tags: DOL , training , Howard University , pay & benefits , administration , Employee Benefits Security Administration , retirement , health benefits

Tuesday - 11/09/2010, 11:44am EST
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Labor toolkit helps in disability hiring

The five-step online toolkit has tips for everything from creating a welcoming environment to do's and don'ts for interviews.

Tags: Kathy Martinez , disabilities , Barack Obama , executive order , hiring , Dorobek Insider

Monday - 03/14/2011, 03:17pm EDT
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OPM/Labor hiring event: the time is now

In October 2009, President Barack Obama announced a groundbreaking initiative to increase the employment of people with disabilities in the Federal Workforce. Christine Griffin, Deputy Director at OPM, tells us about an upcoming career event.

Tags: P&B , disabilities , OPM , DOL , Christine Griffin , USAJobs , ODEP , career fair

Wednesday - 04/21/2010, 10:40am EDT
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Labor Exit Interview

Tags: mngt , Patrick Pizzella

Wednesday - 01/14/2009, 10:28am EST

GAO investigates workers' comp abuses

The Government Accountability Office is accepting anonymous reports of workers' compensation abuses by federal employees as part of an investigation into fraud in the Federal Employees' Compensation Act (FECA).

Tags: FECA , GAO , Jolie Lee , investigation , workers

Thursday - 07/14/2011, 01:44pm EDT

Unions to management: stop talking, start doing telework

AFGE, NTEU lead discussion to broaden discussion about telecommuting to more than just during emergencies. The White House is working on a new governmentwide telework policy. AFGE wants to add telework options into new bargaining agreements.

Tags: pay and benefits , John Berry , Seth Harris , Jeff Zients , OPM , OMB , John Gage , Colleen Kelley , Patricia Niehaus , AFGE , NTEU , FMA , telework , National Council on Federal Labor-Management Relat , Jason Miller

Thursday - 11/04/2010, 07:40am EDT
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Inside Government - August 7th, 2009

Michael D. Yates
Author of "Why Unions Matter"
Elise Gould
Director of Health Policy Research, Economic Policy Institute
Tom Webb
President, AFGE SSA Local 3615

Tags: pay & benefits , Inside Government , AFGE , Michael D. Yates , health , Elise Gould , Tom Webb , Economic Policy Institute , tax , health care

Thursday - 08/06/2009, 08:04pm EDT
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