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Presidential Management Fellows program succeeding, but room for improvement

The Partnership for Public Service released a report Thursday revealing the findings of two surveys of 2011 participants in the Presidential Management Fellows program. While the program is succeeding in bringing more outstanding individuals into federal service, there are areas that need improvement.

Tags: Presidential Management Fellows Program , Partnership for Public Service , training , leadership , workforce , management , Pathways Program , Michael OConnell

Thursday - 10/16/2014, 02:44pm EDT

OPM pushes agencies to hire long-term unemployed

Following an executive order signed by President Barack Obama in January, OPM releases a memo giving agencies a new outline on hiring in an effort to reduce the number of long-term unemployed workers

Tags: Katherine Archuleta , CHCO Council , hiring , BLS , Jory Heckman

Thursday - 10/16/2014, 11:31am EDT

OPM: Millennial feds like their jobs but don't stay long

A new report by the Office of Personnel Management suggests the federal government is doing a better job of recruiting a new generation of workers than retaining them.

Tags: millennials , Federal Employee Viewpoint Survey , succession planning , Emily Kopp

Tuesday - 10/07/2014, 11:53pm EDT

Jason Miller, Executive Editor, Federal News Radio

Federal employees' health care premiums are going up once again by 3.8 percent on average. That's less of an increase than what feds saw in 2014 and below the industry average. Federal News Radio's Executive Editor Jason Miller joined Tom Temin on the Federal Drive with details on the changes to federal employees' 2015 health care coverage.

Tags: health care , Jason Miller , Tom Temin , Federal Drive , premiums

Wednesday - 10/08/2014, 06:44am EDT
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OPM releases long-awaited report on official time

After months of urging from lawmakers, the Office of Personnel Management released a new report on official time, including data from fiscal year 2012. Official time hours totaled nearly 3.5 million in FY 2012, with cost estimates at $157 million, according to OPM's data.

Tags: official time , labor-management relations , workforce , Shefali Kapadia

Tuesday - 10/07/2014, 10:58am EDT

How to recruit, retain and engage Millennials in the federal workforce

It's an 80 million-strong generation, made up of people born over the last 30 years or so. Millennials outnumber Baby Boomers, but some say it's a generation of potential workforce members that's unaware of opportunities in federal government.

Tags: workforce , retention , hiring , millennials , FEDtalk ,

Tuesday - 10/07/2014, 03:43pm EDT
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Feds' health care costs to increase by 3.2 percent in 2015

The Office of Personnel Management released the latest costs for the Federal Employees Health Benefits Program Tuesday, which show an increase of less than 4 percent for the fourth straight year.

Tags: pay and benefits , Katherine Archuleta , federal employees health benefits program , open season , Jason Miller , health

Tuesday - 10/07/2014, 02:06pm EDT

OPM Director Katherine Archuleta on phased retirement, boosting morale and diversity

The Office of Personnel Management hopes to complete final regulations for phased retirement by October, OPM Director Katherine Archuleta said during an exclusive online chat with Federal News Radio. Archuleta also joined Your Turn with Mike Causey, where she discussed employee morale and engagement and strengthening federal diversity initiatives.

Tags: Katherine Archuleta , online chat , workforce , Mike Causey , phased retirement , diversity

Thursday - 05/29/2014, 11:27am EDT

OPM's retirement claims backlog inches downward

The Office of Personnel Management received about 1,000 fewer claims than it expected in September. Compared to the last several months, the agency is processing an increasing percentage of retirement claims, 82.3 percent, within 60 days.

Tags: pay and benefits , retirement , claims backlog

Monday - 10/06/2014, 10:11am EDT

Julia Ziegler, Web Manager, Federal News Radio

Phased retirement, diversity initiatives, and employee morale are among the top priorities for the Office of Personnel Management. In an exclusive Q & A with Federal News Radio, OPM answered your questions about the topics that matter most. Federal News Radio Web Manager Julia Ziegler shared details with Tom Temin on the Federal Drive.

Tags: Tom Temin , Julia Ziegler , Federal Drive

Friday - 10/03/2014, 09:21am EDT
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