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McManus: Public Service Recognition Week 'tips hat' to feds

Federal employees have a week-long opportunity coming up to showcase all the good work their agency does for the country. Public Service Recognition Week starts on May 3, and that's less than two weeks away. Tim McManus is vice president for Education and Outreach at the Partnership for Public Service. On In Depth with Francis Rose, he shared advice on how to highlight the special impact your agency has on the lives of the American public.

Tags: Tim McManus , In Depth

Monday - 04/20/2015, 04:26pm EDT
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John Palguta, Vice President for Policy, Partnership for Public Service

Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson says he's tired of the negative talk about morale. He tells the House subcommittee on government operations, "One of the ways that you improve morale is to stop continually telling my workforce that you have lousy morale." He said a plan is underway and things are getting better. Still, Homeland Security sits atop the list of worst big agencies. John Palguta is vice president for policy at the Partnership for Public Service. He joined Tom Temin on the Federal Drive with his take.

Tags: John Palguta , Jeh Johnson , DHS , morale , Congress , Tom Temin , Federal Drive

Tuesday - 04/21/2015, 09:04am EDT
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Want to grab cyber talent? Look to better pay

No legislation required: The Office of Personnel Management can create a special pay system for cybersecurity professionals right now, according to the authors of a new report on the federal cybersecurity workforce. More competitive pay could get in-demand experts to stay, they say.

Tags: cybersecurity , workforce , Booz Allen , Ron Sanders , Mallory Barg Bulman , John Yelnosky , NSA , DHS , Renee Forney , Emily Kopp , pay , hiring , attrition

Tuesday - 04/14/2015, 04:11pm EDT

When cyber talent isn't drawn to government, hackers run amok

In the nationwide talent grab for cybersecurity experts, new research shows federal agencies can't compete with the perks offered by top-tier companies.

Tags: Booz Allen Hamilton , cybersecurity , technology , Jory Heckman

Monday - 04/13/2015, 06:00pm EDT

Millennials leaving government over lack of innovation, study finds

Agencies more willing to take on innovative projects and ideas are more likely to get the attention of millennials looking for jobs, according to a follow-up study to the 2014 Best Places to Work report.

Tags: PPS , Innovation , hiring , shutdown , workforce , millennial

Thursday - 04/02/2015, 11:30am EDT

John Palguta, Vice President for Policy, Partnership for Public Service

The White House has chosen a group of two dozen federal employees to offer advice on potential changes to the Senior Executive Service. They come from many facets of government. Their mission is to improve the way senior executives are recruited, hired, developed and retained. Will they be successful? John Palguta is the vice president for policy at the Partnership for Public Service. He joined Tom Temin on the Federal Drive to offer his take.

Tags: John Palguta , SES , Federal Drive , workforce , management

Tuesday - 03/24/2015, 09:52am EDT
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HHS trying to untangle itself from typical shared services shortcomings

The Department of Health and Human Services is suffering from what many believe are the two major reasons why shared services continues to lag in government.

Tags: Financial management , HHS , Ned Holland , Brad Huther , HUD , shared services , Deloitte , OMB , Jason Miller , Inside the Reporters Notebook

Monday - 03/16/2015, 04:51am EDT

Bill Beyer, Partner, Deloitte

Shared services may be the biggest unrealized efficiency move the government can make. The principle is simple: Rather than duplicating the same function in every agency, use a common service provider. So why is the idea so slow to take off? That's what Deloitte and the Partnership for Public Service tried to find out. Deloitte director Bill Beyer, co-author of their new report, joined Tom Temin on the Federal Drive to review the findings.

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Friday - 03/13/2015, 10:35am EDT
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Shared services report reveals CFOs' skepticism

In a new report, the Partnership for Public Service and Deloitte Consulting say the Obama administration needs to increase accountability and guidance if it wants agencies to embrace shared service providers. The study draws from interviews with 18 high-level officials, most of them chief financial officers.

Tags: shared services , Deloitte , CFO , Financial management , Emily Kopp

Thursday - 03/12/2015, 06:00pm EDT
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John Palguta, Vice President for Policy, Partnership for Public Service

Ever since the Veterans Affairs scheduling scandal broke, Congress has been heckling the department to fire more people. Robespierre might have resorted to the guillotine to secure the French Revolution. But is simply rolling heads the best strategy for getting the performance you want from your staff? John Palguta is vice president for policy at the Partnership for Public Service. He joined Tom Temin on the Federal Drive with why firing is just one small piece of the performance puzzle.

Tags: John Palguta , Federal Drive , Tom Temin , workforce , Veterans Affairs

Tuesday - 03/10/2015, 09:50am EDT
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