bnv.fnr.search/tags;tile=1;pos=top;sz=728x90;ord=
11:35 am, February 28, 2015

Search Result

Search Tags:  Susan Tsui Grundmann

Want to appeal a furlough with the MSPB? Get in line

The Merit Systems Protection Board has 3,000 appeals from furloughed employees in the pipeline. Board Chairwoman Susan Tsui Grundmann says her staff is working overtime to get them all processed.

Tags: Merit Systems Protection Board , furloughs , sequestration , workforce

Thursday - 07/18/2013, 05:16pm EDT
Listen

Employees skeptical of managers' ability to cut deadwood

Federal employees are skeptical their managers are making effective decisions about the federal workforce, according to a new report from the Merit Systems Protection Board. Just 24 percent of the employees agreed that their agencies properly addressed poor performers, while 29 percent of respondents indicated their organizations eliminated unnecessary programs and positions, according to the survey of 42,000 feds from 24 agencies and departments.

Tags: MSPB , workforce , management , best practices , retention , Jack Moore

Wednesday - 01/30/2013, 07:20pm EST

Report: Federal whistleblowers don't sense letup in agency retaliation

Federal employees increasingly perceive less agency wrongdoing but that doesn't necessarily mean the threat of retaliation for reporting such misconduct has similarly decreased, according to a new Merit System Protection Board report.

Tags: MSPB , whistleblower , EPA , FDA , OSC , best practices , Jack Moore

Tuesday - 11/15/2011, 08:39am EST

Most workplace violence at agencies committed by federal employees

Current and former federal employees, not hardened criminals, committed most acts of workplace violence, according to the Merit Systems Protection Board. The federal workplace was also more violent when compared with the private sector.

Tags: workforce , management , MSPB , workplace violence , building security , Ruben Gomez

Friday - 09/28/2012, 06:29pm EDT

MSPB, OSC already feeling brunt of budget reductions

Two small agencies with large responsibilities toward the federal workforce say they've trimmed all the fat from their budgets and will need more resources to keep up with increasing caseloads. Merit Systems Protection Board Chairman Susan Tsui Grundmann told a Senate subcommittee she worries about impending staff retirements as well. The Office of Special Counsel is also feeling pressure to do more with less.

Tags: MSPB , Office of Special Counsel , workforce , Senate , Senate Homeland Security & Governmental Affairs Co , Emily Kopp , Carolyn Lerner , whistleblowers

Wednesday - 03/21/2012, 06:00am EDT
Listen

GSA rolls out 'opt-out' telework policy

The General Services Administration will announce a new policy that expands its telework and mobility options for employees.

Tags: telework , Telework Center , GSA , Telework Enhancement Act , MSPB , Martha Johnson , John Berry , OPM , Casey Coleman

Sunday - 10/30/2011, 10:33pm EDT
Listen

Senate confirms Ferriero to be next Archivist

David Ferriero is the new Archivist of the United States.

Tags: management , David Ferriero , Elizabeth Robinson , Patrick Gallagher , Tara Jeanne O'Toole , Christopher Bond , Harry Reid , NARA , MSPB , NASA , DHS , NIST , GSA , Martha Johnson

Friday - 11/06/2009, 06:47pm EST

Senate panel vets MSPB nominees

A Senate committee has held nomination hearings for the two newest members of the Merit Systems Protection Board -- the independent federal panel designated to hear federal worker appeals of personnel decisions made by their agencies. The two nominees, who will be chairman and vice chairman of MSPB, have long backgrounds in work with federal employee unions.

Tags: mngt , P&B , Tracking the Transition , Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs , Daniel Akaka , MSPB , Anne Marie Wagner , OPM , Max Cacas

Wednesday - 10/21/2009, 07:22am EDT
Listen

President nominates Werfel to be OMB controller

He also nominates new CPSC commissioner and chairwoman of Merit Systems Protection Board.

Tags: mngt , contracting , P&B , Daniel Werfel , Frank Kendall , Anne Northup , Anne Wagner , OMB , DoD , MSPB , CPSC

Friday - 07/31/2009, 06:43am EDT
  •  
  • 3