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Federal CIO Scott to pilot IT initiatives toward smooth landings

Tony Scott, the new federal chief information officer, said in his first public speech his priorities are to ensure existing administration technology efforts are successful. But Scott offered some insights into tweaks and focus areas.

Tags: Tony Scott , technology , OMB , Richard McKinney , Joyce Hunter , USDA , Transportation Department , cloud computing , workforce , training , digital services , AFCEA , Jason Miller

Wednesday - 03/25/2015, 03:22am EDT
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New DoJ training reinforces the shared responsibility of FOIA

Melanie Pustay, the director of the Office of Information Policy in the Justice Department, said the tools and e-learning modules are focused on everyone from new employees to senior executives. DoJ rolled out the new education concepts ahead of Sunshine Week, which promotes open government.

Tags: management , Justice Department , Melanie Pustay , FOIA , Sunshine Week , Open government , training , Center for Effective Government , Jason Miller

Friday - 03/13/2015, 03:44am EDT
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Preview of the Federal Manager's Association training seminar

Tony Vergnetti hosts a roundtable discussion of the upcoming training seminar at the Federal Manager's Association convention.
February 6, 2015

Tags: workforce , training , Federal Managers Association , Tony Vergnetti , Todd Wells , Dora Quinlan , Greg Stanford , Dexter Brooks , EEOC , Shaw Bransford and Roth

Friday - 02/06/2015, 06:54pm EST
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Federal CTO Smith wants tech experts who speak the language

Megan Smith, the federal chief technology officer says agencies need employees with a high technical quotient to help build digital services. Four months into the job, Smith said digital services, policy and innovation, and STEM are her top priorities.

Tags: technology , Megan Smith , White House , digital services , OMB , workforce , training , FTC , Internet of Things , State of the Net , Internet Freedom Foundation , Jason Miller

Wednesday - 01/28/2015, 04:54am EST
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Contracting officers not given tools, support to take risks, be innovative

A new survey by the Professional Services Council and Grant Thornton reveals the shifting demographics of the acquisition workforce gives the administration an opportunity to change the culture of how the government buys goods and services. From training, to hiring, to creating a path for better collaboration, the acquisition workforce could undergo a major transformation with the right support and focus, experts say.

Tags: acquistion , contracting , industry , Stan Soloway , Professional Services Council , Phil Kangas , Grant Thornton , LPTA , innovation , workforce , training , Jason Miller

Friday - 01/23/2015, 04:04am EST
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Influx of employees is part of HUD's ongoing culture change

The Department of Housing and Urban Development hired 1,000 new employees in 2014. The new workers are helping the agency reverse a downward trend around morale.

Tags: workforce , Jason Miller , HUD , Michael Anderson , Towanda Brooks , Partnership for Public Service , Best Places to Work , morale , training , security clearance

Thursday - 01/08/2015, 03:47am EST
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Virginia Hill, National President, Young Government Leaders

Agencies across government are changing their budget priorities as the money shrinks. That means your agency may have to get creative to provide training opportunities. Virginia Hill is national president of Young Government Leaders. She shared her Top 3 for 2015 on In Depth with Francis Rose. She says you shouldn't wait for someone else to take the training lead.

Tags: Virginia Hill , Young Government Leaders , millenials , training , workforce , In Depth , Top 3 for 2015

Wednesday - 01/07/2015, 04:28pm EST

Training military doctors from enlisted ranks, program gives soldiers a boost in science

A new program through the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences' F. Edward Hébert School of Medicine will give men and women in the enlisted ranks of the military two years of undergraduate-level science coursework meant to prepare them for the rigorous Medical College Admission Test (MCATs).

Tags: Art Kellermann , Uniformed Services University , Edward Hébert School of Medicine , DoD , enlisted soldiers , medical school , training , Robert Mabry

Friday - 01/02/2015, 11:48am EST
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Education offers employees the chance to walk in their managers' shoes

The Education Department offers a series of programs to improve employee engagement and leadership training. Quay Crowner, Education's acting deputy chief administration officer and HR director, said there is an increased emphasis across the agency to better take care of the employees.

Tags: workforce , training , Education Department , Quay Crowner , Employee Viewpoint Survey , employee engagement , Human Capital Management Government Training Event , worldwide business research , Jason Miller

Wednesday - 12/03/2014, 04:05am EST
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