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OPM grants all agencies excepted hiring authorities for digital services

OPM Director Katherine Archuleta approved the use of excepted service appointments for up to two years at General Schedule 11 to 15 levels for agencies with approved projects in need of digital services expertise.

Tags: technology , workforce , digital services , OPM , Smarter IT Delivery Agenda , excepted hiring authority , Katherine Archuleta , Jason Miller

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Thank a government employee this week

Commentary: It's Public Service Recognition Week, and former DHS human capital exec Jeff Neal says government employees do not get the thanks they deserve for the great work they do.

Tags: Jeff Neal , commentary , workforce , Public Service Recognition Week

Tuesday - 05/05/2015, 04:44am EDT

Everyday 'federal' MacGyvers matter too

Letter to the editor: The White House shouldn't overlook the career staff who keep the government running as it gets excited about the new, shiny people at USDS, 18F and other places.

Tags: workforce , public services , Consumer Financial Protection Bureau , GSA , 18F , White House , pay , management , MacGyver , letter to the editor

Monday - 05/04/2015, 04:36am EDT

Service to America Medal finalists honor feds' hard work

Out of nearly 500 entries, the Partnership for Public Service has selected 30 finalists for the 2015 Samuel J. Heyman Service to America Medals.

Tags: Service to America Awards , Sammies 2015 , Partnership for Public Service , people , management , workforce

Sunday - 05/03/2015, 06:00pm EDT

Social media & cybersecurity

Chris Cullison and C.W. Walker from ZeroFOX, join host Derrick Dortch to discuss how hackers and terrorists are using social media to further their agendas.
May 1, 2015

Tags: technology , workforce , cybersecurity , cyber attacks , social media , hacking , Twitter , YouTube , Instagram , LinkedIn , Facebook , Chris Cullison , CW Walker , ZeroFOX , Derrick Dortch , Fed Access

Friday - 05/01/2015, 06:41pm EDT
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Military-style personnel system could smooth path to next-generation workforce

Retired Navy Adm. John Harvey, a former commander of U.S. Fleet Forces Command and currently the secretary of of Veterans and Defense Affairs for the Commonwealth of Virginia, said too much civilian workforce planning is left to chance. A more structured approach and funding would make a huge difference, he said.

Tags: John Harvey , Navy , workforce , The Reverse Retirement Wave , retirement , Francis Rose , DoD

Thursday - 04/30/2015, 04:04pm EDT
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New federal leave policies a good start, but more should be done

President Barack Obama's memo directing OPM and federal agencies to implement leave practices that support parental leave was a good start, but more needs to be done, says former DHS human capital exec Jeff Neal.

Tags: Jeff Neal , ChiefHRO.com , OPM , parental leave , Barack Obama , workforce , benefits

Friday - 05/01/2015, 04:40am EDT

Todd Harrison, Senior Fellow for Defense Studies, CSBA

Nearly 40 defense think-tank experts urge the Pentagon to consider a long list of reforms. They agree that base closures, changes to the DoD civilian workforce and military compensation reform are essential to maintaining a strong national defense over the long term. Todd Harrison is senior fellow for Defense studies at the Center for Strategic and Budgetary Assessments. He coordinated the latest letter, and joined the Federal Drive with Tom Temin to elaborate on what's inside it.

Tags: Todd Harrison , CSBA , Federal Drive , Tom Temin , DoD , workforce

Thursday - 04/30/2015, 09:40am EDT
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Let's start a conversation

Federal News Radio's Michael O'Connell and Nicole Ogrysko launch Studio Y, an audio podcast in which millennials talk about working for the federal government.

Tags: Mike Causey , Mike Causeys Federal Report , The Reverse Retirement Wave , Nicole Ogrysko , Michael OConnell , millennials , Studio Y , workforce

Thursday - 04/30/2015, 03:00am EDT

6 signs of hope for the federal workforce of the future

While statistics show that baby boomers within the federal government are in no hurry to retire now, eventually that day will come. And the new leaders who will take their place want to work for a government that is nimble and uses technology to its advantage. In the final part of Federal News Radio's special report, The Reverse Retirement Wave, we take a look towards the future. What will the workforce of 2025 look like? We asked six government leaders today where they see the greatest opportunities for growth and what's working now that could be replicated on a larger scale.

Tags: The Reverse Retirement Wave , Emily Kopp , In Depth , Corina Dubois , Leslie Hamm , G. Nagesh Rao , Matthew Portnoy , David Bray , Dustin Laun , Ben Kohlmann , David Burke , Mika Cross , Dana Coale , workforce , leadership , Jason Olsen , Steve Gagnon

Thursday - 04/30/2015, 02:00am EDT
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