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The long gray line: Your retirement

If you've retired in the last year, you know all about the long wait to get a full annuity payment. OPM has declared war on the backlog, but how does it win? Some experienced feds suggest you can help your own case, Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says.

Tags: OPM , John Berry , retirement , pay and benefits , workforce , Mike Causey , Federal Reprort , retirement backlog

Friday - 01/20/2012, 02:00am EST

Are you in the Buyout Zone?

The IRS is the latest agency to join the 2012 buyout parade. Employees in other agencies should study it because it may be the model for similar buyouts governmentwide, Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says.

Tags: pay and benefts , benefits , retirement , workforce , Mike Causey , buyouts , early retirements , VERA , VSIP

Tuesday - 02/28/2012, 02:00am EST

Buyout barrage: Mixed blessing?

Buyouts are popping up all over the government. And even if you are not in the market, they may have an impact on your job, your promotion potential and, if you are planning to retire anyhow, how quickly you get your first full annuity payment, Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says.

Tags: Mike Causey , Federal Report , pay and benefits , benefits , buyouts , early retirements , workforce

Monday - 03/05/2012, 02:00am EST

Need to 'rally the troops' stymies spread of telework

Some managers find it difficult to lead employees working outside of the building. But hesitant leaders can find comfort in setting realistic expectations based on information gathered while employees are in the office.

Tags: telework , Telework Enhancement Act , workforce , management , OPM , Gil Gordon , Chuck Wilsker , Telework Coalition , Ruben Gomez

Tuesday - 07/10/2012, 05:17am EDT
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Nostradamus rides again!

Senior Correspondent Mike Causey has often exhibited psychic powers. Now we have proof. Read about his latest prediction and the price he paid for it.

Tags: Mike Causey , Federal Report , workforce

Tuesday - 07/10/2012, 02:00am EDT

Going on vacation? How to back away from the BlackBerry

The current generation of BlackBerry and iPhone- wielding federal employees presents the daunting task of trying to disconnect from work's stressors in even the most relaxing of environments. Here are some tips that should enable feds to enjoy a stress-free vacation.

Tags: In Depth , Francis Rose , management , workforce , Tim McManus , Partnership for Public Service , Keith BieryGolick

Monday - 07/09/2012, 07:58pm EDT
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NASA offers buyouts to 117 Goddard employees

Individuals in some positions can apply to retire as NASA focuses on reshaping its workforce. NASA will cap severance pay at $25,000.

Tags: NASA , buyouts , workforce , pay and benefits , retirement , Esther Carey , NASA Goddard Space Flight Center

Monday - 07/09/2012, 02:59pm EDT

Shuffling the SES deck

Is your top management dead in the water? Are your SES bosses living in silos and afraid to even look outside the boss? Senior Correspondent Mike Causey wants to know: Is shuffling the SES deck a good idea?

Tags: workforce , management , pay and benefits , SES , Mike Causey , Federal Report

Tuesday - 03/13/2012, 02:00am EDT

Buyout season winding down

Uncle Sam's five-month buyout season is about to end. So if you were thinking about leaving with a $25,000 check, grab it while you can, Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says.

Tags: workforce , retirement , pay and benefits , Mike Causey , buyouts , Federal Report

Friday - 03/16/2012, 02:00am EDT

When timing is (just about) everything

A prominent retirement planner said in an ideal world, the last check you write will bounce. Meaning you got the most for your money. The problem is knowing when that day will come, and managing your finances accordingly, Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says. So what to do ... ?

Tags: Mike Causey , Federal Report , workforce , pay and benefits , benefits , retirement

Wednesday - 03/28/2012, 02:00am EDT
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