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OMB initiates FedStat to hone in on mission, management issues

The latest in a long line of data-driven reviews will give agencies a chance to compare themselves internally and externally with similar federal programs. OMB created FedStat as a way to use the data from its back-office benchmarking effort.

Tags: Jason Miller , Data-driven reviews , Joint Financial Management Improvement Program , Employee engagement , Shared services , OPM , Angela Bailey , FedStat , Presidentís Management Agenda , Beth Cobert , OMB , management

Wednesday - 05/20/2015, 04:28am EDT

Despite declining budgets, CHCOs still desire outside training opportunities

A new survey federal CHCOs, deputy CHCOs and CLOs by Federal News Radio found budget challenges and workforce turnover is causing agencies to value training and education even more. This is putting chief learning officers in a new and more prominent role to ensure critical skill gaps are filled and employees are turned into leaders.

Tags: Training , OPM , Chief Learning Officers Council , Sydney Heimbrock , CXO Surveys , Jason Miller , exclusive

Monday - 05/11/2015, 05:28pm EDT

Federal employees have property rights to their jobs, even the ones you want to fire

Commentary: Career federal (and other public) employees have a property interest in their jobs. It's a major distinction with the private sector. It's a long established fact. But when's the last time you heard it stated, asks Federal Drive host Tom Temin.

Tags: Tom Temin , firing , MSPB , Susan Tsui Grundmann

Monday - 05/18/2015, 05:32am EDT

The few, the proud, the mailman?

Federal employees have it tough. Especially, if you're a letter carrier. Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says you better be careful, because it's a dog-bite-mailman world out there.

Tags: Mike Causey , Mike Causeys Federal Report , USPS

Monday - 05/18/2015, 03:00am EDT

The federal hiring market in 2015

Talent acquisition manager Mike Bruni will discuss job trends in the federal government, the kinds of workers that agencies need, and how to land a job in what is a competitive and challenging federal market.
May 15, 2015

Tags: hiring , recruitment , Mike Bruni , Derrick Dortch , Fed Access , DoD , Healthcare IT , Technology

Friday - 05/15/2015, 06:41pm EDT

Senate panel votes to overhaul military retirement, to cut headquarters spending

The Senate Armed Service Committee's version of the annual Defense authorization bill would revamp military retirement, order DoD to reduce its headquarters and sidesteps sequestration by using the Pentagon's overseas contingency accounts.

Tags: DoD , NDAA , retirement , Personnel , Acquisition , John McCain , Tim Kaine , Adam Smith , Senate Armed Services Committee , Congress , pay and benefits , Jared Serbu

Friday - 05/15/2015, 04:23am EDT

Marilyn Park, Legislative Representative, AFGE

A bill introduced in the House by Rep. Mark Takano (D-Calif.) would restore collective bargaining rights to health care providers at the Veteran's Affairs Department. Under the current system, nurses, doctors and dentists, among others, do not have the same bargaining rights as other federal employees. Marilyn Park is a legislative representative at the American Federation of Government Employees. She joined Tom Temin on the Federal Drive to talk more about the VA Employee Fairness Act.

Tags: Marilyn Park , AFGE , Federal Drive , Tom Temin , Mark Takano , collective bargaining ,

Thursday - 05/14/2015, 09:09am EDT

Improving Workforce Efficiencies in Government

Listen to Federal News Radio Custom Media Director Jason Fornicola's interview series on workforce challenges and opportunities in the federal government. Fornicola was joined by Miranda Ashby, senior director of federal sales for Cornerstone OnDemand; Jennifer McDowell, transformation specialist for USDA's Forest Service; and Verron Brade, director of the Office of Human Capital Management for NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center.

Tags: Cornerstone OnDemand , Cornerstone , Jason Fornicola , Miranda Ashby , Jennifer McDowell , Verron Brade

Tuesday - 04/21/2015, 04:00pm EDT

Postal Service needs some transformation pain now to avoid desperation later

Commentary: In-Depth host Francis Rose says getting the Postal Service on solid ground needs both a long-term and short-term plan that may mean making significant changes to the historical role of the organization.

Tags: management , USPS , Francis Rose , Tom Carper , commentary

Tuesday - 05/12/2015, 03:06pm EDT
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