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VIDEO: Blind NIH employees form own resource-sharing group

The 3 Blind Mice started with three blind employees at NIH and has now grown to nearly 50. The group aims to increase awareness about blindness and low vision.

Tags: Teresa Shea , Chris Booher , 3 Blind Mice , disabilities hiring , NIH

Thursday - 07/26/2012, 05:13pm EDT

OPM wants to hear from agencies facing pay adjustment rates

OPM has requested agencies review their pay scales and decide whether to make adjustments for fiscal 2013.

Tags: pay and benefits , pay , OPM , locality pay , pay rate , John Berry , Taeja Smith

Wednesday - 07/25/2012, 04:24pm EDT

State's lack of middle managers risks diplomacy

The State Department has a gap in its work force. It has too few experienced, mid-level career foreign service employees. It's the result of several factors...and it's a serious problem.

Tags: GAO , State Departement , Federal Drive , Afghanistan , Iraq , Pakistan , budget

Wednesday - 07/25/2012, 01:25pm EDT
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It's a bird, it's a plane ... Nope, it's a bird

The long-predicted retirement tsunami may or may not be out there. But if you are even thinking about retiring, you should assume the worst and protect yourself with a financial life-jacket That, or prepare for a long time underwater, Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says.

Tags: Mike Causey , Federal Report , pay and benefits , retirement , retention , retirement tsunami

Wednesday - 07/25/2012, 02:00am EDT

Coose: Cyber evolution, gains at DHS will continue despite loss of top leadership

Matt Coose left government after more than 20 years. In his final position as director of the Federal Network Service at DHS, he said the agency's cyber capabilities matured. And agency focus on securing federal networks has never been better.

Tags: management , cybersecurity , Matt Coose , DHS , FISMA , continuous monitoring , Jason Miller

Wednesday - 07/25/2012, 05:31am EDT
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Federal pay statistics are easily manipulated, GAO reports

The Government Accountability Office looked at six studies about federal pay and found that the different approaches taken in each made their findings potentially problematic.

Tags: pay and benefits , GAO , POGO , Scott Amey , Keith BieryGolick , CBO

Tuesday - 07/24/2012, 05:25am EDT

How managers can salvage training during tight budgets

One of the first victims of the budget axe is often professional training, says Linda Petersen, a former longtime Office of Personnel Management official now with Graduate School USA. Petersen, who joined In Depth with Francis Rose said too often training, which carries long-term benefits is not viewed as being part of an agency's strategic vision.

Tags: In Depth , Francis Rose , Linda Petersen , training , retention , management , best practices

Monday - 07/23/2012, 05:37pm EDT
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Capitol Police ink up new restrictions on tattoos

Are tattoos a symbol of personal expression or are do they undermine public confidence when seen on the arms or legs of a police officer? Capitol Hill Police officials say yes and are cracking down on tattoos and a revised grooming policy would require officers to hide their art-covered arms and legs when on duty. But rank and file officers worry that the new rules are subjective and an over-reach.

Tags: Capitol Police , Tattoo , law enforcement officers

Tuesday - 07/24/2012, 11:14am EDT
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HUD, VA test revamped performance management system

HUD is one of five agencies piloting a performance management system, called GEAR. The new approach aims to eliminate a disconnect between organizational goals and employee performance.

Tags: GEAR , HUD , Veterans Administration , Joseph Smith , Larry Ables , performance management , management , Ruben Gomez , National Council on Federal Labor Management Relat , Federal Labor Management Relations Council

Tuesday - 07/24/2012, 05:34am EDT
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Services hit recruiting goals

All four active services and the six reserve components met or exceeded their recruiting goals through the third quarter of fiscal 2012, according to recently released Defense Department data.

Tags: hiring , recruiting , retention , DoD , DoD Report , In Depth , Francis Rose

Monday - 07/23/2012, 06:40pm EDT
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