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NDU's iCollege keeps workforce current on federal buying rules, practices

At the heart of solid federal acquisition lies a well-trained workforce. National Defense University's iCollege professors Andy Gravatt and Russ Mattern share how the school stays up-to-date on acquisition practices across government and the recent changes they've made to the curriculum.

Tags: National Defense University , Andy Gravatt , Russ Mattern , NDU iCollege , acquisition , contracting , Inside the Worlds Biggest Buyer , Federal Drive

Tuesday - 06/12/2012, 02:47pm EDT
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Soldiers who don't re-enlist could face involuntary early separation

The program affects soldiers who have more than three years active duty service but less than six years total service.

Tags: DoD Report , Army , involuntary separation , Jim Bragg , Federal Drive

Tuesday - 06/12/2012, 08:19am EDT

Bundling: Naughty or nice

If terms like "cooperative purchasing" and/or "contract bundling" turn you on, welcome to the wonderful world of buying, federal style, Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says. Check out day two of Federal News Radio's multimedia special report, "Inside The World Biggest Buyer."

Tags: Mike Causey , Federal Report , acquisition , acquisition workforce , contracting , pay and benefits , Inside the World

Tuesday - 06/12/2012, 02:00am EDT

Agencies must receive OPM approval to convert politicals

OPM Director John Berry reminded agency leaders that they must seek approval from his agency before placing political appointees in some jobs. The guidelines also include a ban of certain incentive awards.

Tags: political appointees , SES , John Berry , OPM , Ruben Gomez , management

Monday - 06/11/2012, 05:48pm EDT

World's longest, most expensive shopping list

Uncle Sam, with your help, takes in more money than any person, place or thing on Earth. Equally important, he spends more in a week, again with your help, than most nation's do in a decade. That's why Federal News Radio's special series, "Inside the World's Biggest Buyer: How $500 billion Dollars Can Be Spent Better," which launches today, is a must-read whether you are on the giving or receiving end, says Senior Correspondent Mike Causey.

Tags: Mike Causey , Federal Report , pay and benefits , acquisition , contracting , Inside the World

Monday - 06/11/2012, 02:00am EDT

Stress without distress

Host Bob Leins welcomes Patti Hudson, a health and fitness speaker, to the studio to discuss "Stress Without Distress."

Tags: For Your Benefit , Bob Leins , Patti Hudson , pay and benefits ,

Monday - 06/11/2012, 12:28pm EDT
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Inside the world's biggest buyer

All week long, Federal News Radio presents a multimedia special report on the changing face of acquisition. Throughout the series, Inside the World's Biggest Buyer, we hear from executive branch acquisition experts, lawmakers, auditors and industry experts on how the government can be a better buyer as it spends half a trillion dollars per year.

Tags: acquisition , Inside the Worlds Biggest Buyer , Jason Miller , contracting , Congress

Monday - 06/11/2012, 05:31am EDT

Women in federal law enforcement

WIFLE Executive Director Margie Moore and President Kimberley Thompson join host Tony Vergnetti to talk about the obstacles that women in federal law enforcement face.
June 8, 2012

Tags: WIFLE , Margie Moore , Kimberley Thompson , law enforcement , Tony Vergnetti , Fed Talk

Friday - 06/08/2012, 09:45pm EDT
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Mobile apps

Linda Rix, co-CEO of Avue Technologies will talk about how government agencies are using mobile apps, and how those applications can make your job easier.
June 8, 2012(Encore presentation June 15, 2012)

Tags: technology , mobile applications , mobile devices , Linda Rix , Avue Technologies , government market , Derrick Dortch , Fed Access

Friday - 06/08/2012, 09:38pm EDT
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Union fights to save veterans' jobs at Military Ocean Terminal Sunny Point - June 1, 2012 and June 8, 2012

This week on AFGE's "Inside Government" Department of Defense Local 1708 President Bill McGuire and 4th District National Representative Kevin Droste detail the union's efforts to save 40 veterans' jobs at the Military Ocean Terminal Sunny Point in Southport, N.C. Charles Stephenson, co-author of "The Beat! Go-Go Music from Washington, D.C.," also discusses the birth of go-go in the District and how Chuck Brown inspired the city through music.

Tags: AFGE , Charles Stephenson , Kevin Droste , Bill McGuire ,

Wednesday - 05/30/2012, 08:37pm EDT
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