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Obama requests funds to expand cyber training

President Obama has requested $166.5 million to fight computer crime over the next year, and Congress has approved every penny.

Tags: Cybersecurity Update , technology , Barack Obama , Congress , FBI , In Depth , Nextgov

Wednesday - 11/23/2011, 06:37pm EST

VA offers new buyouts, early outs

The buyouts and early retirements apply to billing and collection jobs in 11 regional health care networks. They are part of VA's initiative to consolidate accounting activities.

Tags: VA , workforce reduction , buyouts , early retirement , retirement , pay and benefits , Consolidated Patient Account Center , Jo Schuda , Ruben Gomez

Wednesday - 11/23/2011, 01:30pm EST

Postal Service seeks outside opinion on restructuring

The Postal Service has hired Evercore Partners, a New York-based investment bank, to evaluate proposed changes to its operations, compensation and benefits. Evercore has advised General Motors and other large, troubled companies. USPS said it needs to cut annual expenses by $20 billion by 2015.

Tags: USPS , Congress , financial management , pay , Evercore Partners , Emily Kopp

Tuesday - 11/22/2011, 07:47pm EST

OPM's onboarding framework to ease SES' new-job jitters

The Office of Personnel Management has published an onboarding framework that agencies can use to ease the new-job jitters for members of the Senior Executive Service. Thorough orientation can increase retention, said OPM deputy associate director Steve Shih.

Tags: OPM , hiring , Senior Executive Service , Steven Shih , best practices , Emily Kopp

Tuesday - 11/22/2011, 02:15pm EST
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Cybersecurity jobs more varied, numerous than most think

Ernest McDuffie, who oversees the National Initiative for Cybersecurity , joined the Federal Drive with Tom Temin and Amy Morris to provide an update on how the program is working.

Tags: Federal Drive , Tom Temin , Amy Morris , cybersecurity

Tuesday - 11/22/2011, 11:54am EST
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Postal Service, unions extend negotiation deadline

Contracts with the National Association of Letter Carriers, AFL-CIO and the National Postal Mail Handlers Union, AFL-CIO with the Postal Service expired at midnight Nov. 20. The new negotiation deadline is Dec. 7.

Tags: USPS , Federal Drive

Monday - 11/21/2011, 09:11am EST

National Guard makes case to keep citizen-soldiers operational, relevant

After a decade in which it has been built up to parity with the active Army and Air Force components, the National Guard should not be allowed to backslide to a point where it is no longer usable, the National Guard chief said Friday.

Tags: DoD , National Guard , cybersecurity , Craig McKinley , CSIS , Harry Wyatt , budget , DoD budget , Cyber Workforce , Jared Serbu , DoD Report , Federal Drive

Monday - 11/21/2011, 05:35am EST
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Telework implementation not moving fast enough

A majority of government and private sector IT executives don't believe the federal government is moving quick enough when it comes to telework, according to the results of a new survey.

Tags: telework , Telework Center , Telework Enhancement Act , information technology , FedScoop

Sunday - 11/20/2011, 08:50pm EST

Employer hiring forums

Sandy Smith, director of Arlington Virginia's BRAC Transition Center, and Sam Phipps, deputy BRAC coordinator for Arlington County will talk about federal transition services.
November 18, 2011(Encore presentation November 25, 2011)

Tags: Fed Access , Derrick Dortch , BRAC , Sandy Smith , BRAC Transition Center , Sam Phipps

Friday - 11/18/2011, 07:44pm EST
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OPM offers feds job help in case of workforce cuts

With federal workforces potentially on the budget chopping block, the Office of Personnel Management is extending a helping hand to feds who may find themselves jobless in the near future.

Tags: reduction in force , buyout , John Berry , OPM , CHCO Council , USAJobs , budget

Friday - 11/18/2011, 05:44pm EST
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