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SBA names Jeanne Hulit as acting chief

The Small Business Administration names agency official Jeanne Hulit as its acting head. Current SBA Administrator Karen Mills will leave her position at the end of August.

Tags: Small Business Administration , Jeanne Hulit , Karen Mills , business ,

Wednesday - 08/21/2013, 01:57pm EDT

OMB reduces number of furlough days by 2

The Office of Management and Budget originally planned for 10 furlough days. Employees were already required to take seven unpaid days off and one more is planned before Sept. 30.

Tags: OMB , furloughs , sequestration , Michael OConnell

Tuesday - 08/20/2013, 05:48pm EDT

The skeletons in our closets

Last week, we wrote about the government profiling chicken skeletons from China. Admittedly, the news flow is slow in August, but it was a legitimate story. So we asked why it happens, and what would you do with a pair of chicken skeletons from China. The results, says Senior Correspondent Mike Causey, are shocking for August.

Tags: Mike Causey , Federal Report , Customs and Border Protection ,

Tuesday - 08/20/2013, 02:00am EDT

When life deals you furloughs make ... furloughade?

Two furloughed feds share how they turned the negative of an unpaid day off into a positive. One performed service projects for the community where he lives. The other launched a website to keep feds informed about sequestration and furloughs.

Tags: sequestration , furloughs , Federal Drive , Warren Schaeffer , Eric Lackey , DoD , DISA , Michael OConnell , Face of Furloughs

Friday - 08/16/2013, 02:44pm EDT
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OPM asking feds' opinions of their health, wellness benefits

OPM has kicked off its bi-annual Federal Employee Benefits Survey in an effort to measure the importance, adequacy and value of employee benefits to ensure that available assistance aligns with best practices and employee needs.

Tags: pay and benefits , OPM , Elaine Kaplan , benefits survey , Jason Miller

Friday - 08/16/2013, 03:09pm EDT

Tiny DoD office earns only federal award for workplace flexibility

Out of 300 employers to be recognized for creating flexible workplaces this year, the William Perry Center for Hemispheric Defense Studies is the only federal entity that made the cut.

Tags: DoD , telework , workplace flexibility , William J. Perry Center for Hemispheric Defense Studies , Jeff Murphy , Jared Serbu

Monday - 08/19/2013, 05:25am EDT

Human behavior - the next frontier in agency innovation

Understanding human behavior could save agencies money and make their programs more effective, according to a recent White House memo. That theory is currently being used by the IRS to motivate more people to pay their tax debts. But how can other agencies take advantage of human behavior? Deloitte offers up some ideas.

Tags: behavior insights , management , Jitinder Kohli , Deloitte , OMB , Federal Drive , Michael OConnell

Monday - 08/19/2013, 02:00am EDT
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Time for feds to fight back? If so, how?

Tired of being a political punching bag? Sick of being the representative poster child for the overpaid, underworked, fireproof bloated bureaucracy? If so, should you fight back? And exactly how would that work, Senior Correspondent Mike Causey wants to know.

Tags: Mike Causey , Federal Report , sequestration , pay and benefits , Congress

Monday - 08/19/2013, 02:00am EDT

The ESGR and VA Accelerator programs

Ron Young, executive director of the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve program and Phillip Selleh, program manager for the VA Accelerator, will discuss how their organizations are helping veterans when they return to or enter the civilian workforce.
August 16, 2013

Tags: veteran employment , veteran hiring , veteran-owned business , Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve , Ron Young , Phillip Selleh , VA Accelerator Program , dispute resolution , National Guard and Reserves , Derrick Dortch , Fed Access , Department of Veterans Affairs

Friday - 08/16/2013, 09:49pm EDT
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