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What's ahead for U.S. foreign service workers?

Daniel Hirsch, state vice president of the American Foreign Service Association, discusses the issues affecting government employees who are working overseas.
February 22, 2013

Tags: sequestration , Foreign Service , foreign service workers , American Foreign Service Association , daniel hirsch , budget battle , Derrick Dortch , Fed Access , State Department

Friday - 02/22/2013, 09:43pm EST
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Tips on training and developing good leaders

Jenny Mattingley hosts a rountable discussion on government training and leadership development.
February 22, 2013

Tags: leadership , federal managers , leadership development , management training , Todd Wells , Greg Stanford , Jenny Mattingley , Joe Schumacher , OPM , John Mattone , succession planning , Federal Managers Association , Fed Talk

Friday - 02/22/2013, 06:46pm EST
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The 'good old days' coming back?

Do you remember the good old days? For many federal workers that would be 2010 and 2011 when they were worried about threats to their retirement and health insurance benefits that eventually fizzled and died. Well, they may be coming back but this time things could be very different, Senior Correspondent Mike Causey says.

Tags: Mike Causey , federal report , pay and benefits , sequestration

Friday - 02/22/2013, 02:00am EST

OPM eases burden to hire people with disabilities

The agency will publish a final rule Friday that will remove the need for people with disabilities to have a "certification of job readiness."

Tags: hiring , management , people with disabilities , hiring reform , OPM , jason miller

Thursday - 02/21/2013, 04:43pm EST

Pentagon starts 45-day countdown to civilian furloughs

The Pentagon says furloughs for nearly all of its 780,000 civilian employees would begin in April if sequestration goes into effect. DoD would grant limited exceptions for civilians in combat zones or those who are critical to preserving life and safety. Political appointees would also be exempt. The Pentagon also released a list of states where furloughs would have the most effect.

Tags: DoD , sequestration , Robert Hale , Jessica Wright , Jared Serbu , budget , Congress

Thursday - 02/21/2013, 05:59am EST

What if we sequester and nobody notices?

What if we get sequestered and nothing happens? At least not right away? Senior Correspondent Mike Causey wants to know what if the government, instead of furloughing all FBI agents, TSA screeners, and air traffic controllers on the same day finds a way to muddle through -- at least for awhile.

Tags: Mike Causey , federal report , sequestration

Thursday - 02/21/2013, 02:00am EST

EEOC becoming one by meeting strategic goals

A year into its 16-point strategic plan, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission is making solid progress against most of its milestones. The strategy includes using technology to improve its services and creating a federal sector plan to better address specific issues.

Tags: management , EEOC , Claudia Withers , Jacqueline Berrien , Constance Barker , Carlton Hadden , Deidre Flippen , performance goals , jason miller

Thursday - 02/21/2013, 06:16am EST

DoD details states hit hardest by sequestration

The Pentagon's budget chief, Robert Hale, told reporters that the economic impact of sequestration would be felt nationwide. The biggest potential losses, in term of total civilian payroll dollars, would be in Virginia, California, Maryland, Texas and Georgia, he said. Hale said the unpaid leaves for civilian workers would begin in late April and would save $4 billion to $5 billion if extended through the end of the budget year, Sept. 30.

Tags: Leon Panetta , sequestration , Robert Hale , furloughs , budget , DoD

Wednesday - 02/20/2013, 05:41pm EST
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Sequestration Book: 50 Shades Greyer

If Uncle Sam tried to produce his version of "Fifty Shades of Grey," what would it be like? Would it be an easy and educational read? Senior Correspondent Mike Causey has previewed it and has some suggestions you might want to check out.

Tags: Mike Causey , federal report , sequestration , furloughs

Wednesday - 02/20/2013, 02:00am EST

Work time spent on union activities at a 7-year high for feds

OPM issued its fiscal 2011 Official Time report. The data shows employees, on average, spent 2.82 hours on union-related work during official hours. The cost of official time also increased by almost 12 percent.

Tags: OPM , official time , unions , Phil Gingrey , Dennis Ross , House Oversight and Government Reform Commitee , Congress , jason miller

Monday - 02/18/2013, 05:11am EST
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