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GSA sees positive feedback on reentry, but deputy administrator says there’s ‘still a lot to learn’

In an effort to boost employee satisfaction and engagement, GSA Deputy Administrator Katy Kale encourages a strong “feedback loop” for the agency’s workforce.

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One National Guard unit's idea to improve efficiency: spend less time filling out forms

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Sailors facing long wait times for mental health assistance

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Give thanks for the dedicated federal employees who keep things running

Federal employees and contractors are responsible for some of the most important work that keeps America running. That's why, every May, we take time to honor their service and dedication to the public. Join us by sending an e-card to the feds in your life, be they coworkers, family, friends or just someone who's helped you.

Choose a card style below, fill out the form and choose your intended recipient to send them an e-card today!

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Gary Washington is the USDA chief information officer.

USDA wants employees and vendors who can take them into the future of CX

Getting information from a federal website or agency without difficulty is still not a reality for many Americans. USDA wants IT folks who can “speak” non-IT language.

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Air Force awards largest ever military construction contract for F-35 facilities at Tyndall

The contract is part of a $4.9 billion rebuild of the base, which was destroyed in 2018.

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How one agency made sure vaccines and other COVID medicines reached the poor and underserved

When the government spent billions on health measures in response to the pandemic, officials worried whether enough would flow to the poor and vulnerable. Such people live in both urban and rural areas.

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Expert Edition: Get ready for multi-cloud

Across the government, in agencies large and small, IT leaders have launched efforts to use to multi-domain cloud environments to deliver against mission demands. We talk to experts inside and outside government to uncover takeaways in this exclusive ebook.

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Conditions are cooling off for troubled SolarWinds

By any measure software vendor Solar Winds was a high flyer, with many federal customers for its IT managements software. Now the company says it’s nearly recovered from the 2020 Sunburst hack that sent federal agencies fleeing…and became part of the cybersecurity vernacular.

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Agencies saved about half a trillion dollars via GAO recommendations over a decade

Agencies and Congress saved more than half a trillion dollars over the past decade through the Government Accountability Office’s recommendations.

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In the pandemic, federal, state and local government responses weren't always aligned

The intergovernmental response to the pandemic is the topic of the latest study from a working group of the National Academy of Public Administration.

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Feds: National Guard members on state duty can join unions

The Department of Justice has given the green light to National Guard members on active state duty across the country to join labor unions

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Defense News

One National Guard unit’s idea to improve efficiency: spend less time filling out forms

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Sailors facing long wait times for mental health assistance

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Pay & Benefits

paid family leave, talent pipeline

Two workforce bills to pay attention to from House committee’s latest markup

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Technology

One National Guard unit’s idea to improve efficiency: spend less time filling out forms

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Workforce

GSA sees positive feedback on reentry, but deputy administrator says there’s ‘still a lot to learn’

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In the pandemic, federal, state and local government responses weren’t always aligned

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