Archive for November, 2012
Here are a few great riddles to flex your team’s creative muscles, make your meetings more productive, and build stronger bonds among your staff.
In a memo released this week to heads of executive departments and agencies, OPM director John Berry urged agencies to work towards having a more comprehensive telework policy that utilizes OPM’s recently updated inclement weather policy.
The author says that while the Family Medical Leave Act and the Americans with Disabilities Act are separate laws, they complement each other under certain conditions. He advises managers to be aware of the nuances of each law to properly determine when to apply each law in personnel situations.
Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) is turning to an unlikely ally – President Clinton’s former chief of staff – to try to get the White House to put big entitlement changes in a fiscal-cliff deal.
Senator Bob Corker (R-TN) has announced a plan he is putting forward to avoid going over the “fiscal cliff.” The plan includes a number of reforms that, if enacted, would directly impact the federal workforce.