Will your pay raise take effect in January? Maybe not

By on November 26, 2003 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments

Controversial provisions in the huge spending bill may delay agency budgets and the federal pay raise

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Federal Pay Raise vs. Private Sector: Who Comes Out Ahead in 2004?

By on November 25, 2003 in Current Events with 0 Comments

Some employees are unhappy with the 2004 pay raise as the federal government is moving toward some pay for performance features in its pay structure. How does the 2004 raise compare to the private sector?

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Three Ways to Ruin Your Retirement

By on November 20, 2003 in Current Events, Retirement with 0 Comments

Before retiring, a person needs to be able to answer questions necessary to ensure sufficient financial resources.

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An Expensive Combination: Asbestos, Money, Lawyers and the U.S. Navy

By on November 18, 2003 in Current Events with 0 Comments

Proposed trust fund would serve as a way to fund payment of asbestos litigation cases.

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What Are Feds Thinking?

By on November 16, 2003 in Current Events with 0 Comments

The MSPB has just released a new report that discusses results of a survey on attitudes and perceptions of the federal workforce.

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Agencies Looking For A Few Good Lawyers

By on November 13, 2003 in Current Events with 0 Comments

Agencies are stepping up their efforts to recruit more lawyers.

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Romance in the Corps of Engineers

By on November 11, 2003 in Current Events with 0 Comments

An employee of the Corps of Engineers has published a new romance novel, Show Me Forever.

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FSIS Administrator To Supervisors: Quit Making Excuses

By on November 11, 2003 in Current Events with 0 Comments

The FSIS administrator tells agency supervisors to quit making excuses.

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Running An Organization With No Rules or Structure

By on November 6, 2003 in Current Events with 0 Comments

GAO says there is little in the way of financial and operational oversight at the Commission on Civil Rights.

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Flying First Class at DoD

By on November 6, 2003 in Current Events with 0 Comments

Department of Defense travelers spent $124 million for premium class travel in two fiscal years.

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