Tag: Current Events

Hispanics Represent 7.3 Percent Of Federal Workforce

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Hispanic representation in the federal government continues to incresae.

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Report: 2004 A-76 Competitions Will Result In $1.4 Billion Savings Over Five Years

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OMB just released a report stating that public-private competitions conducted in 2004 will yield $1.4 billion in savings over the next five years.

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Federal Community Opens Up Its Heart And Its Purse Strings

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Federal government employees and military personnel donated $257 million to the Combined Federal Campaign in 2004, a record for the annual charity drive.

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Maximum Per Diem Allowances For Travel in Foreign Areas Released

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The General Services Administration has posted the maximum per diem allowances for travel in foreign areas on its website for fiscal year 2005.

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Not Acceptable! Senators Say Newly Released BRAC Data ‘Insufficient’

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Although the Department of Defense has now released certain classified materials concerning the process for its BRAC recommendations, two senators said what was released was insufficient.

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OPM Board Takes First Step In Naming Presidential Rank Award Winners

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OPM takes first steps to award deserving senior executives with the Presidential Rank Award…

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Do “Clothes Make The Man?”

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Should there be a dress code in federal agencies? Does a dress code have an impace on public image or productivity? Take the latest FedSmith.com survey and share your opinion.

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It’s a Holiday–Let’s Go To the Beach!

Filed in News by on May 27, 2005 Comments

The traditional meaning of Memorial Day has been altered as society has changed. Here is a personal tribute to one man who died in service to his country.

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