Tag: Human Resources

What GAO Got Right in Its Report on the Federal Workforce

Filed in News by on March 15, 2015 Comments

The author says that GAO has done a decent job of addressing some of the issues facing supervisors who must deal with employee problems in its recent report. He offers some suggestions for how OPM can carry out GAO’s recommendations.

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Federal Resumes: Write Your Story – Not Your Resume

Filed in News by on February 25, 2015 Comments

Writing resumes for various job openings can be a challenge. The author provides advice for federal employees regarding what content they may wish to include on their federal resumes depending on the positions being sought.

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Locating the Salary of a Federal Employee

Filed in News by on February 22, 2015 Comments

The fiscal year 2014 individual federal employee salary information is now online. Here is how to sort through this large database. Note that this article describes the main database of federal employees and not the database of Postal Service employees which is also available at FedsDataCenter.com.

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What is the Salary of a Postal Service Employee?

Filed in News by on February 19, 2015 Comments

How much does an individual Postal Service employee make each year or per hour? You can quickly find out using the searchable database of Postal employee salaries at FedsDataCenter.com. This article will show you how.

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Tapping a Valuable Resource: The Federal Workforce

Filed in News by on February 17, 2015 Comments

How do you think your agency could improve performance and make government a better place to work? Here is your choice to submit your opinion.

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FMLA and The Treacherous Triangle

Filed in News by on January 28, 2015 Comments

The author says that the workplace has its own “treacherous triangle” that instills distress in managers trying to accomplish a program plan consisting of FMLA, ADA, and FECA. He explains more about what these are and how they interact with each other.

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Details of Obama’s New Parental Leave Policy Announced

Filed in News by on January 15, 2015 Comments

The White House has released more details on President Obama’s plan for giving federal employees more paid parental leave.

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Basic Ethical Principles Rewarded? Not Even Close

Filed in News by on December 24, 2014 Comments

Senior level managers are performing their duties with the government in the “public trust” to ensure the taxpayers receive the best quality of service, free from fraud, waste and abuse. The author says there are three basic duties that go along with this responsibility and asks whether or not they are clearly defined in every agency’s core operating philosophies. His supposition? Not even close.

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