Tag: Human Resources

Pay Freeze to Continue Through March

Filed in News by on September 29, 2012 Comments

The president has signed another continuing appropriations resolution to fund the government for another few months. It means that the existing pay freeze for federal employees will continue.

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Internal Affairs Personality

Filed in News by on September 18, 2012 Comments

The author says that not everyone is qualified to conduct investigations of employee misconduct and that such investigations are sensitive issues and must be conducted accordingly.

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10 Ways to Maximize Your Federal Benefits In The Middle of Your Career

Filed in News by on August 31, 2012 Comments

The author outlines ten things you can do now to make the most of your federal benefits.

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Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA) Certification

Filed in News by on August 15, 2012 Comments

The author says that most of the time, managers should not deny FMLA requests, but he says there are some rare instances when it is prudent to do so.

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FERS and CSRS Disability Retirement, OWCP Benefits, and SSDI: Comparisons and Contrasts

Filed in News by on August 10, 2012 Comments

The author juxtaposes some common federal benefits programs.

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Bringing Federal Pay Into the 21st Century

Filed in News by on August 8, 2012 Comments

According to a series of recent interviews with 55 chief human capital officers, an outdated federal pay system is one of the primary challenges facing federal employment today.

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Performance Management and Angry, Frustrated and Dissatisfied Employees

Filed in News by on August 5, 2012 Comments

Performance management is a serious problem in government and the government has a large number of employees who are dissatisfied, frustrated and angry.

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Average Federal Salary by Agency Size

Filed in News by on July 26, 2012 Comments

How does your salary compare to your colleagues in large and small agencies? Which agency (that most people have never heard of) has an average of more than $165,000?

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