Bob Gilson

Bob Gilson is a consultant with a specialty in working with and training Federal agencies to resolve employee problems at all levels. A retired agency labor and employee relations director, Bob has authored or co-authored a number of books dealing with Federal issues and also conducts training seminars.

The Best Employee Problem Solving Tool in the Box (part 4)

April 10, 2006 5:20 PM

Here are the possible consequences when providing an employee with a guidance and direction memo.

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10 Ways to Make Federal Unions More Effective (Part 2)

April 6, 2006 7:54 AM

How can federal employee unions improve their success when representing employees? Here are observations and suggestions from an experienced management negotiator.

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The Best Employee Problem Solving Tool in the Box (Part 3)

April 3, 2006 2:32 PM

Writing and delivering a memo to an employee can be useful. This article outlines what a guidance and direction memo should include.

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10 Ways to Make Federal Unions More Effective (Part 1)

March 30, 2006 4:24 PM

How can federal employee unions improve their success when representing employees? Here are observations and suggestions from an experienced management negotiator.

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The Best Employee Problem Solving Tool in the Box: Part 2

March 28, 2006 10:38 AM

Solving common workplace problems requires knowledge, patience and knowing how to use the human resources system effectively. Here are some quick tips for supervisors that may be helpful in solving some of the most nagging problems.

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The Best Employee Problem Solving Tool in Your Managerial Toolbox: Part 1

March 24, 2006 9:17 AM

There are no problem employees; only employee problems for which managers must devise workable solutions. Here is one way to resolve common problems in the workplace.

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Timing is Everything: Agencies Should Consider Renegotiating Their Labor Agreement Now

March 21, 2006 4:20 PM

Timing is important and this may be the time for agencies to renegotiate their labor agreements for federal employee unions.

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Is Executive or Manager Coaching Right for Your Organization?

March 20, 2006 10:40 AM

How can a “coach” be used by federal manager and how can a coach help someone achieve success in the environment of the federal workplace?

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