GAO notes that agencies have been required to consider locating facilities in rural areas for a number of years but little progress has been made. Telework may make it easier for federal employees to live in these rural areas.
Most readers think it is too hard to fire a federal employee for poor performance
President Bush has proposed a total pay increase for most Federal employees of 2% in January 2004.
GAO says that TSP management should have charged investors with the loss incurred in the contract to develop a new record-keeping system much earlier–in 2001.
We recently asked readers for their opinions and comments on the FedSmith.com website. Here is a short summary of the results.
comments from readers using the USAJobs site to apply for a job with the Federal Government
A new GAO report about telework programs and policies in the federal government.
An advisory board has made recommendations to GSA on changes to the government’s current policies for government travelers.
E-mailing agencies may be a good way to get information, especially if the researcher uses FirstGov.gov
With online access to TSP accounts, readers can trade shares quickly and easily. Is market timing a good thing?