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Congresswoman Worried About a ‘Graying [Federal] Workforce’

By on October 18, 2019 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
Congresswoman Worried About a ‘Graying [Federal] Workforce’

One Congresswoman is worried about the possible repercussions from more federal employees retiring from public service.

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It’s Time for a Cabinet Level Management Department

By on October 16, 2019 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
It’s Time for a Cabinet Level Management Department

The author says it is time to put a department in place to focus on management in government.

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OPM to Agencies: Don’t Be Wimps!

By on October 14, 2019 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
OPM to Agencies: Don’t Be Wimps!

OPM has issued new guidance to agencies on progressive discipline and using a table of penalties.

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Warren Proposes Expanded Collective Bargaining for Federal Employees

By on October 9, 2019 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
Warren Proposes Expanded Collective Bargaining for Federal Employees

Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) is promising to expand collective bargaining in the federal workforce if elected.

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Executive Orders and Their Impact on Federal Workers

By on October 8, 2019 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
Executive Orders and Their Impact on Federal Workers

With the injunction against President Trump’s Executive Orders lifted, what will be the impact on the federal workforce?

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Job Stress Getting to You? You Are Not Alone

By on October 7, 2019 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
Job Stress Getting to You? You Are Not Alone

Federal employees often face stress in their jobs. These are some of the ways agencies help their employees to manage it.

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Agencies to Implement Executive Orders

By on October 6, 2019 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
Agencies to Implement Executive Orders

OPM is advising agencies to move out quickly on implementing President Trump’s Executive Orders.

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White House Memo Details Divide-and-Conquer Labor Strategy

on October 4, 2019 in Human Resources with 0 Comments

A senior White House labor adviser encouraged President Donald Trump to eliminate all job protections for federal workers and a requirement that federal contractors provide paid sick leave for employees according to a recently publicized memo.

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Bill to Prevent VA Union “Bribes”

By on October 1, 2019 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
Bill to Prevent VA Union “Bribes”

A bill has been introduced in the House to restrict AFGE from offering new employees money to immediately join the union.

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Alphabet Soup and FMLA Abuse

By on September 30, 2019 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
Alphabet Soup and FMLA Abuse

Supervisors must ensure compliance with FMLA law while also preventing leave abuse by employees. These are some tips to help navigate the process.

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