Human Resources

Are You Entitled to Weather and Safety Leave if you Telework?

By on November 8, 2019 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
Are You Entitled to Weather and Safety Leave if you Telework?

OPM has addressed some common questions federal employees may have regarding weather and safety leave.

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Federal Employees Weigh in on Pay, Shutdown in 2019 FEVS Results

By on November 7, 2019 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
Federal Employees Weigh in on Pay, Shutdown in 2019 FEVS Results

The 2019 FEVS results are in and offer a glimpse into how federal employees feel about their jobs and pay.

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277 Cases Awaiting General Counsel Confirmation

By on November 6, 2019 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
277 Cases Awaiting General Counsel Confirmation

Unfair labor practices are stalled without a General Counsel at the FLRA.

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OPM Proposes Eliminating Some Occupational Series

By on November 2, 2019 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
OPM Proposes Eliminating Some Occupational Series

OPM is proposing to eliminate some occupational series for various reasons and is seeking feedback on the proposal.

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Unions Say They’re Not at Table for Talks on Future of Work

on November 1, 2019 in Human Resources with 0 Comments

Federal employee unions say they are being excluded from discussions about the future of work in the federal government.

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The Oath of Office and What it Means

By on October 31, 2019 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
The Oath of Office and What it Means

What does the oath of office taken by federal employees mean? The author shares his thoughts.

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OPM to Agencies: Track and Report Official Time Use

By on October 27, 2019 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
OPM to Agencies: Track and Report Official Time Use

OPM is requiring agencies to report on official time use by federal employee unions by January 31, 2020.

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Shake Up Government With an Agile Organization and Workforce

By on October 23, 2019 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
Shake Up Government With an Agile Organization and Workforce

The author says that the trends in government’s HR policies add up to a lot of risk in its ability to compete for talent as it deals with an aging workforce.

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Senator Wants to Kick ‘Creeps’ Out of the Federal Workforce

By on October 22, 2019 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
Senator Wants to Kick ‘Creeps’ Out of the Federal Workforce

Senator Joni Ernst (R-IA) wants to rid the federal workforce of individuals convicted of sexual assault.

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Presidential Power Versus Employees’ Constitutional Rights: Interpreting the Executive Orders Affecting Federal Workers

By on October 21, 2019 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
Presidential Power Versus Employees’ Constitutional Rights: Interpreting the Executive Orders Affecting Federal Workers

President Trump’s three labor relations executive orders were recently allowed to take effect. What impact will they have on federal employees?

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