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NTEU is Worried About OPM’s Implementation of Paid Parental Leave

By on March 3, 2020 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
NTEU is Worried About OPM’s Implementation of Paid Parental Leave

NTEU is worried that OPM is “thwarting legislative intent” of the new paid parental leave law for federal employees.

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The 9 Coolest Federal Government Jobs

By on February 29, 2020 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
The 9 Coolest Federal Government Jobs

Think working for the government is boring? The author highlights some of the more unique federal job positions.

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Will DoD Restrict Unions for National Security Reasons?

By on February 24, 2020 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
Will DoD Restrict Unions for National Security Reasons?

A Federal Register notice authorizes removing employees from coverage by the labor relations statute when unions are not compatible with the mission of DoD.

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Rewarding High Performers and Chopping Benefits

By on February 20, 2020 in Human Resources, Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Rewarding High Performers and Chopping Benefits

OPM has released its proposed legislative changes impacting pay and benefits for the federal workforce. Here is a summary.

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Federal Employees and Canceling Union Dues

By on February 18, 2020 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
Federal Employees and Canceling Union Dues

The FLRA has issued a decision overturning a long-standing restriction that made it more difficult to cancel union dues payments.

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Amend the Hatch Act and Restore Federal Workers’ First Amendment Rights

By on February 11, 2020 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
Amend the Hatch Act and Restore Federal Workers’ First Amendment Rights

The author says that the intent of the Hatch Act may be sound, but it is depriving federal employees of their First Amendment rights.

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OPM Outlines HR Flexibilities for the Coronavirus

By on February 10, 2020 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
OPM Outlines HR Flexibilities for the Coronavirus

OPM has provided detailed HR flexibilities that may be used on connection with the coronavirus.

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Task Force Proposes Eliminating FERS

By on February 7, 2020 in Human Resources, Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Task Force Proposes Eliminating FERS

A task force report urges major changes to the civil service system from pay and benefits to handling removal actions and appeals by federal employees.

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Considering a Temporary Census Job? Be Sure to Read This

By on February 6, 2020 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
Considering a Temporary Census Job? Be Sure to Read This

OPM has provided guidance for federal employees who plan to take part-time jobs to help out with the 2020 census.

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OPM is Monitoring the Coronavirus

By on February 4, 2020 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
OPM is Monitoring the Coronavirus

OPM has issued a memo outlining actions the agency is taking to prevent the spread of the coronavirus within the federal workforce.

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