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Police, Firefighters, Power and Money: Taking Power from the States and Giving it to the FLRA

A little-known bill pending on Congress could be the “mother lode” of bureaucracy for one small federal agency. State and local governments may not like more power being transferred to an agency in Washington but what they want may not make much of a difference.

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Readers Say Change in Leadership in Congress is Positive

November 14, 2006 8:34 AM

In a recent poll of FedSmith.com readers, most think the election results are a positive event and that contracting is the most significant issue facing the federal workforce.

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Defining Your Personality With New Technology

June 27, 2006 8:49 AM

Adding a touch of personality to your e-mail may brighten someone’s day but may also unintentionally irritate or attract unnecessary attention.

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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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Is Big Brother Watching?

November 22, 2005 7:31 AM

A new scam involves e-mail purporting to come from the FBI or the CIA.

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