Tag: Employee Relations

Study Shows Greater Job Satisfaction Among Employees Using Work-Life Programs

By on March 13, 2018 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
Study Shows Greater Job Satisfaction Among Employees Using Work-Life Programs

OPM published the results of its first ever work-life survey which indicate that federal employees utilizing these programs perform better in their jobs.

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OPM Identifies Priorities for Federal Workforce in New Report

By on February 12, 2018 in Agency News, Human Resources with 0 Comments
OPM Identifies Priorities for Federal Workforce in New Report

OPM has released its quadrennial identifying future challenges and priorities for the federal workforce.

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Changes for Federal Employees Coming to the Workplace

By on February 9, 2018 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Changes for Federal Employees Coming to the Workplace

The Trump administration’s new budget proposal is reportedly going to propose changes to performance rating systems and within-grade increases for federal employees. Here is a list of other possible proposals as well.

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Beatings Will Continue Until Performance Improves

By on February 8, 2018 in Leadership with 0 Comments
Beatings Will Continue Until Performance Improves

“Accountability” often means that somebody needs to be fired. The author says a more productive approach in the workplace is to instead celebrate incremental progress.

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The Personal ROI of Happy in Government

By on January 24, 2018 in Leadership with 0 Comments
The Personal ROI of Happy in Government

Happy employees make for more engaged employees. The author explains how this applies to federal employment.

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Are You a Good Bureaucrat, or a Bad Bureaucrat?

By on November 29, 2017 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
Are You a Good Bureaucrat, or a Bad Bureaucrat?

The author says that the term “bureaucrat” often carries a negative connotation, but in his experience, he believes this should not be the case.

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Giving Thanks for Federal Workers

By on November 22, 2017 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
Giving Thanks for Federal Workers

The author gives thanks to the federal workforce in honor of the work they do.

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OPM Wants You to Get a Flu Shot

By on September 10, 2017 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
OPM Wants You to Get a Flu Shot

It’s flu season, and the Office of Personnel Management is encouraging federal employees to get flu shots.

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Making Federal Employees ‘At-Will’ Would Limit Their Legal Recourse

By on August 13, 2017 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
Making Federal Employees ‘At-Will’ Would Limit Their Legal Recourse

Legislation has been introduced to make employment of future federal employees “at-will.” The author explains the legal implications of this proposed change.

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Legislation Introduced to Make Federal Employees ‘At-Will’ Employees

By on July 22, 2017 in Human Resources, Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Legislation Introduced to Make Federal Employees ‘At-Will’ Employees

Legislation has been introduced that would make federal employees “at-will” employees, potentially making it easier to remove or suspend them.

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