Tag: Employee Relations

Show Me the Money

By on May 14, 2019 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
Show Me the Money

How much do disciplinary procedures cost the government? The author explores the question.

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Soft Skills Are Harder Than They Seem

By on April 30, 2019 in Human Resources, Leadership with 0 Comments
Soft Skills Are Harder Than They Seem

The author says that federal HR managers often focus more on technical skills rather than soft skills when hiring which is a mistake.

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Why I (Still) Work Here

By on April 29, 2019 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
Why I (Still) Work Here

The author recounts his love for his federal career while also addressing challenges that federal employees face.

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Report Highlights Link Between Employee Engagement and Patient Care at VA Facilities

By on March 25, 2019 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
Report Highlights Link Between Employee Engagement and Patient Care at VA Facilities

A new analysis of data at VA medical centers finds that there is a direct link between employee morale and the quality of patient care.

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Ensuring Accuracy of Federal Employee Personnel Files

By on October 12, 2018 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
Ensuring Accuracy of Federal Employee Personnel Files

OPM has issued guidance for agencies on maintaining accurate personnel files consistent with the requirements of an Executive Order issued in May.

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OPM is Encouraging Federal Employees to Get Flu Shots

By on October 9, 2018 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
OPM is Encouraging Federal Employees to Get Flu Shots

OPM is reminding federal employees to get a flu shot to help keep them healthy during the upcoming flu season.

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3 Terrifying Secrets to Real Employee Engagement

By on September 25, 2018 in Leadership with 0 Comments
3 Terrifying Secrets to Real Employee Engagement

The author says there are 3 key problems that prevent employees from being fully engaged in an organization and explains how to overcome them.

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OPM Guidance on Labor and Employee Relations Executive Orders

By on July 6, 2018 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
OPM Guidance on Labor and Employee Relations Executive Orders

OPM has issued guidance on President Trump’s recent Executive Orders impacting the federal workforce.

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Traditional Leadership Training Actually Makes Matters Worse

By on April 24, 2018 in Leadership with 0 Comments
Traditional Leadership Training Actually Makes Matters Worse

The author says that if you really want to increase employee engagement, your have to stop looking in the traditional places for the solutions.

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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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