Tag: Employee Relations

Why I (Still) Work Here

April 29, 2019 10:23 AM , Updated May 7, 2019 10:13 AM
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

March 25, 2019 8:33 AM , Updated April 4, 2019 10:28 AM

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

October 12, 2018 1:40 PM , Updated October 20, 2018 1:11 PM
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

October 9, 2018 9:53 AM

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

September 25, 2018 4:33 PM
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

July 6, 2018 7:23 AM , Updated July 16, 2018 7:45 AM
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

April 24, 2018 12:26 PM , Updated May 3, 2018 3:44 PM
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

March 13, 2018 3:14 PM , Updated March 20, 2018 8:11 AM
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

February 12, 2018 11:22 AM , Updated February 16, 2018 9:26 AM
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

February 9, 2018 1:09 PM , Updated February 12, 2018 2:11 PM
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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