Tag: GAO

Personnel in "trade agencies" are stretched says GAO

By on December 9, 2003 in Current Events with 0 Comments

Increased responsibilities of America’s world trade have stretched the human resources of the federal agencies responsible for implementing the country’s trading policies.

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GAO Sees Opportunity to Reduce Whites in Senior Government Jobs

By on October 16, 2003 in Human Resources with 0 Comments

GAO says agencies have to take action to reduce the number of whites in SES positions and replace them with non-whites in the near future.

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GAO looks to foreign governments for ideas on planning succession in US civil service

By on October 2, 2003 in Current Events with 0 Comments

GAO recently looked at the practices of several foreign countries to determine how future leaders are developed.

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Should More Agencies Be Located in Rural Areas? GAO Looks at Telework and Agency Location

By on September 4, 2003 in Current Events with 0 Comments

GAO notes that agencies have been required to consider locating facilities in rural areas for a number of years but little progress has been made. Telework may make it easier for federal employees to live in these rural areas.

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