GAO says that the GPRA has established a good foundation of results-oriented performance planning.
Increased responsibilities of America’s world trade have stretched the human resources of the federal agencies responsible for implementing the country’s trading policies.
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.
GAO recently looked at the practices of several foreign countries to determine how future leaders are developed.
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.