Tag: Hiring

Are Reference Checks Worth The Trouble?

By on January 18, 2007 in Human Resources with 0 Comments

Reference checking in federal agencies is often neglected, misunderstood or both. In this article, the author says that reference checks are worth your time and trouble to avoid hiring an employee you subsequently regret hiring.

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Want Flexibilities? OPM Issuing Regs To Enhance Recruitment, Relocation, and Retention

By on May 13, 2005 in Human Resources with 0 Comments

OPM is issuing new regulations designed to significantly enhance the federal government’s recruitment, relocation and retention payment authorities.

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Getting a Government Job – A Second Look

By on November 30, 2002 in Human Resources with 0 Comments

Our readers provided us with insightful feedback in response to a recent article on getting a government job. It seems many federal employees agree that the federal hiring system is in need of reform.

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Getting a Government Job – It May Not Be as Easy as you Think

By on November 12, 2002 in Human Resources with 0 Comments

While the government has been taking steps in the right direction to recruit new applicants, the application process still falls short in several areas. This is the story of one applicant’s experience with the federal job search.

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