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Nesterczuk Tapped to Lead OPM

By on May 23, 2017 in Agency News with 0 Comments
Nesterczuk Tapped to Lead OPM

President Trump has selected a nominee with considerable experience in federal human resources to be the next Director of the Office of Personnel Management.

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Scrutinizing Federal Employee Benefits

By on May 21, 2017 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
Scrutinizing Federal Employee Benefits

Are changes likely to be made to federal employee benefits? New proposals will likely be upsetting to some readers. Here is an analysis.

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OPM Makes Modest Improvement in Retirement Backlog in April

By on May 6, 2017 in Retirement with 0 Comments
OPM Makes Modest Improvement in Retirement Backlog in April

The Office of Personnel Management was able to reduce its backlog of outstanding retirement applications by almost 8% in April.

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How Much Will You Get in Severance Pay?

By on April 27, 2017 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
How Much Will You Get in Severance Pay?

OPM has provided a worksheet to help employees calculate how much severance pay they may be entitled to if they are involuntarily separated from federal service.

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Will I Still Receive My Annuity Payment in a Government Shutdown?

By on April 24, 2017 in Retirement with 0 Comments
Will I Still Receive My Annuity Payment in a Government Shutdown?

The possibility of a partial government shutdown looms at the end of the week. What impact would this have on your annuity payments should it take place?

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What Happens to Your Pay During a Shutdown?

By on April 24, 2017 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments
What Happens to Your Pay During a Shutdown?

The possibility of a partial government shutdown looms at the end of the week. What will happen to your pay should this take place?

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What Federal Employees Need to Know About Furloughs and RIFs

By on April 16, 2017 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
What Federal Employees Need to Know About Furloughs and RIFs

What should federal employees know about furloughs and RIFs? The author provides the critical basics of each.

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OPM Renews BENEFEDS Contract

By on April 13, 2017 in Pay & Benefits with 0 Comments

OPM has renewed its contract with LTC Partners to have the company continue providing BENEFEDS services to federal employees.

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Hiring Reform: Building a New Process From the Ground Up (Part 2)

By on April 13, 2017 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
Hiring Reform: Building a New Process From the Ground Up (Part 2)

In his final article of the series, the author explains his additional suggestions for some fixes he says are needed for a badly broken federal hiring process.

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Greatest Damage From OPM Breach Was to Government’s Reputation

on April 13, 2017 in Agency News with 0 Comments
The greatest damage caused by the massive Office of Personnel Management data breach wasn’t the loss of the documents themselves—it was the damage to the U.S. government’s reputation, current and former officials said Monday.

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