Tag: Telework

Telework Abuse Highlighted in Lankford’s 2017 Waste Report

By on November 27, 2017 in Agency News with 0 Comments
Telework Abuse Highlighted in Lankford’s 2017 Waste Report

Senator James Lankford (R-OK) has released his third annual report on what he deems to be wasteful spending within the federal government.

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OPM Urges Agencies to Let Federal Employees Telework During Inauguration Week

By on January 17, 2017 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
OPM Urges Agencies to Let Federal Employees Telework During Inauguration Week

OPM is encouraging agencies to let federal employees in the DC area telework this week to help alleviate traffic congestion related to Inauguration Day ceremonies.

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OPM: Federal Employees Should Take Day Off or Telework During Papal Visit

By on September 2, 2015 in Human Resources with 0 Comments
OPM: Federal Employees Should Take Day Off or Telework During Papal Visit

The Office of Personnel Management is encouraging agency leaders to give federal workers the option to telework or take the day off for the Pope’s upcoming visit to Washington, DC.

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Supervising in the Virtual Age

By on September 6, 2011 in Human Resources with 0 Comments

If you are currently a supervisor in the Federal government, and there was any lingering doubt in your mind as to whether Federal agencies have entered the “Virtual Age,” the Telework Enhancement Act (TEA), signed into law on December 9, 2010, should have put those doubts to rest.

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Managing Telework – Travel and Inclement Weather

By on September 1, 2011 in Human Resources with 0 Comments

In part III of the series on managing telework, the author addresses the questions that can arise with respect to telework and inclement weather.

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Official Summary of Telework Enhancement Act of 2010

By on November 19, 2010 in Human Resources with 0 Comments

This is the CRS summary of HR 1722 which as become the “Telework Enhancement Act of 2010”

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Telework Enhancement Act of 2010

By on November 19, 2010 in Human Resources with 0 Comments

2010 would require each agency to establish a policy under which employees may be authorized to telework to the maximum extent possible without diminishing employee performance or agency operations.

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Telework Bill for Federal Agencies Passed By Congress

By on November 19, 2010 in Human Resources with 0 Comments

The “Telework Enhancement Act of 2010” has been passed by Congress and sent to the President for signature. The bill is designed to increase the amount of telework performed by federal employees and establishes requirements for agencies in implementing telework throughout most of the federal government.

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"Telework" in the Federal Government

By on May 11, 2010 in Human Resources with 0 Comments

The Office of Personnel Management is conducting an experiment with a “results-oriented work environment” in which each person is “free to do whatever they want, whenever they want, as long as the work gets done.”

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Is There Life After Retiring from the Federal Government? One Retiree’s Perspective

By on March 14, 2007 in Retirement with 0 Comments

Do you have a plan mapped out for your life after retirement? This retired federal employee did not have a plan but has survived the change with some ups and downs.

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