When Hurricane Matthew made landfall in the U.S. in early October, it was a chance for the Federal Emergency Management Agency to prove it’s learned from its mistakes. Joe Nimmich, deputy FEMA director, has more as part of Homeland Security Month.
The National Counterintelligence and Security Center plans to deploy its own fully functional continuous evaluation system by fall 2018. Executive branch agencies buy into those services, and NCSC will continually vet agency employees against 10 different databases.
More and more agencies are turning to alternative personnel systems as a solution to hiring, accountability or performance challenges.
A new survey is worrying the leader of DoD’s personnel and readiness office about how the military will recruit in the future.
Beth Cobert, the former acting OPM director, is a 2017 NAPA Fellow. She answers the question: What can a government employee do to be a change agent in their office or agency?
An Interior senior executive is suing his former employer for documents related to the reassignments of 30-to-50 SES members.
The 2017 Blue Star Families Lifestyle Survey finds military families have a new top concern: time with loved ones.
Jeff Neal, former CHCO at the Homeland Security Department, says there are many reasons for the lack of employee and hiring manager confidence in promotion programs.
In part two of a two-part special report, “Is splitting the security clearance process destined for failure?” Federal News Radio explains how a series of poor decisions and mismanagement led to today’s investigative backlog.
Compliance officials and counsel say mandatory training is key to understanding and stopping sexual harassment.
In a special report, “Is splitting the security clearance process destined for failure?” Federal News Radio explores how a small provision in the 2018 defense authorization bill could have major repercussions on the background investigations backlog and could put the future of the National Background Investigations Bureau in question.
Intelligence.gov complements the current IC on the Record Tumblr account.
Frances Regan was one of two federal employees honored with the Roger W. Jones Award from the American University School of Public Affairs.
National Park Service is steward of hundreds of sites across the country that commemorate veterans, in the form of parks, battlefields and 14 national cemeteries.
Lawmakers found the numbers presented by the departments involved don’t provide an accurate picture of the program’s success.