Nextgov - Wired Workplace Look at Issues Facing Federal IT Workersen-usThu, 24 Apr 2014 12:09:11 -0400Feds Feeling Less Empowered to Innovate who feel innovation is encouraged and rewarded continues to decline.Brittany BallenstedtThu, 24 Apr 2014 12:09:11 -0400 Briefing - Wired WorkplaceBrian A Jackson/Shutterstock.comTech Unemployment Falls to 2.7 Percent IT professionals aren't quitting their jobs just yet.Brittany BallenstedtMon, 14 Apr 2014 14:48:57 -0400 Briefing - Wired Workplacekurhan/Shutterstock.comAre Fed Promotions Merit-Based? Managers, Staff Disagree awards and innovation also elicit differing views, report finds.Brittany BallenstedtFri, 11 Apr 2014 17:35:06 -0400 Briefing - Wired Workplace Dr. Cloud/Shutterstock.comTelework Week Saved Feds 14 Million Miles, $13 Million stats are in for the annual telework event.Brittany BallenstedtThu, 10 Apr 2014 14:45:55 -0400 Briefing - Wired Workplacekazoka/Shutterstock.comEliminating the Gender Wage Gap for Tech Pros With Security Clearance in IT with active clearance outearn similarly credentialed women by nearly 20 percent.Brittany BallenstedtTue, 08 Apr 2014 14:07:21 -0400 Briefing - Wired WorkplaceMichael D Brown/Shutterstock.comIs It Time to Make Cyber Jobs a National Imperative?'We have uncoordinated initiatives, but not a national strategy coupled with a national program,' executive says.Brittany BallenstedtFri, 04 Apr 2014 10:55:54 -0400 Briefing - Wired Workplace lenetstan/Shutterstock.comDHS Telework System Lacks a Disaster Plan, IG Says as a Service program needs an alternate processing site, report says.Brittany BallenstedtThu, 03 Apr 2014 10:42:00 -0400 Briefing - Wired Workplacegrynold/Shutterstock.comIs it Finally Time to Overhaul the Federal Personnel System? more than 60 years ago for a mostly clerical workforce, it doesn't address today's specialized skills.Brittany BallenstedtWed, 02 Apr 2014 10:29:27 -0400 Briefing - Wired WorkplacePressmaster/Shutterstock.comWhat a 3.3 Percent Pay Hike Could Mean for IT increase could help federal technology salaries better compete with the private sector.Brittany BallenstedtFri, 28 Mar 2014 11:46:22 -0400 Briefing - Wired WorkplaceGoodMood Photo/Shutterstock.comIT Grads Rank 14 Agencies as Top Employers, NSA and the FBI compete with Google, Facebook and Amazon in new survey.Brittany BallenstedtWed, 26 Mar 2014 10:45:07 -0400 Briefing - Wired WorkplaceJ. Henning Buchholz/Shutterstock.comSecurity-Cleared IT, Cyber Pros See Fatter Paychecks in 2013 despite a declining job market for security-cleared professionals overall.Brittany BallenstedtTue, 25 Mar 2014 12:05:25 -0400 Briefing - Wired WorkplaceOMcom/Shutterstock.comWhy Cyber Jobs Need a Career Path why it's a myth that anyone can be a cyber warrior.Brittany BallenstedtFri, 21 Mar 2014 13:36:45 -0400 Briefing - Wired WorkplaceRoboLab/Shutterstock.comWhat Federal IT Managers Are Doing Instead of Hiring skills and IT procurement were the only two areas where IT leaders said they had adequate talent.Brittany BallenstedtWed, 19 Mar 2014 11:21:55 -0400 Briefing - Wired WorkplaceDigital Storm/Shutterstock.comHow IT Jobs Have Changed in 15 Years simply didn’t exist in the late '90s, while others have expanded dramatically, Pew finds.Brittany BallenstedtMon, 17 Mar 2014 13:16:00 -0400 Briefing - Wired WorkplaceFer Gregory/Shutterstock.comFor Tech Pros, There Is Such Thing as a Free Lunch agencies can't match private-sector perks, but meaningful work is also a draw.Brittany BallenstedtFri, 14 Mar 2014 11:17:18 -0400 Briefing - Wired Workplace andiphoto/Shutterstock.comScience and Tech Students Cite Mild Interest in Federal Careers bad news: Federal salaries can’t live up to their expectations.Brittany BallenstedtThu, 13 Mar 2014 13:13:10 -0400 Briefing - Wired WorkplacePressmaster/Shutterstock.comOPM Unveils Strategic IT Plan is modernizing retirement programs, USAJOBS and other federal HR systems.Brittany BallenstedtWed, 12 Mar 2014 10:42:13 -0400 Briefing - Wired WorkplaceCarlos Caetano/'Work Is Not a Place; It’s What We Do,' Telework Official Says talks Telework Week.Brittany BallenstedtTue, 11 Mar 2014 15:16:15 -0400 Briefing - Wired WorkplaceSergey Nivens/Shutterstock.comInnovation Fellows: Round Three your agency struggle to find talented midcareer IT professionals?Brittany BallenstedtFri, 07 Mar 2014 11:46:02 -0500 Briefing - Wired WorkplaceSONCHAI JONGPOR/Shutterstock.comWhat the Fed-Friendly Budget Means for IT a tech GS-9 be paid the same as a nontech GS-9?Brittany BallenstedtThu, 06 Mar 2014 12:03:44 -0500 Briefing - Wired Workplacewrangler/Shutterstock.com2015 Budget Would Boost Investments in STEM Education proposed change is a governmentwide reorganization of STEM education programs.Brittany BallenstedtTue, 04 Mar 2014 15:31:34 -0500 Briefing - Wired WorkplaceAlexander Raths/Shutterstock.comTelework Yields $32 Million in Snow Day Savings Week starts with a bang.Brittany BallenstedtMon, 03 Mar 2014 16:27:52 -0500 Briefing - Wired WorkplaceBill Perry/ file photoTelework Keeps DISA Up and Running feds are required to take their laptops home every day.Brittany BallenstedtFri, 28 Feb 2014 15:46:54 -0500 Briefing - Wired WorkplaceLemonpink Images/Shutterstock.comThree Agencies Stretch Their Funding With Shared Services look at NASA, Energy and DHS programs.Brittany BallenstedtThu, 27 Feb 2014 12:23:21 -0500 Briefing - Wired WorkplaceMichael Nivelet/Shutterstock.comFederal CIO Council Refocuses on Workforce committee is reborn during reorganization.Brittany BallenstedtWed, 26 Feb 2014 16:44:51 -0500 Briefing - Wired Workplacemonarx3d/