Nextgov - Wired Workplacehttp://www.nextgov.com/cio-briefing/wired-workplace/A Look at Issues Facing Federal IT Workersen-usMon, 31 Aug 2015 16:00:00 -0400The 6 Key Ingredients of a Perfect Resumehttp://www.nextgov.com/cio-briefing/wired-workplace/2015/08/6-key-ingredients-perfect-resume/119894/The best resumes are those that communicate your skills and accomplishments in a clear, effective way. Quora, QuartzMon, 31 Aug 2015 16:00:00 -0400http://www.nextgov.com/cio-briefing/wired-workplace/2015/08/6-key-ingredients-perfect-resume/119894/CIO Briefing - Wired WorkplaceFrameAngel/Shutterstock.comWhy NASA’s 20-Year-Old Astronaut Hiring Process Still Works Todayhttp://www.nextgov.com/cio-briefing/wired-workplace/2015/08/nasas-20-year-old-astronaut-hiring-process-still-works-today/119669/Putting several extremely talented, smart and confident people into space together requires the ultimate in teamwork, physical and mental toughness, and psychological agility.Nate Regier, QuartzThu, 27 Aug 2015 13:38:43 -0400http://www.nextgov.com/cio-briefing/wired-workplace/2015/08/nasas-20-year-old-astronaut-hiring-process-still-works-today/119669/CIO Briefing - Wired WorkplaceU.S. astronaut Scott Kelly, crew member of the mission to the International Space Station, ISS, gives a thumbs up prior the launch of a Soyuz-FG rocket.Dmitry Lovetsky/APWill More Federal Employees Learn To Code Any Time Soon?http://www.nextgov.com/cio-briefing/wired-workplace/2015/08/are-federal-employees-learning-code/119347/General Assembly, which operates in-person and online classes nationally, is now offering discounts on development training to city, state and federal employees.Mohana RavindranathFri, 21 Aug 2015 16:39:43 -0400http://www.nextgov.com/cio-briefing/wired-workplace/2015/08/are-federal-employees-learning-code/119347/CIO Briefing - Wired WorkplaceMorrowind/Shutterstock.comBill Would Require Agencies to Keep Track of ‘Critical’ Cyber Workforce Shortageshttp://www.nextgov.com/cio-briefing/wired-workplace/2015/08/bill-would-require-agencies-keep-track-critical-cyber-workforce-shortages/119349/The Federal Cybersecurity Workforce Assessment Act would require agencies to use a cyber-jobs framework developed by the National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education.Jack MooreFri, 21 Aug 2015 15:52:36 -0400http://www.nextgov.com/cio-briefing/wired-workplace/2015/08/bill-would-require-agencies-keep-track-critical-cyber-workforce-shortages/119349/CIO Briefing - Wired WorkplaceSen. Rob Portman, R-OhioAP PhotoAre Tech Companies Destroying Workers' Personal Lives?http://www.nextgov.com/cio-briefing/wired-workplace/2015/08/are-tech-companies-destroying-workers-personal-lives/119351/In the wake of news about Amazon’s appalling work culture, some in the tech industry are fighting back.Max Nisen, QuartzFri, 21 Aug 2015 15:38:10 -0400http://www.nextgov.com/cio-briefing/wired-workplace/2015/08/are-tech-companies-destroying-workers-personal-lives/119351/CIO Briefing - Wired WorkplaceDustin Moskovitz, right, at his new company. Eric Risberg/APAmazon's Despised Management Tool Could Be Coming to Your Officehttp://www.nextgov.com/cio-briefing/wired-workplace/2015/08/amazons-despised-management-tool-could-be-coming-your-office/119174/Who doesn’t enjoy a good round of brutal criticism?Tim Fernholz, QuartzMon, 17 Aug 2015 13:42:49 -0400http://www.nextgov.com/cio-briefing/wired-workplace/2015/08/amazons-despised-management-tool-could-be-coming-your-office/119174/CIO Briefing - Wired WorkplaceKen Wolter/Shutterstock.comThis Is How the Modern-Day Tech Resume Should Lookhttp://www.nextgov.com/cio-briefing/wired-workplace/2015/08/how-modern-day-tech-resume-should-look/119097/An online presence can provide everything a company needs.Mike McGarr, QuartzThu, 13 Aug 2015 11:50:29 -0400http://www.nextgov.com/cio-briefing/wired-workplace/2015/08/how-modern-day-tech-resume-should-look/119097/CIO Briefing - Wired WorkplaceFlickr user Flazingo PhotosFuture Offices Will Look A Lot Like 'Harry Potter' http://www.nextgov.com/cio-briefing/wired-workplace/2015/08/future-offices-will-look-lot-harry-potter/119030/Some offices might become a bit more magical.Olga Khazan, The AtlanticTue, 11 Aug 2015 13:05:45 -0400http://www.nextgov.com/cio-briefing/wired-workplace/2015/08/future-offices-will-look-lot-harry-potter/119030/CIO Briefing - Wired WorkplaceHattanas Kumchai/Shutterstock.com#ILookLikeAnEngineer Challenges Sexism and Showcases Real Women in Techhttp://www.nextgov.com/cio-briefing/wired-workplace/2015/08/ilooklikeanengineer-challenges-sexism-and-showcases-real-women-tech/118914/The latest hashtag women in science and technology are using to challenge perceptions of what people in the field should look like.Maria Sanchez Diez, QuartzThu, 06 Aug 2015 05:00:00 -0400http://www.nextgov.com/cio-briefing/wired-workplace/2015/08/ilooklikeanengineer-challenges-sexism-and-showcases-real-women-tech/118914/CIO Briefing - Wired WorkplaceIsis Anchalee/MediumHere's the Right Way to Make Email Introductions http://www.nextgov.com/cio-briefing/wired-workplace/2015/07/heres-right-way-make-email-introductions/118204/Find out what you've been doing wrong.Anand Sanwal, QuartzMon, 20 Jul 2015 16:38:48 -0400http://www.nextgov.com/cio-briefing/wired-workplace/2015/07/heres-right-way-make-email-introductions/118204/CIO Briefing - Wired WorkplaceMyimagine/Shutterstock.comWhat The Pentagon Has To Do To Recruit Silicon Valley’s Nerdshttp://www.nextgov.com/cio-briefing/wired-workplace/2015/06/what-pentagon-has-do-recruit-silicon-valleys-nerds/115573/Defense Department and national security political leaders are eager to attract tech minds. But are they willing to change enough to do so?Patrick Tucker, Defense OneWed, 17 Jun 2015 15:21:05 -0400http://www.nextgov.com/cio-briefing/wired-workplace/2015/06/what-pentagon-has-do-recruit-silicon-valleys-nerds/115573/CIO Briefing - Wired WorkplaceFrontpage/Shutterstock.comIt’s a Fantastic Time to Graduate in the US as an Engineer or Computer Scientisthttp://www.nextgov.com/cio-briefing/wired-workplace/2015/06/its-fantastic-time-graduate-us-engineer-or-computer-scientist/114754/The class of 2014 is doing pretty well for itselfMax Nisen, QuartzMon, 08 Jun 2015 16:12:53 -0400http://www.nextgov.com/cio-briefing/wired-workplace/2015/06/its-fantastic-time-graduate-us-engineer-or-computer-scientist/114754/CIO Briefing - Wired Workplacehxdbzxy/Shutterstock.comThe Best Soundtrack for Productivityhttp://www.nextgov.com/cio-briefing/wired-workplace/2015/06/best-soundtrack-productivity/114661/Researchers find “nature”-type sounds help people in open-plan offices regain focus faster.Olga Khazan, The AtlanticSun, 07 Jun 2015 14:02:20 -0400http://www.nextgov.com/cio-briefing/wired-workplace/2015/06/best-soundtrack-productivity/114661/CIO Briefing - Wired WorkplaceRodrigo Garrido/Shutterstock.comThere’s a Big Difference in How Men and Women Write Tech Resumeshttp://www.nextgov.com/cio-briefing/wired-workplace/2015/06/theres-big-difference-how-men-and-women-write-tech-resumes/114193/The gender gap in the technology industry is enormous and entrenched.Max Nisen, QuartzMon, 01 Jun 2015 16:08:55 -0400http://www.nextgov.com/cio-briefing/wired-workplace/2015/06/theres-big-difference-how-men-and-women-write-tech-resumes/114193/CIO Briefing - Wired WorkplaceArtem Samokhvalov/Shutterstock.comNSA Creates 'CareerBuilder' for Spieshttp://www.nextgov.com/cio-briefing/wired-workplace/2015/06/intelligence-community-expected-get-boost-its-hiring-department/114184/Slated for launch in the fall, the new website will include a job exploration tool for applicants and will enable them to upload unclassified text that can be sent into NSA's classified network.Hallie GoldenMon, 01 Jun 2015 15:57:25 -0400http://www.nextgov.com/cio-briefing/wired-workplace/2015/06/intelligence-community-expected-get-boost-its-hiring-department/114184/CIO Briefing - Wired WorkplaceDanomyte/shutterstock.comMeet a Solar Farm Scientist Who Wants to Help Native American Communities Become More Sustainablehttp://www.nextgov.com/cio-briefing/wired-workplace/2015/05/womeninstem-inspiring-others-become-scientists-and-engineers/114031/How one scientist is reaching out to tribal communities.Caitlin FairchildFri, 29 May 2015 15:50:54 -0400http://www.nextgov.com/cio-briefing/wired-workplace/2015/05/womeninstem-inspiring-others-become-scientists-and-engineers/114031/CIO Briefing - Wired WorkplaceSuzanne Singer of the Energy Department.Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory Inbox Zero vs. Inbox 5,000: A Unified Theoryhttp://www.nextgov.com/cio-briefing/wired-workplace/2015/05/inbox-zero-vs-inbox-5000-unified-theory/113815/There are two types of people in the world: those with hundreds of unread messages, and those who can’t relax until their inboxes are cleared out.Joe Pinsker, The AtlanticWed, 27 May 2015 14:00:00 -0400http://www.nextgov.com/cio-briefing/wired-workplace/2015/05/inbox-zero-vs-inbox-5000-unified-theory/113815/CIO Briefing - Wired Workplacekpatyhka/Shutterstock.comAdvice for Job-Switchers and Newbies From Google’s Hiring Chiefhttp://www.nextgov.com/cio-briefing/wired-workplace/2015/04/advice-job-switchers-and-newbies-googles-hiring-chief/111439/Google HR chief Laszlo Bock discusses the extremely data-focused approach to hiring and management he has created at the search and tech giant.Max Nisen, QuartzWed, 29 Apr 2015 16:32:22 -0400http://www.nextgov.com/cio-briefing/wired-workplace/2015/04/advice-job-switchers-and-newbies-googles-hiring-chief/111439/CIO Briefing - Wired WorkplaceMark Lennihan/AP File PhotoTrio of DC's Top Female Coders Hail from Federal Innovation Shophttp://www.nextgov.com/cio-briefing/wired-workplace/2015/04/18f-employees-win-big-dc-femtech-awards/111418/Thirty women were selected based on the impact their programming work has had on their organization and the community, as well as the level of complexity in their code.Hallie GoldenWed, 29 Apr 2015 15:31:17 -0400http://www.nextgov.com/cio-briefing/wired-workplace/2015/04/18f-employees-win-big-dc-femtech-awards/111418/CIO Briefing - Wired WorkplaceKieferPix/Shutterstock.comGood News About Hiring Women in STEM, but, it’s Not Enoughhttp://www.nextgov.com/cio-briefing/wired-workplace/2015/04/good-news-about-hiring-women-stem-its-not-enough/110806/Should diversity initiatives focus more on increasing women’s numeric representation or improving the treatment of women already in these fields?David Miller, QuartzWed, 22 Apr 2015 15:11:48 -0400http://www.nextgov.com/cio-briefing/wired-workplace/2015/04/good-news-about-hiring-women-stem-its-not-enough/110806/CIO Briefing - Wired Workplacera2studio/Shutterstock.comFeds’ Enthusiasm for ‘Bring-Your-Own-Device’ Deflateshttp://www.nextgov.com/cio-briefing/wired-workplace/2015/04/government-interesting-byod-fading-quickly/110677/More than 70 percent of government workers polled by Forrester Research said BYOD initiatives aren’t on their IT organization’s agenda or are a low priority.Hallie GoldenTue, 21 Apr 2015 17:27:21 -0400http://www.nextgov.com/cio-briefing/wired-workplace/2015/04/government-interesting-byod-fading-quickly/110677/CIO Briefing - Wired WorkplaceGeorgejmclittle/Shutterstock.comDoes the Government Need to Rethink Its Weed Ban to Get Cyber Talent?http://www.nextgov.com/cio-briefing/wired-workplace/2015/04/does-government-need-rethink-its-weed-ban-get-cyber-talent/110611/An executive order dating to the Reagan administration outright bans federal employees from toking up -- even off duty.Jack MooreTue, 21 Apr 2015 08:59:20 -0400http://www.nextgov.com/cio-briefing/wired-workplace/2015/04/does-government-need-rethink-its-weed-ban-get-cyber-talent/110611/CIO Briefing - Wired Workplacesarra22/Shutterstock.comHow Secure is an Email Tip Line for Federal Employees?http://www.nextgov.com/cio-briefing/wired-workplace/2015/04/how-private-email-tip-line-federal-employees/110455/Congressman Mark Meadows announced on Thursday the launch of an email account for federal employees to send anonymous complaints about their working conditions, according to his website.Hallie GoldenFri, 17 Apr 2015 14:42:45 -0400http://www.nextgov.com/cio-briefing/wired-workplace/2015/04/how-private-email-tip-line-federal-employees/110455/CIO Briefing - 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Mark Meadows, R-N.C.J. Scott Applewhite/AP File PhotoFederal Employees, Don’t Do This on Social Mediahttp://www.nextgov.com/cio-briefing/wired-workplace/2015/04/federal-employees-dont-do-social-media/110461/Ethics officials say they’ve been inundated with questions from agencies about how their employees’ Twitter and Facebook habits conform with govermentwide ethics rules.Jack MooreFri, 17 Apr 2015 13:10:22 -0400http://www.nextgov.com/cio-briefing/wired-workplace/2015/04/federal-employees-dont-do-social-media/110461/CIO Briefing - Wired WorkplaceTwin Design/Shutterstock.comShortage of IT Security Professionals not Unique to Government http://www.nextgov.com/cio-briefing/wired-workplace/2015/04/calling-all-information-security-professionals-world-needs-you/110338/The information security workforce gap isn’t a federal government problem; it’s a worldwide problem.Hallie GoldenThu, 16 Apr 2015 17:09:30 -0400http://www.nextgov.com/cio-briefing/wired-workplace/2015/04/calling-all-information-security-professionals-world-needs-you/110338/CIO Briefing - Wired WorkplaceOlivier Le Moal/Shutterstock.com