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Alyssa Rosenberg

CIO Briefing

Benefits payments will go paperless by 2013

Announcement comes alongside a proposal for several changes to the federal employee health insurance program.

CIO Briefing

Unions seek bargaining over electronic pay stubs

Groups praise initiative as environmentally sound, but want to make sure no employees are left behind.

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Managers might need a refresher course on hiring the disabled

Study finds federal officials have good intentions, but lack the knowledge to effectively recruit and accommodate disabled workers.

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Lawmaker calls for telework incentives during shutdowns

Virginia Democrat asks OPM to document productivity savings gained by employees working from home during storms.

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Impending storm highlights telework at agencies

White House efforts to increase telework among federal employees could get a boost from Mother Nature.

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Telework expansion could save money and diversify hiring pool

Personnel, technology chiefs say IT shortcomings shouldn't hold back agencies from promoting the practice.

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USDA will debut new version of online learning platform

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Telework experiments can breed acceptance, observers say

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OPM decides to keep application form on USAJobs

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TSP reforms boost enrollment

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FEMA takes open approach to social media

Agency is focusing less on message control and more on the most effective tools for disseminating information and training employees to use technology wisely.

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OPM announces new governmentwide telework policy

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Study urges agencies to choose wisely from social networking menu

Human capital observers advise government to boost its online profile to attract potential federal employees.

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Legislation would require more training for federal managers

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Cybersecurity

Justice continues to take hits over phony TSP e-mail

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Cybersecurity

Justice did not anticipate response to bogus e-mail

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Justice orchestrates TSP hoax to test employees on security

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CIO Briefing

Three agencies earn top management awards

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