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FEVS, Federal Employee Viewpoint survey

Beyond FEVS, agencies trying to combat federal ‘survey fatigue’

Rather than only sending out surveys and hoping for good FEVS response rates, agencies are also looking at qualitative ways to hear back from federal employees.

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Retirement

Why retirement investment is a three-legged stool

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Congress,

Flurry of House activity on 2025 federal spending, but not much bipartisanship

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Election 2024 Federal Workers

Conservative-backed group is creating a list of federal workers it suspects could resist Trump plans

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Federal contracting, GSA, Federal Acquisition Service, FSA

Elections, debt limit reset are sources of uncertainty for federal contractors

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Editor's Pick

Whine, cheese make the return-to-office debate pungent

Brian Elliott, executive advisor around the future of work, said all organizations have to accept that how you measure employee performance has changed.

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Federal News Network's Cloud Exchange 2024

Federal News Network's Cloud Exchange 2024

Join us on June 25 and 26 to explore civilian agency progress in using the cloud to improve digital services and federal missions. Register today!

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Amelia Brust/Federal News NetworkReturn-to-office review: Employees call for flexibility, while legislation lags

Return-to-office review: Employees call for flexibility, while legislation lags

With the federal return-to-office conversation always in flux, Federal News Network wants to keep you up-to-date on what it all means for federal employees.

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Federal News Network's New Hire Guide

Federal News Network's New Hire Guide

New to civil service? We created this guide to provide insights and pointers to first-time feds. Be inspired by careerists and also get pointers to make the transition to your new job as smooth as possible. (Pssst: It includes health and life insurance cheat sheets too!)

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FISMA, cybersecurity

Even when government itself is your constituent, you need good identity management

Modernizing digital services and making sure they stay secure requires good identity management.

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David Berteau

Contractors find some 'buying forecasts' better than others

Contractors trying to plan ahead often turn to procurement plans that agencies post on their websites. An annual assessment shows some are actually excellent.

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Rider/donors to Federal News Network’s 5th Annual Motorcycle Ride for Charity gathered for a group photo at the McLean Community Center, where the ride concluded.

FNN motorcycle event raises fresh charity funds

Three federally connected charities benefit each year from Federal News Network’s fundraising motorcycle ride, organized by Federal Drive Host Tom Temin.

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Gregory Koval Marine Corps

The team effort that led to the Marines’ clean audit triumph

By achieving a clean financial audit for the first time ever, the Marine Corps can provide accountability, transparency and validity for their spending.

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Senior Airman Peter Reft/Senior Airman Peter ReftAir Force

Air Force hopes to boost cohesion, innovation as part of broad restructuring plan

For future deployments, Air Force leaders want to deploy entire wings of airmen, rather than cobbling together personnel from various commands and locations.

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Pay

Proposed 2% federal pay raise gets support in 2025 defense authorization bill

The Senate committee’s version of the 2025 NDAA, advanced last week, supported a 2% federal pay raise for civilian feds and a 4.5% raise for military members.

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OPM, skills, federal HR employees

Early-career federal job openings seeing ‘renewed and increased’ interest, OPM’s Shriver says

Larger impacts of OPM’s hiring changes are likely further down the road, but early signs are pointing in the right direction for early-career recruitment.

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skills based hiring

State governments lead the way revising job requirements

For a variety of jobs, federal agencies have been removing college degree requirements in favor of experience. Turns out, state government is way ahead on this.

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Defense News

Treasury China Investment

US proposes rules to stop Americans from investing in Chinese technology with military uses

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Pay & Benefits

Retirement

Why retirement investment is a three-legged stool

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Pay

Proposed 2% federal pay raise gets support in 2025 defense authorization bill

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Technology

Treasury China Investment

US proposes rules to stop Americans from investing in Chinese technology with military uses

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Workforce

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