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CISA sees customers as key to ‘secure by design’ pledge

Many organizations, including federal agencies, are already starting to ask whether their technology products are “secure by design.”

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CHCO Council, HR

Treasury’s Heller-Stein stepping in to lead the CHCO Council

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CDC, once largely remote, balances return to office with a burnt-out workforce

The CDC is now telling most teleworking employees to come into the office at least twice per two-week pay period. But some IT and data employees are exempt.

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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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Grants procurement pilots demonstrate speed to modernization

Andrea Sampanis, the acting director of the Grants QSMO in HHS, said her team helped three small agencies adopt award management systems more easily.

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Paul Lawrence

What veterans sometimes don't know about VA could fill a book

One challenge for the Veterans Affairs Department is basic. Veterans themselves typically don’t know about all of the benefits they’re entitled to.

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Graphic highlighting watch floor of the U.S. Navy. Fleet Cyber Command

How portfolio management is helping the Navy divest old tech, invest in new

The Navy is upping its game in experimenting with new tech, largely because of a portfolio management approach that helps put older systems out to pasture.

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(AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)Congress

Former senior officials join rising calls for an alternative to Schedule F

Along with warning of what they said would be a dangerous return of Schedule F, the group called on Congress to enact reforms to modernize the civil service.

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State Department podium

State Department's R&D approach has industry puzzled

Federal services contractors are scratching their heads over a State Department solicitation to sponsor three federally funded research and development centers.

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measurements, NIST, NIST artificial intelligence

Taking the measure of new NIST director

Meet the new director of the Material Measurement Laboratory at the National Institute of Standards and Technology, Kate Beers.

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Louis DeJoy

DeJoy: USPS setting higher prices part of changes needed to fix ‘broken business model’

Four years into his tenure, Postmaster General Louis DeJoy is defending changes made under his 10-year reform plan — and ones still to come.

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Defense News

Graphic highlighting watch floor of the U.S. Navy. Fleet Cyber Command

How portfolio management is helping the Navy divest old tech, invest in new

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Pay & Benefits

Thiago Glieger

Why it pays to think twice about paying off that mortgage before retirement

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Technology

Workforce

CHCO Council, HR

Treasury’s Heller-Stein stepping in to lead the CHCO Council

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Congress

Former senior officials join rising calls for an alternative to Schedule F

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