Jeff Baker works for the Energy Department in Golden, Colo. He said good communication between headquarters and the field starts by understanding, listening, learning and remembering why each employee is at the agency in the first place.
An exclusive Federal News Radio survey of federal employees who work in Washington and those who work outside the D.C. metro area reveals a wide gap in opinions of each other. More than half of all federal workers outside of D.C. said their Washington office doesn’t pay enough attention to them. Employees in Washington called their field offices essential and helpful.
Gloria Uyehara is the executive director of Honolulu’s Federal Executive Board.
A new ongoing series by Federal News Radio tells the stories of long-time federal employees.
Davis has been named the company’s director of NORAD and Northern Command programs.
Tom Shoop, editor-in-chief of Government Executive Magazine, explains how this move will affect DHS hiring.
Tim McManus, vice president for Education and Outreach at the Partnership for Public Service, said he thinks there are some things you can do to make hiring simpler at your agency.
Two chief human capital officers say Millenials – people born in 1980 or later – bring passion and enthusiasm to the federal workplace but also require guidance and mentorship.
Dr. Matthew Friedman, executive director of the Veterans Affairs National Center for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, explained how his conversations with war vets and a lack of research in the field led to his 40-year career in traumatic studies.
A medical detective working for the federal government is up for a Service to America Medal – meet Dr. William Gahl, founding director of the Undiagnosed Diseases Program at the National Institutes of Health.
Since 2009, Steven Fyfe has been a transition patient advocate at the D.C. Veterans Affairs Medical Center. His job is to help seriously ill or injured vets when they return from active duty.
Ayesha Edwards is a management and program analyst at the Department of Education.
Katie Rush is the special assistant to the director at the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, part of the National Institutes of Health.
Scott Thomas is a project manager for the GPS Directorate at the Space and Missile Center at the Los Angeles Air Force Base.