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DHS sets ‘aggressive’ recruiting strategy to fill AI jobs

DHS is trying to woo up to 50 AI experts this year, but the department faces fierce competition for the tech talent.

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DeJoy says USPS needs to get ‘better faster’ under reform plan, or risk running out of cash

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AFGE rallies for 7.4% federal employee pay raise, spending deal to avoid government shutdown  

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Special salary rate gives VHA ‘more robust,’ longer-term tools to hire and keep HR staff

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FEHB to give new hires ‘first day’ health care coverage under OPM proposal

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(AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)State Department Foreign Service

State Dept seeks mid-career experts to join Foreign Service in ‘lateral entry’ pilot

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Federal Housing Finance Agency to kickstart negotiations for first-ever union contract

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Defense officials ask Congress for support with military pay, housing, but it will likely be years in the making

Despite high agreement that improvements are necessary, it will likely still be years before Congress and the Defense Department can fully address major…

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Secretary of Veterans Affairs nominee Denis McDonough

VA seeks to manage size of its health care workforce, keeps growing benefits staffing

VA officials say the department this year is focused on increasing veteran access to VA care using mostly the health care workforce it already has, “rather…

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(Photo courtesy of April Gail Pilgrim, Army)A man teleworks from home

Expert’s proof shows telework works

It’s one thing to be controlled at work. Everyone has dealt with controlling bosses and co-workers. It’s another thing to be in control of your work and your life. One thing can make the difference.

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