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

Teleworking DoD employees targeted by House spending bill

A policy rider in the fiscal 2025 defense spending bill would block funding for telework and remote work.

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OPM, skills, federal HR employees

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

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non graduates, tech skills gap, skills-based hiring

The top 3 reasons the federal government should embrace non-graduates to bridge the tech skills gap

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FDIC Harassment

‘Morale is bad’ across FDIC workforce after reports of toxic workplace culture

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CHCO Council, HR

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

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Getty Images/iStockphoto/TzidoNeurodiversity, autism, Artificial Intelligence

Federal neurodiversity playbook pushes inclusive hiring, retention practices

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budget, budget cut, spending cuts, Capitol, Congress, federal budget

Democrats warn layoffs ahead as House GOP proposes agency spending cuts

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(AP Photo/Amanda Andrade-Rhoades)Denis McDonough, Secretary of Veterans Affairs, testifies before the Senate Committee on Veterans' Affairs on Capitol Hill in Washington on Wednesday, July 14, 2021. (AP Photo/Amanda Andrade-Rhoades)

VA secretary admits ‘massive mistakes’ over improper executive bonuses, rejects calls for firings

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math, math fluency, economics, Education Learning Loss

Lack of fluency in math poses a threat to our region’s economic future

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Getty Images/iStockphoto/wildpixelImage representing concept of employees being fired through Schedule F.

Promoting Schedule F alternative, working group warns against Trump-era plan resurgence

The non-partisan experts warn Schedule F will leave the door open to politicization and patronage throughout the federal workforce.

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U.S. Air Force photo by Chustine MinodaU.S. Air Force Capt. Jennifer Orozco, 60th Medical Operations Squadron clinical social worker and her spouse, Josue, participate in the Military Spouse Appreciation Day campaign at Travis Air Force Base, California, April 7, 2022.

DoD expanding military spouse paid fellowship program

The pilot program mainly focused on placing “career-ready” military spouses into paid fellowships. This year, the program will include entry-level jobs.

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cyber workforce, cyber skills, hiring workforce

VA building out career development portal to boost cyber skills

After creating an internal career development portal for cyber employees, the VA’s Office of Information and Technology aims to build out the platform further.

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