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Is there a STEM job or SES slot with your name on it?

If ever you were thinking about joining or trying to move up in the federal government, now is a great time to do it.

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A long-serving and steady voice for public service and performance calls it a day

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Presidential Rank Awards will return this year, OPM says

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Black federal executives have high hopes for the latest executive order on racial equity

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Improving SES diversity takes work from leaders as well as lower ranks

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Administrative changes are the first step in civil service modernization

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With 12 days until Inauguration Day, OPM announces temporary SES hiring freeze

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Lack of transition support from OPM raises concerns the agency has become politicized

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Senators worried new VA accountability office appointment poses conflict of interest

The appointment of Dan Sitterly, a former career executive and political appointee, as a new leader at the Department of Veterans Affairs’ accountability…

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What Biden can learn from Obama — and Trump — about managing the federal workforce

The incoming Biden administration has plenty to learn from its predecessors about setting the tone, supporting productive labor-management relationships…

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SES reassignments could use more oversight, GAO says

Agencies are often reassigning members of the Senior Executive Service with little oversight, the Government Accountability Office found. And the Office of Personnel Management, which has the authority to crack down on agencies when they fail to reassign SES members properly, said enforcement isn’t a major priority.

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