Donna Burton

Engaging DHS employees during a pandemic

This big department has been working to raise its employee engagement score since the beginning.

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Agencies ramp up coronavirus preparations, as NOAA plans large-scale telework ‘test’

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DHS workforce is more diverse than most, but struggles to prime employees for leadership roles

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Absent sweeping civil service changes, SES find their own workforce flexibilities

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federal workforce

Trump administration to focus on fewer workforce initiatives with more impact in 2019

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Donald Trump,

Trump administration juggling multiple priorities to modernize federal workforce

The Trump administration has been busy putting the pieces in place for hiring process improvements and reskilling initiatives.

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Fed community: Stop ‘tinkering around the edges’ of civil service reform

The National Academy of Public Administration said that every day spent dwelling on the minor challenges with the existing federal personnel system is…

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Angela Bailey, 2017

Angela Bailey: DHS faces tough, never-ending personnel challenge

DHS has no trouble attracting job applications and in some ways it has too many. But Chief Human Capital Officer Angela Bailey is working to change where and how the agency recruits.

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