The debate over the Trump administration's order to create a new civil service Schedule F - most of it has focused on the effects on career employees. But what about the public?
As the pandemic and teleworking drag on, people stuck at home are starting to discover the secondary effect of isolation from coworkers.
The idea of pay for performance has appeal in the federal workplace. But is it true? American University professor Bob Tobias is skeptical.
The decision from the Trump administration to deny recognition to federal senior executives this year is rubbing some people the wrong way.
Workers may think they're doing a great job, but they've got a lot of boxes to check.
American University professor Bob Tobias joined the Federal Drive with Tom Temin to share his thoughts on how the federal government should reopen its physical offices to employees.
How come it has been so hard to get masks distributed to federal employees like the 10,000 IRS employees called back to work?
The Trump administration's recent dismissal of two department level inspectors general isn't sitting well with everyone.
Too little and too late. That's what Bob Tobias, a long time expert on the federal workplace, sees in the administration's approach so far to telework in the virus scare.
Bob Tobias, a professor at American University, says next-year's budget proposal from the White House is enough to make some feds say, "Stop the world, I want to get off."
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Bob Tobias, a professor in the Key Executive Leadership program at American University, joined Federal Drive with Tom Temin in studio.
Bob Tobias, of the Key Executive Leadership program at American University, joined Federal Drive with Tom Temin in the studio to share his thoughts.
The idea of extending paid family leave for federal employees comes up year after year in Congress. Bob Tobias thinks it's long overdue, and in fact the policy is making its way into some union contracts already.