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Workforce cohort outlines specific ‘blueprint’ for civil service reform

For civil service reform, agencies should use lessons learned from workforce pilots at other agencies, according to a recent report from Convergence.

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OMB issues digital accessibility guidelines, tells agencies to set up public feedback mechanism

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Small agency IT executives have some help in juggling all their responsibilities

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Pre-pandemic CIO Council report nearly predicted SD-WAN’s usefulness to agencies

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CIO Council reawakens push to use Technology Business Management standards

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CIO Council recommends new pay system to better recruit, retain future federal IT workforce

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(AP Photo/David Zalubowski)In this Thursday, Sept. 12, 2019, photograph, monitors check their screens in the Governor's Office of Information Technology in downtown Denver. Some cybersecurity professionals are concerned that insurance policies designed to limit the damage of ransomware attacks might actually be encouraging hackers. “We don’t know what that ransom payment is going to fund,” said Brandi Simmons, a spokeswoman for the office. “As a state government, we don’t want to be in a position of funding cyberterrorists.” (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

Ensuring the federal IT workforce of the future

In today’s Federal Newscast, the Chief Information Officers Council says government needs a new pay and personnel system to better recruit and compensate…

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USDA candidate development program priming next class of CIOs and CISOs

The Federal Chief Information Officers Council selected 21 GS-14s and 15s from 11 different agencies to participate in an Agriculture Department-run Senior…

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FILE- This March 11, 2019 file photo, shows the north entrance of the Trump International in Washington.  A federal appeals court in Washington on Friday dismissed a lawsuit filed by members of Congress that charged that President Donald Trump has illegally profited off the presidency.  (AP Photo/Mark Tenally, File)

Trump organization asks for rent reduction and Congress has questions

In today’s Federal Newscast, House and Senate Democrats push back on reports that the Trump Organization seeks to reduce its rent on the Trump Hotel in D.C. during the pandemic.

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