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New federal hiring EO attempts to find quality among the ‘experts’

The latest executive order from the Trump administration isn’t a panacea for improving the federal hiring process, human capital experts say. But the EO…

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Does the administration have what it takes to reinvigorate an outdated civil service system?

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Federal leaders say civil service merit principles are timeless. But is OPM?

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OPM details strategy for workforce reshaping, basic tenets of Trump’s management agenda

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Time is now to reimagine the civil service, federal experts say

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President-elect Donald Trump/(AP Photo/John Locher)President-elect Donald Trump gives his acceptance speech during his election night rally, Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2016, in New York. (AP Photo/John Locher)

How Trump’s business acumen could influence the federal workforce

Experts in the federal community say President-elect Donald Trump’s business acumen will likely factor into the future of the federal workforce during…

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NAPA’s Blair stepping down following five-year tenure

After more than five years of leadership, Dan Blair, president and CEO of the National Academy of Public Administration, has announced he will be stepping…

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Dan Blair: Presidential transition planning already running

While the presidential campaigns in both parties seem to prattle on endlessly, one thing we know for sure. Come Friday, Jan. 20, 2017, someone new will enter the Oval Office. Probably with sore feet after a day of inauguration parades and galas. The real business of transition is already underway. Dan Blair, president and CEO of the National Academy of Public Administration, fills in Federal Drive with Tom Temin.

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