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NAPA report details path forward for OPM, but advocates worry it’ll be easily forgotten

The National Academy of Public Administration detailed a solid path forward for the Office of Personnel Management, former agency executives and advocates…

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

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Bipartisan Policy Center

Elections mean transitions, even if the incumbent wins

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Bipartisan Policy Center

Could it be time to rethink how federal agencies conduct oversight functions?

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Bipartisan Policy Center

Former OPM director leads task force looking into agency performance

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Federal News Radio

Does the administration have what it takes to reinvigorate an outdated civil service system?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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Dan Blair: A look back at NAPA’s last 5 years

Members of the National Academy of Public Administration share an important characteristic. Even if you retire from your job, you never really give up…

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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 down.

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