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Pentagon now using direct-hire authorities for a third of its cyber workforce

Congress has given DoD several tools to recruit and hire employees with cyber expertise. Recent statistics appear to show the Pentagon is beginning to…

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Jeff Neal

Administrative changes are the first step in civil service modernization

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Agencies relying more often on direct hire authorities to compete for talent, MSPB says

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Fast-track hiring authorities taking hold in DoD’s maintenance depots

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Margaret Weichert, OPM

OPM announces first batch of civil service changes, ‘more to come’

The Office of Personnel Management said it will soon sign off two separate direct-hire authorities and will begin initial steps to develop a special occupational…

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NDAA dashes chance of $40K buyouts for civilian employees

The prospect of a higher cap on Voluntary Separation Incentive Payments (VSIPs), again, failed to make it through in the annual defense authorization bill.

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To replace aging maintenance workforce, Army seeks extension of direct hiring authority

Special hiring authorities for personnel working in government-owned depots are set to expire in September.

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