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After years of contentious negotiations, HHS, NTEU agree to labor relations reset

The Department of Health and Human Services is the latest agency to announce a reset in labor relations with its union, following a Biden administration…

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The technology clock is ticking, as agencies move toward modernization

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Is the federal workforce due for a big growth spurt?

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(AP Photo/Susan Walsh)Education Secretary nominee Miguel Cardona testifies before the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions committee during his confirmation hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2021. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, Pool)

Senate confirms Cardona as Biden’s education secretary

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At some agencies, acting leadership often outlasted permanent appointees over last 4 years

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FILE - In this Jan. 28, 2020 file photo, Connecticut State Commissioner of Education Miguel Cardona speaks with Berlin High School students while on a tour of the school. President-elect Joe Biden has chosen the education commissioner for Connecticut and a former public school teacher to serve as education secretary.  (Devin Leith-Yessian/Berlin Citizen/Record-Journal via AP)

Biden: Cardona right pick to lead education through pandemic

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(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)In this Aug. 9, 2017, photo, flags decorate a space outside the office of Education Secretary Betsy DeVos, at the Education Department in Washington. The U.S. Education Department is warning America’s universities that they must accurately report money coming from foreign nations or risk facing federal investigations, fines and legal action.  (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)

How the Federal Student Aid program has adjusted to the pandemic

The Education Department’s student aid program is about to host an online conference for more than 14,000 people in the financial community.

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Predictive analytics being used to spot missing, suspicious payments for agencies

Predictive analytics can help detect internal and external failures.

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Agencies cut official time by 28% in 2019, per latest OPM data

Agencies reported a 28% drop in official time usage across government in 2019, according to a new report from the Office of Personnel Management.

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