Employee engagement

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Meet the agency whose COVID-19 response earned near-perfect marks

More than 97% of employees at the Farm Credit Administration gave the agency high marks for its COVID-19 responses over the last year, the most of any…

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DHS sees more employee engagement successes, even in a pandemic year

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Agency ratings reveal federal government still behind private sector for engagement

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Agencies score high marks from employees on handling of pandemic, but leadership issues persist

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2020 FEVS: What we learned about the federal workforce during COVID-19

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Feds are busy, and busier during the pandemic. Of course they’re feeling burnout.

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What may survive from Trump’s workforce agenda, with many of the signature policies gone

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As pandemic continues, former agency officials call for mission refocus at DHS

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After multiple delays, Connolly troubled by ‘apparent mishandling’ of employee viewpoint survey

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Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan speaks at a news conference on Monday, April 20, 2020 in Annapolis, Md., with his wife, Yumi Hogan, right, where the governor announced Maryland has received a shipment from a South Korean company to boost the state's ability to conduct tests for COVID-19 by 500,000. Hogan said he asked his wife, who is Korean, to help negotiate with Korean officials, on March 28, and that set in motion 22 days of vetting and negotiations to bring the large increase in testing capacity to Maryland. (AP Photo/Brian Witte)

Stay home or reopen: Do you trust your agency leader to make the right call?

Your agency has a lot to think about as it considers reopening federal offices during the pandemic. Employees will trust the good leaders to make the right…

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Morale at DHS: Not as bad as you think?

The Department of Homeland Security has launched an employee and family readiness council that senior leaders believe are addressing workforce engagement…

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Performance is the key to employee engagement

Agencies will likely miss out on the symbiotic relationship between performance and engagement. Strategically, the better approach is to integrate these two critically important human capital processes by making performance management the centerpiece of the employee engagement strategy.

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