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DoD IG’s office manages to boost employee favorability

No federal executive wants his or her agency or bureau to languish at the bottom of those rankings of employee engagement.

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Tim McManus: Beating private sector at recruiting game

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Bob Tobias: Feds, senior executives have ‘perception versus reality’ problems

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Hearing weighs causes of, solutions to low morale in federal workforce

Sen. Jon Tester (D-Mont.), chairman of the Senate Subcommittee on the Efficiency and Effectiveness of Federal Programs and the Federal Workforce, hosted…

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Best Places to Work rankings show repeat winners and all-time lows

2013 marks the lowest employee satisfaction scores in agencies, according to the annual Best Places to Work report from the Partnership for Public Service…

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Satisfied workers key to one small agency’s success

With a staff of about 50 workers, the U.S. Trade and Development Agency helps American businesses find opportunities overseas. The agency’s director says her staff “has buy-in focus on the same mission,” which explains their overall sense of satisfaction.

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