Key Executive Leadership Program at American University

  • Paid family leave for feds showing up in union contracts

    The idea of extending paid family leave for federal employees comes up year after year in Congress. Bob Tobias thinks it’s long overdue, and in fact the policy is making its way into some union contracts already.

  • AI may or may not take over HR tasks at agencies

    Artificial intelligence in the service of human resources management may sound ironic. But HR experts all over are predicting AI will improve their function.

  • Bob Tobias: Analysis raises concern about federal retirement overhaul

    A congressional study is comparing five potential options for overhauling the federal retirement system. The options – including one doing away with guaranteed pensions altogether – could have a dramatic effect on federal employment.