Each year hundreds of federal employees get to participate in an intensive, single day of education, courtesy of American University.
Bob Tobias, of the Key Executive Leadership program at American University, joined Federal Drive with Tom Temin in the studio to share his thoughts.
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.
Artificial intelligence in the service of human resources management may sound ironic. But HR experts all over are predicting AI will improve their function.
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.