Kiran Ahuja

Living our values by ensuring a livable wage

Kiran Ahuja, the director of the Office of Personnel Management, explains why making sure the federal workforce earns a minimum wage of $15 per hour is…

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OPM to create Chief Diversity Officer Council to elevate role across government

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(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)Kiran Ahuja, the nominee to be Office of Personnel Management Director, appears before a Senate Governmental Affairs Committee hybrid nominations hearing on Capitol Hill, Thursday, April 22, 2021, in Washington. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

For newly empowered CHCO Council, the future of federal work is top of mind

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(AP Photo/Susan Walsh)President Joe Biden speaks from the East Room of the White House in Washington, Monday, Dec. 6, 2021, on his administrations plans to lower the costs of prescription drugs, letting Medicare negotiate drug prices, capping how much seniors and people with disabilities have to pay for drugs. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

After year-long hiatus, Biden names 230 winners for Presidential Rank Awards

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(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)Kiran Ahuja, the nominee to be Office of Personnel Management Director, appears before a Senate Governmental Affairs Committee hybrid nominations hearing on Capitol Hill, Thursday, April 22, 2021, in Washington. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

OPM has a new tiger team to help agencies wade through federal hiring demands

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House Oversight and Reform Committee Ranking Member James Comer, R-Ky., speaks during a House Oversight and Reform Committee regarding the on Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, May 12, 2021. (Jonathan Ernst/Pool via AP)

OPM bill advances after testy debate, perhaps a foreboding sign for future reform efforts

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Facing pressure for more talent, agencies get new resources from OPM to surge federal hiring

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(AP Photo/Susan Walsh)Joe Biden

Agencies should delay toughest penalties for unvaccinated federal employees, Biden administration says

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In new guide, OPM urges agencies to weave telework, remote work into workforce culture

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(AP Photo/Matt RourkeFILE - In this June 23, 2014, file photo, a recruiter, at left, takes the resume of an applicant during a job fair, in Philadelphia. On Thursday, May 11, 2017, the Labor Department reports on the number of people who applied for unemployment benefits the week before. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File)

OPM hiring policy gives agencies new tool to more easily recruit recent graduates

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(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)Kiran Ahuja, the nominee to be Office of Personnel Management Director, appears before a Senate Governmental Affairs Committee hybrid nominations hearing on Capitol Hill, Thursday, April 22, 2021, in Washington. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

With agencies preparing for the future of work, Ahuja says OPM is ready to help

The Office of Personnel Management is preparing new telework and remote work guidance for agencies, and it’s pulling together more training materials for…

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Under new Biden initiative, agencies will do more to educate employees about collective bargaining

The White House on Wednesday announced new steps agencies will take to better inform prospective federal employees, new hires and current workers about…

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Combined Federal Campaign

With donations rebounding during pandemic, CFC ready to build on last year’s successes

Employees and retirees in the national capital region raised $37.2 million through the Combined Federal Campaign in 2020, a number the CFC’s organizers believe the workforce can meet or exceed this year.

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