Pathways Program

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Uncle Sam wants to get younger. Again.

Less than 7% of the federal workforce is under the age of 30, but data shows the government has long struggled to attract young talent. Will this time…

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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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New House bill attempts to reinvigorate underperforming federal internship program

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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

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Agencies get another tool for recruiting and hiring student interns, OPM says

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Biden’s diversity and inclusion EO highlights struggling federal internship program

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Agencies giving Pathways Programs better reviews

A new report from the Office of Personnel Management found interns, recent college graduates and Presidential Management Fellows are staying on with the…

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New OPM leadership, hiring tools to give agencies much-needed clarification

The Office of Personnel Management will clarify and create new tools to help agency leaders better understand the authorities they already have to recruit…

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OPM begins Pathways education campaign

The Office of Personnel Management is developing a handbook for hiring managers to better understand how the internship program works. The agency also plans to create videos and other tools for senior HR executives to navigate the program more successfully.

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