Ron, Sanders, professor at the University of South Florida.

This experienced federal executive says tension with employee unions is a good thing

What is the proper role of union today? And do they help or hinder what JFK called the effective conduct of public business? We’re exploring the question…

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NAPA report details path forward for OPM, but advocates worry it’ll be easily forgotten

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What may survive from Trump’s workforce agenda, with many of the signature policies gone

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Salary Council appointee resigns, calls Schedule F executive order a ‘red line’

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Federal locality pay: Broken or underfunded?

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No new recommendations for additional locality pay areas, at least not yet

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Salary Council members make official case for comprehensive federal pay changes

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Council offers up 5 recommendations to change the way federal pay is measured

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Federal Salary Council pushing 6 new locality pay areas in effect for 2019

The Federal Salary Council will also review the methodology it currently uses to determine the locality pay program.

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Growing number of flexibilities, alternative personnel systems a sign agencies are looking for escape

More and more agencies are turning to alternative personnel systems as a solution to hiring, accountability or performance challenges.

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How COOs are indispensable to management agendas

These COOs frequently occupy deputy secretary positions that require Senate confirmation, many of which are vacant in the current administration. But it’s the people occupying these offices that are best positioned to make real changes in the way agencies perform their missions.

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