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

The Biden administration quickly eliminated many of its predecessors’ signature federal workforce policies. With the Schedule Fs and diversity/inclusion…

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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

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

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Mallory Barg Bulman & Ron Sanders: Introducing deputies for federal agency modernization

Mallory Barg Bulman and Ron Sanders joined Federal Drive with Tom Temin to discuss the results of a joint study between the Partnership of Public Service…

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SES modernization plan should include risks, on and off ramps, roles for millennials

The senior executive service faces an unprecedented time where criticism is rampant, the environment is fast-paced and the retirement bubble teeters on…

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Worry more about attrition, not the 90-day hiring freeze, human capital experts say

President Donald Trump’s hiring freeze memo leaves plenty of room for agency interpretation, human capital experts say. Specifically, it lets agencies ask for exemptions to the short term hiring freeze, until the Office of Management and Budget develops a plan to cut the size of the federal workforce through attrition. That concept, experts say, should worry agencies more than a 90-day freeze.

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