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NIST aims to cut ‘tech speak’ from cyber workforce framework

The NICE framework, which defines cyber workforce roles, just added new competencies and updated skills. But for cyber leaders at NIST, that’s only the…

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Still ‘long way to go’ after 13% bump in federal early-career employees

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WH aims to transition nearly 100K federal IT jobs to skills-based hiring

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How the federal government can approach skills-based hiring

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Heading into 2024, OPM ‘fundamentally rethinking’ federal hiring

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Agencies have a standardized set of skills to look for when hiring, developing program evaluators

In a new competency model, OPM listed 33 specific skills that it said are important for program evaluation work.

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New OPM ‘handbook’ details skills-based job qualifications for governmentwide roles

The initiative from OPM aims to help agencies provide consistent messaging about how federal job candidates are chosen, trained and evaluated.

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Reforming federal hiring: Does the Chance to Compete Act promise more than the government can deliver?

The massively bipartisan Chance to Compete Act aims to modernize federal hiring — but experts say limitations in HR offices could stunt its potential, while others think the bill doesn’t take hiring reform far enough.

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