• The keys to landing a federal job

    What are the keys to getting a federal job? Find out when Dr. Lisa Matthews. founder and president of Top Choice Resumes, joins host Derrick Dortch on this week’s Fed Access.

  • New identity management approach for USAJobs

    In today’s Federal Newscast, the website is among the first citizen facing sites to use the new identity management service.

  • Government puts out help wanted sign for IT positions

    The CIO Council and OPM are hosting an IT workforce jobs fair in November focusing on filling critical IT and cyber jobs for more than 20 federal agencies.

  • updates continue in 2017 with latest round from OPM

    The Office of Personnel Management unveiled another round of updates to, the federal jobs portal that long left applicants, agency human resource specialists and chief human capital officers frustrated with the hiring process. It’s part of OPM’s ongoing and iterative efforts to improve the user and agency experience with USAJobs.

  • OPM to launch for jobseekers, plus more USAJobs updates on the way

    A new site designed to serve as a one-stop shop for federal managers, employees, job seekers and academic institutions and students in the cybersecurity field will launch within the next two months. The Office of Personnel Management said it’s one of several steps the administration is taking to help agencies better recruit and hire new talent.

  • Strategies for hiring a more diverse workforce

    Federal hiring doesn’t have to be onerous and slow. In fact, federal managers have more than 100 hiring authorities to help them get the right talent fast. If staying competitive in hiring and making a more diverse workforce are among your goals, you need to get more familiar with hiring authorities.

  • OPM’s revamped USAJobs — Improved or just a new coat of paint?

    Former DHS CHCO Jeff Neal says OPM has done more than just put lipstick on a pig with its USAjobs renovation.

  • A federal website gets it right!

    The updated is looking pretty good. As in, two clicks to lists of jobs in your general area of expertise.

  • USAJobs turns 20, as OPM adds more site features

    The latest updates to include a new, more responsive mobile site, as well as a help center and frequently-asked-questions page. The new improvements come from the Office of Personnel Management, which is celebrating the job portal’s 20th anniversary this week.

  • OPM pitches Hiring Excellence campaign as new solution to old problem

    As part of the Hiring Excellence campaign, OPM is going on the road to speak with the federal HR community in the field. The goal is to better educate HR specialists and hiring managers about the wide variety of authorities and flexibilities they already have to recruit and hire new talent.