Commission issues early recommendations for better federal IT hiring
A recent staff memo weighed in on things that the government could do to be more competitive.
Cybersecurity pros could work for multiple agencies under bill passed by Senate
The intent is not only to help fill specific gaps in the workforce, but also to help agencies recruit and retain employees who otherwise might choose Silicon Valley over the government.
Applications open for second Federal Cyber Reskilling Academy cohort
Applications for the popular program are open now through May 15.
OPM clashes with IG on cyber posture
OPM’s relationship with its inspector general has gone from a difference of opinion to a heated schism on the subject of IT security in its latest audit.
OPM gives agencies guidance on what makes a cyber job
OPM’s new "interpretive" guidance is the latest chapter in a 14-year effort to define the skills and roles needed for federal cybersecurity jobs.
Agency leaders aim to mix mission with perks to attract cyber workforce
Federal agencies are trying to get creative with the incentives they offer in-demand hires.