MITRE fellowships offer feds new systems engineering skills
The federally funded R&D center has partnered with the University of Virginia for a yearlong professional development for federal employees to learn about systems engineering.
Ditch the General Schedule, build competency-based workforce, report says
A new report suggests a complete overhaul of the federal workforce is needed to ensure the future role of government.
White House convenes industry on tech-driven workforce redesign
Trump administration officials met with industry experts to discuss how to redesign the federal workforce for the 21st century.
White House wants industry input on how to build its GEAR Center
The Trump administration is looking to create a public-private partnership laboratory to research how to build a better government.
PMA’s plans to modernize IT, workforce rebuffed by House Democrats
The White House’s plan to transform the government’s IT infrastructure, workforce and data management is facing a familiar foe: entrenched partisanship.
Data-driven civil service reform coming within months, OPM director says
Jeff Pon is exploring “wholesale” change for the federal workforce — and OPM plans to roll some of it out ahead of the November midterm elections.