Office of Personnel Management (OPM)
OPM reorg requires shift in agencies’ hiring strategies
Cybersecurity and information technology skills should be planned for 15 years out, and they're not the only ones, says one Government Accountability Office official.
New DOD agency for background investigations gets an acting director
The Defense Security Service has changed its name to the Defense Counterintelligence and Security Agency and has assumed all federal background investigations.
USAJobs.gov preps special ‘guidance’ as part of Trump’s ‘second chance hiring’ initiative
The initiative, which is focused primarily on encouraging private sector companies to hire ex-offenders, also extends to federal hiring.
OPM IT holding back retirement application processing, GAO says
OPM has not been consistently meeting its goals for speeding up its retirement application process, which still relies on paper.
Weichert says there’s still lots to do on the ‘people front’ of the PMA
"What we do affects all Americans," Weichert said at FedScoop's FedTalks conference.
OPM offers guides for handling automation’s effect on federal workforce
The toolkit has advice for executive leadership, managers and employees.