Office of Personnel Management (OPM)
White House prioritizes skills-based federal hiring in executive order
The order will allow agencies to vet "candidates using assessment methods that more directly determine whether job seekers possess the knowledge, skills and abilities to do the job they're applying for," said Michael Rigas.
OPM details its return from maximum telework in guide
Telework remains encouraged in phases 1 and 2 of facility reopenings.
As DCSA surpasses background investigation goal, is Trusted Workforce 2.5 likely?
The Defense Counterintelligence and Security Agency set a goal in December to reach a “steady target state” of 200,000 cases pending.
USAJOBS consolidates coronavirus response job openings
The new code will help agencies prioritize hiring for mission-critical work.
GSA’s coronavirus bot shows how RPA can supplement pandemic response
The agency needed to process a lot of data about infection counts in areas where it runs federal buildings. Robotic process automation (RPA) cut down a lot of repetitive, manual work that humans were doing.
Adopting agile mindsets can help agencies ace their FITARA scorecards
In this contributed op-ed, Red Hat's David Egts explains how agencies can develop core agile principles to make their modernization efforts worthy of an “A” grade.