More than 1,500 feds applied for first Cyber Reskilling Academy cohort
U.S. CIO Suzette Kent said it "shows there’s a great desire from our federal employees to transition into the cybersecurity career field."
OPM wants agencies to start gameplanning the modern workforce
Acting OPM director Margaret Weichert directed federal agencies to start thinking about the future of work in this year's Human Capital Reports.
Public-private partnerships could lead to big reskilling returns, report says
A new report claims that by pooling resources to reskill their workforces, public and private stakeholders could trim costs to the point of a net gain.
Update Paused: Could the shutdown stunt the government’s 21st century workforce?
The partial government shutdown has exacted disruptions to federal operations, including the White House's efforts to build a technology-based workforce.
Due to shutdown, Cybersecurity Reskilling Academy applications remain open
The application deadline for the Federal Cybersecurity Reskilling Academy was supposed to be Jan. 11.
2018 in review: Technology modernization meets the federal workforce
This year saw the Trump administration merge its goals of IT modernization and workforce reform by proposing to reskill federal employees.