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The Trump administration’s first 200 days

The Trump administration’s first 200 days

According to data from the Partnership for Public Service, President Trump is significantly behind his two nearest predecessors (Presidents George...
How EPA’s IG hotline works

How EPA’s IG hotline works

Clay Brown, special agent at the Environmental Protection Agency’s Office of Inspector General, discusses how agencies can leverage IG hotlines.
Sammies finalists improve the air pollution screening process, save millions

Sammies finalists improve the air pollution screening process, save millions

Sarah Jovan, research ecologist for the Pacific Northwest Research Station at the U.S. Forest Service, discusses her work on air...
Parsing the role of managers amid OMB reorganization effort

Parsing the role of managers amid OMB reorganization effort

Federal workplace expert Mika Cross discusses how agencies can meet the long-term requirements of the Office of Management and Budget’s...
Making a case for government bureaucracy

Making a case for government bureaucracy

Paul Verkuil, author of “Valuing Bureaucracy” and former head of the Administrative Conference of the United States, discusses why in...
OPM announces new professional development roadmap for SES

OPM announces new professional development roadmap for SES

Jeri Bucholz, former chief human capital officer at NASA, discusses new guidance from the Office of Personnel Management impacting the...
FDA team helped greenlight first-generation artificial pancreas

FDA team helped greenlight first-generation artificial pancreas

Stayce Beck, chief of the Diabetes Diagnostics Devices Branch at the FDA, discusses her work on the first automated insulin...
Crossing generations in government innovation

Crossing generations in government innovation

Stan Soloway, CEO of Celero Strategies and former deputy undersecretary of defense & acquisition reform, discusses an innovation program that...
Veteran honored for breakthrough work helping the disabled

Veteran honored for breakthrough work helping the disabled

Rory Cooper, director of human engineering research laboratories at the Department of Veterans Affairs, discusses the work that won him...
Senate Committee plans TSP withdrawal bill markup

Senate Committee plans TSP withdrawal bill markup

Kim Weaver, director of external affairs at the Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board, discusses the TSP’s newest investments in IT...
NASA scientist honored for career researching air pollution

NASA scientist honored for career researching air pollution

Hanwant Singh, senior scientist at NASA Ames Research Center, discusses his 30-plus-year career in air pollution research and his nomination...
How government can build an evidence-based culture

How government can build an evidence-based culture

John Kamensky, senior fellow at the IBM Center for the Business of Government, discusses how developing an evidence-based culture in...
Looking at government reorganization from a management perspective

Looking at government reorganization from a management perspective

Chris Mihm, managing director for strategic issues at the Government Accountability Office, discusses what agency leaders should keep in mind...
Support for TSP modernization grows in the House

Support for TSP modernization grows in the House

Kim Weaver, director of external affairs at the Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board, discusses the growing support for the TSP...
DOJ advisor recognized for diplomatic work in Albania

DOJ advisor recognized for diplomatic work in Albania

Jon Smibert, resident legal advisor in the Department of Justice’s Criminal Division in Tirana, Albania, discusses the work that earned...
House signs off on bill to boost morale at DHS

House signs off on bill to boost morale at DHS

Jeffrey Neal, senior vice president at ICF and former Chief  Human Capital Officer at the Homeland Security Department, discusses the...
Trump administration & federal employee benefits

Trump administration & federal employee benefits

Tammy Flanagan, senior benefits director at the National Institute of Transition Planning, discusses how President Trump’s budget request would impact...
Agency approaches to OMB reorganization memo

Agency approaches to OMB reorganization memo

Michael Stough, Director of the Program Analysis and Evaluation division in the ffice of the chief financial officer at the...
IC views excepted service as a tool to overcome recruiting obstacles

IC views excepted service as a tool to overcome recruiting obstacles

Sara Ratcliff, director of the Human Capital Management Office for the Undersecretary of Defense for Intelligence, discusses the use of...
What it means to be SES amid reorganization

What it means to be SES amid reorganization

Ron Sanders, vice president at Booz Allen Hamilton and former chief human capital officer of the U.S Intelligence Community, discussed...
COOs still missing in many executive suites across government

COOs still missing in many executive suites across government

Mallory Barg Bulman, vice president of research and evaluation at the Partnership for Public Service, detailed the Partnership’s latest study...
Deadline for agency reform plans about two weeks away

Deadline for agency reform plans about two weeks away

Chris Lu, senior strategy advisor for FiscalNote and former deputy secretary of the U.S. Labor Department, discussed how agency leadership...
Government Matters (Full Show) – June 11, 2017

Government Matters (Full Show) – June 11, 2017

Exclusive: White House to announce phase one of management reform effort Linda Springer, senior advisor at the White House Office...
FRTIB, DoD prepare to go live on blended retirement

FRTIB, DoD prepare to go live on blended retirement

Kim Weaver, director of external affairs for the Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board, offered the latest information on the Department...