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A new Federal Employee Defection and Fallout PulsePoll found pay freezes, the current political environment and the prospect of a better salary in the private sector are driving 50% of federal employees to consider…
Added by Christopher Dorobek on March 11, 2014 at 4:18pm — No Comments
Many state and local governments are nearing the end of the 7-10 year lifespan of the average budgeting and performance management software system, causing more and more key-decision makers to explore new budgeting and performance management technologies.
In fact, according to the “2013 Gartner Financial Executives International (FEI) CFO Technology Study,” nearly 60% of CFOs indicated that investing in analytics and decision-making was their top priority, as it should…Continue
Added by Kara Batt on March 11, 2014 at 12:10pm — No Comments
Professional networks are a very important piece of career progression. Not only do they expand your circle of contacts, but they can also help to build confidence, test new skills, and provide opportunities for career advancement. The more occasions you have to make new connections, the better equipped you will be at utilizing resources available to you and building your brand.
Expanding the mentee’s sphere of influence also produces…Continue
Added by Kathy Wentworth Drahosz on March 11, 2014 at 11:49am — No Comments
Oh good. I’m not the only one.
Time moves especially quickly for busy people, it seems. Tasks and expectations don’t wait. The bottom line is calling. There’s a line outside your door of people and issues that need your attention.
Where do you find the time to complete your…Continue
Added by Ken Boxer on March 11, 2014 at 10:54am — No Comments
A new Federal Employee Defection and Fallout PulsePoll found pay freezes, the current political environment and the prospect…Continue
Added by Emily Jarvis on March 11, 2014 at 9:00am — No Comments
If a public administrator wants to be taken seriously, should she wear a suit or a hoodie? It depends which culture she’s dealing with. Traditional public administration culture focuses on hierarchical institutions--how the public administrator can serve the institution’s mission…Continue
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Since 1979, the Association of Federal Information Resource Management (AFFIRM) has been meeting with industry and government groups to talk about IT challenges. 35 years is a long time for any organization to have a lasting impact, but for IT it may as well be a century.
Back when AFFIRM launched, computers did not exist at OMB. There were no cellphones, tablets or…Continue
Added by Emily Jarvis on March 10, 2014 at 12:00pm — No Comments
All federal employees should be mindful of the importance of workforce diversity, especially federal managers. Executive Order 13583 was signed by President Obama in August 2011: Establishing a Coordinated Government-wide Initiative to Promote Diversity and Inclusion…Continue
Added by Dannielle Blumenthal on March 9, 2014 at 7:00pm — No Comments
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These are just a few words used to describe who some have deemed the “entitlement generation” - often called Millennials or Gen Y or even Generation C.…Continue
Added by Scott Span on March 7, 2014 at 10:26am — No Comments
But when you think of government, is there a brand? What about at the…Continue
Added by Emily Jarvis on March 7, 2014 at 9:43am — No Comments
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Added by Dannielle Blumenthal on March 6, 2014 at 10:00pm — No Comments
If you’re a senior level executive who is middle aged, you probably came up through the ranks a bit, after education paved the way and experience opened doors.
If you’re a senior level executive who is of a younger generation, perhaps connections made while in school, or a strong sense of entrepreneurial spirit led you…Continue
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