Planning Ahead: How to Keep Busy During a Potential Shutdown

Although the shutdown predictions didn’t come to fruition this month, given the political landscape of the past few years, it seems that at least a threat of shutdown will continue into the foreseeable future. So, while some might see this as an opportunity to take a mini-break from work to take advantage of DC-area shutdown… Read more »

7 Online Trainings Anybody Looking to Become a Manager Should Take

We’ve found seven of the best online courses that can help government employees like yourself get ready to become a new manager.

Partners in Crime: Fostering Lasting Bonds with a Work Friend

Friend at work can be your sounding board when you need to vent, a beacon to help you reframe your negative thoughts, a cheerleader when you accomplish a goal, an ally when you need assistance, and a lifesaver when you really need one.