Can they save $121 Billion, the short answer is no! And why should they? It’s not their money it’s the worker’s that decided to live and work in a large metropolitan are where the traffic is always jammed up. Any agency that deals with any privacy concerns, let alone classified information has to make expenditures to accommodate telework. So,…[Read more]
EH Rice replied to the topic You Tell Me: Is Every Message Just Spin? in the forum Communications, Citizen Engagement, Customer Service 7 years, 8 months ago
Bluntly, any modern, and some not so modern, societies are based upon spin. I ask, why do kids want to go to McDonalds or Chucky Cheese? Is it that their products are better, no, it’s because of spin. Why do certain people win elections and others don’t? Spin!!! When something bad happens, what’s the first thing that is done? Damage Control…[Read more]
Marco stated that many agencies use a word match system. Well, they used to but not anymore with the advent of USA Staffing (this was a new system that was mandated that all agencies transition to, with about 80% having done so). You rate yourself as to your skills, abilities, and knowledge (though they call them competencies, or will if they…[Read more]
The “Job Banks” is a good idea in its essence, but I question the true motivation behind it:
1. I went to the Veteran’s Job Bank, plugged in my specialty and found that the jobs listed are, on the norm, more than 30 days old. The ones for the Government closed a long long time ago, or are of a standing list that will not be hired from anytime…[Read more]
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