Sherin Shibu wrote a new post, 7 Controllable Factors that Impact Workplace Success, on the site GovLoop 46 minutes ago
From physics labs to open software engineering-focused office spaces, the setting and skills required from each place I’ve worked have varied. I’ve enjoyed acquiring the flexibility to thrive in different work […]
GovLoop and Young Government Leaders (YGL) partnered today to talk about how to stay resilient during the partial shutdown of the federal government. Miguel Aviles, Chair of the YGL Advisory Panel, and Michelle […]
Sherin Shibu wrote a new post, State and Local Cybersecurity Trends to Watch in 2019, on the site GovLoop 4 days, 17 hours ago
Security, risk management and IT consolidation and optimization are among the top priorities for state and local government technology officials in 2019.
During a Jan. 17 webinar hosted by the Public Technology […]
Sherin Shibu wrote a new post, Shutdown Spurs Early Food Stamp Payments Amid Funding Concerns, on the site GovLoop 6 days, 2 hours ago
The partial government shutdown caused the early disbursement of food stamp payments amid concerns about funding shortages.
In a move unprecedented in scale and size, the Agriculture Department’s (USDA) b […]
Sherin Shibu wrote a new post, Lawsuit Questions Constitutionality of Excepted Employees Faced with Shutdown, on the site GovLoop 6 days, 23 hours ago
A lawsuit filed by the National Treasury Employees Union (NTEU) on Jan. 9 takes fault with section 1342 of the Antideficiency Act, which the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) used to require thousands of […]
Sherin Shibu wrote a new post, House Majority Leader Launches Shutdown Website for the Public, on the site GovLoop 1 week ago
As part of an ongoing effort to highlight the voices of Americans affected by the partial shutdown, House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer launched a website on Jan. 14 that allows the public to share their opinions […]
Sherin Shibu wrote a new post, Majority of Americans Say U.S. Is Ready for a Cyberattack, on the site GovLoop 1 week ago
A Jan. 9 report from the Pew Research Center shows that many Americans think the United States is prepared to handle a cyberattack.
The nonpartisan fact tank surveyed 27,612 respondents from 26 countries, […]
Sherin Shibu wrote a new post, One County’s Response to the Longest Shutdown in History, on the site GovLoop 1 week, 1 day ago
The partial government shutdown has affected county and statewide operations, delaying or restricting action across agencies that directly impact local communities. On the west coast, for example, preparation for […]
Sherin Shibu wrote a new post, Federal Cybersecurity Faces Setbacks Amid Shutdown, on the site GovLoop 1 week, 4 days ago
The partial federal shutdown has spurred furloughs at crucial agencies for cybersecurity, including the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security […]
Sherin Shibu wrote a new post, Feds Tell Congress: ‘Do Your Job So We Can Do Ours’, on the site GovLoop 1 week, 5 days ago
Furloughed employees, union leaders and elected officials gathered blocks from the White House on Jan. 10 to express the need to end the shutdown.
“We’ve partnered with the American Federation of Government Emp […]
Understanding how the shutdown impacts pay and benefits is a top priority for furloughed federal employees and those who are currently working without pay. Friday, Jan. 11, marks the first time these employees […]
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