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Mitt Romney's Friends Keep Pushing Him to Run for President

Democrats have Hillary Clinton, but Republicans still lack a clear 2016 frontrunner to direct their speculation toward.

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NYPD Gets Training on How to Gain Followers and Influence on Twitter

'Tasteful humor is good' and don't post 'boring, jargon-filled tweets.'

Read moreSeptember 14, 2014Leave a comment

What Kind of CTO Will Megan Smith Be?

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Former Googler Megan Smith said she’ll take an expansive view of technology in her new role.

Read moreSeptember 12, 2014Leave a comment
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The Upside of Pessimism

The theory of defensive pessimism suggests that imagining—and planning for—worst-case scenarios can be more effective than trying to think positively.

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Why Every Executive Needs to Be Both a Hedgehog and a Fox

It’s critical to focus on the details and the big picture.

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The Complete Guide to Being on Time

Don't overload your schedule and make better use of your time.

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3 Ways to Keep Stress From Poisoning Your Work Environment

Don’t lead your team to the breaking point.

Will Congress Save the U.S. Postal Service?

A behind-the-scenes look at lawmakers’ inability to move forward on a desperately-needed overhaul.

They Crossed the Border as Unaccompanied Minors to Reunite With Their Mom

"I was very, very scared. I came with people I didn't know."

Rep. Jeff Miller, R-Fla., introduced a new measure to recoup bonuses already paid to employees already found guilty of misconduct.

Lawmakers Are Still Finding New Ways to Punish VA Employees

House panel looks to reform performance management and limit bonuses for VA workers.

Lawmaker Demands Answers on a Highly-Paid, Do-Nothing IRS Employee

Attack is the latest in a string of criticisms about the use of “official time” for union business.

Nonessential amenities in the homes in Ajo, Arizona, included stainless steel appliances, the IG found.

Homeland Security Outfits Homes for Ariz. Employees With Fancy Countertops, Walk-in Pantries

Customs and border agency paid a premium for land and unnecessary amenities, watchdog says.

IRS Can Now Withdraw Money from Your TSP Account to Collect on Tax Debts

Final rule aims to fix "loophole" that benefited federal employees.

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