MANAGEMENT - ALL ARTICLES

Results 6561-6570 of 8439

Impossible Goals

Despite the odds against closing the books in 45 days, financial managers hit the mark.

FEMA’s decline: an agency's slow slide from grace

Once the poster child for transformation and efficiency, the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s gradual deterioration left it weak and ill-prepared for Katrina.

Senate committee lifts ethics rule for Defense nominees

The rule, unique to the defense panel, required senior Pentagon officials holding pensions from defense contractors to buy an insurance policy to lock away the value of their benefits.

Organizational changes on tap for TSA

Shakeup would include eliminating old positions, creating new ones and possibly changing airport checkpoint procedures.

Revised DHS labor relations rules under scrutiny

Judge questions whether revisions go far enough in providing binding contracts.

Postal workers' union criticizes reform bill provisions

Long-time supporter of postal overhaul legislation echoes concerns expressed by Postal Service Board of Governors.

Demonstration projects find success in personnel reform

Opponents argue that small-scale experiments are not applicable governmentwide.

Former FEMA director says agency was gutted

Michael Brown initially blames state and local officials for Hurricane Katrina problems, but concedes under questioning that the federal government also failed.

Postal Service projects $1.8 billion budget shortfall

Rate increase will not offset shortage, officials say.

Whistleblower protections in limbo

Labor Department weighs whether certain protections apply to federal employees.