Results 4971-4980 of 7315

Defending Benefits

Federal employees are very protective of their benefits -- and wary of letting others in on the action.

Pentagon performance-based payouts average 7.6 percent

More than half of employees in first group to enter new personnel system are deemed “valued performers” -- the middle of the five-point scale.

Focus shifts to recruiting older workers

Nonprofits and lawmakers seek solutions to fill critical upper-level vacancies.

TSP prepares for increased activity due to stock market plunge

Officials urge participants to take a long-term view of investing for retirement.

Looking Ahead

Trends and events to keep an eye on for the rest of the year.

Homeland Security drops proposed labor relations plans

Even if department wanted to move forward, Congress has denied it the money to do so.

Pilot program will target corporate workers for federal jobs

Partnership for Public Service, Treasury and IBM to develop governmentwide model.

Reviewing Roth

The Thrift Savings Plan plans to look into adding a Roth 401(k) investment option.

Lawmakers, witnesses debate fairness of pension provisions

Government Pension Offset and Windfall Elimination Provision affecting Social Security benefits have long drawn the ire of federal retirees.

Vetoed authorization bill puts military bonuses on hold

Services have come to depend on the incentives to keep monthly recruiting and retention numbers on target.

Thank you for subscribing to newsletters from
We think these reports might interest you:

  • Forecasting Cloud's Future

    Conversations with Federal, State, and Local Technology Leaders on Cloud-Driven Digital Transformation

  • The Big Data Campaign Trail

    With everyone so focused on security following recent breaches at federal, state and local government and education institutions, there has been little emphasis on the need for better operations. This report breaks down some of the biggest operational challenges in IT management and provides insight into how agencies and leaders can successfully solve some of the biggest lingering government IT issues.

  • Communicating Innovation in Federal Government

    Federal Government spending on ‘obsolete technology’ continues to increase. Supporting the twin pillars of improved digital service delivery for citizens on the one hand, and the increasingly optimized and flexible working practices for federal employees on the other, are neither easy nor inexpensive tasks. This whitepaper explores how federal agencies can leverage the value of existing agency technology assets while offering IT leaders the ability to implement the kind of employee productivity, citizen service improvements and security demanded by federal oversight.

  • IT Transformation Trends: Flash Storage as a Strategic IT Asset

    MIT Technology Review: Flash Storage As a Strategic IT Asset For the first time in decades, IT leaders now consider all-flash storage as a strategic IT asset. IT has become a new operating model that enables self-service with high performance, density and resiliency. It also offers the self-service agility of the public cloud combined with the security, performance, and cost-effectiveness of a private cloud. Download this MIT Technology Review paper to learn more about how all-flash storage is transforming the data center.

  • Ongoing Efforts in Veterans Health Care Modernization

    This report discusses the current state of veterans health care


When you download a report, your information may be shared with the underwriters of that document.