Science in the Age of Trump

Key federal vacancies and policies dismissing climate change worry many in the field.

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These Two Activities Can Improve The Mind And Body arrowNew research offers an unexpected way to get more active, plus a exercise-based way to ...

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Oversight

Report: IG Is Investigating State Dept. Reassignments arrowHouse Democrats had requested an inquiry into career staff being moved to FOIA ...

Contracting

GSA Announces $2.5 Billion Modernization of Federal Payroll and Leave Systems arrowThe last major payroll provider consolidation took place ...

On Politics

Republican Leaders Confront an Immigration Revolt on Two Sides arrowAs House moderates near success in forcing votes on DACA, Speaker Paul ...

Management

White House Issues Its Vision for Greener Federal Operations arrowA new executive order tasks agencies with boosting energy efficiency and ...

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So States Ban Bump Stocks. Now How Do They Enforce the Law? arrowNew Jersey is not the only state having trouble enforcing its ban. In ...

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Census Bureau Goes Tech Shopping for 2020 Count arrowThe bureau is looking for help with background vetting, app testing and other prep for ...

Management

These Agencies Saw the Biggest Changes in Use of 'Official Time' Over Two Years arrowOPM report notes an overall increase in use of the ...

Veterans Affairs

Trump’s Pick to Lead VA Is a Surprise to Many, Including the Nominee arrowRobert Wilkie has been serving in the job in an acting capacity ...

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Why Introverts Might Actually Be Better Networkers arrowScientists call it "multiplex ties."

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Do Your Programs Still Fit? arrowPerhaps agency leaders should try them on for size.

SPECIAL REPORTS

Managing Your Career in the Trump Era image description Do you feel like you are making a difference or are you just trying to survive? Read more

Next Steps in Improving Government Performance image description Agencies have greater access to data than ever before, yet front line managers are not leveraging this wealth of information to inform decisions. Read more

Groups Monitoring Agency Website Changes See Deeper Trump Agenda image description Removal of some health data from HHS site is simply a matter of reorganizing information by disease, not population group, HHS says. Read more

PROMOTIONS

Data-Driven Readiness: Using Advanced Analytics to Balance Performance with Costs image description Defense organizations have long sought to take full advantage of one of their most valuable resources – the vast amount of data they collect day in and day out. This data can support more insightful, forward-looking decisions about readiness, logistics, manpower, costs, and a host of other critical defense concerns.

Flash Poll: The Future of Collaboration image description The federal government’s effectiveness depends on those who carry out its mission — and in order to do their jobs, federal employees need to have access to state-of-the-art collaboration technologies. To learn about the current state of federal IT tools, GBC polled a random sample of 143 federal employees in January 2018.

New Wireless Management Tools Offer More Flexibility and Security image description We humans just can’t help ourselves. When it comes to mobile security, our lack of cyber hygiene presents a huge security risk.

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