Workforce

Is Everyone Depressed?

Suddenly, many people meet the criteria for clinical depression. Doctors are scrambling to determine who needs urgent intervention, and who is simply the new normal.

GovExec Daily: Which Feds Will Be Coming Back to Offices Soon?

Eric Katz joins the show to discuss the ways different offices will reopen across the federal government.

Agencies Start Reopening Offices, Though Approaches Vary

VA, EPA and IRS are among the agencies bringing employees back to their offices despite worker anxieties.

It Pays to Work In the Nation’s Capital

Working in or for the federal government, especially in Washington, looks like a good bet during the pandemic.

How You Can Avoid ‘Zoom Fatigue’

Zoom meetings can feel more taxing than face-to-face meetings, a psychologist says.

Take Care of Your Mental Health — Your Job May Depend On It

Many are turning to alcohol and drugs to cope with stress. You should rethink that strategy, especially if you have a security clearance.

Never Go Back to the Office

The coronavirus killed corporate culture. Get used to working from home.

Coronavirus Roundup: Pentagon Outlines Return to Normal Operations; TSA Updates Screening Procedures

There's a lot to keep track of. Here’s today’s list of news updates and stories you may have missed.

GovExec Daily: When Will Feds Be Sent Back to Offices?

GovExec's Eric Katz updates the podcast on when civil servants may be able to get back to some semblance of normalcy.

Coronavirus Roundup: IRS to Bring Back More Employees; Census Outlines Plan to Resume Field Operations

There's a lot to keep track of. Here’s today’s list of news updates and stories you may have missed.

USPS Tests New Ways to Protect Employees From Coronavirus

Agency is seeking to ensure safety as many of the 17,000 workers it has quarantined return for duty.