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IPMA-HR's Public Sector Hub is your source for timely public sector news and information

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Latest News

  • HR Headline Roundup for January 20-24, 2020

    Jan 24, 2020

    A downward trend in job postings, a focus on employee reskilling, sleep as a wellness priority and more …

  • December 2019-January 2020 Government Affairs Update

    Jan 21, 2020

    Impeachment drama did not stop Congress and the White House from reaching a budget agreement to fund the U.S. government through the 2020 fiscal year or prevent House Democrats from continuing to pass legislation aimed at protecting workers from discrimination. In other news, the Affordable Care Act remains in danger of being completely invalidated, and the U.S. Department of Labor has issued updated rules for calculating an employee’s regular rate of pay and for determining joint employment status.

  • HR Headline Roundup for January 13-17, 2020

    Jan 17, 2020

    Paid family leave benefit in the works for State of Tennessee employees, employers refuse to hire nicotine users, tips for contacting job candidates via LinkedIn and more …

HR Policy Toolbox

The HR Policy Toolbox provides members with quick and easy access to an extensive library of over 500 critical peer-provided sample policies, articles, and RFPs for specific HR challenges.

Employee Engagement Services

IPMA-HR and CPS HR Consulting have teamed up to assist you and your agency in improving your level of employee engagement, with personalized surveys and guidance.

HR News

aug18-coverHR News is the information source that public sector human resources experts rely on to keep up to date on current and pending legislation, regulations, recent court decisions and the latest trends in the human resources field. This is a member-only publication. Please log in to gain access.

HR Bulletin

News iconDelivered straight to your inbox every week, and comprised of top headlines from leading industry sources, the HR Bulletin is the most convenient way to stay current on public sector HR news. This is a member-only publication. Please log in to gain access.

Research and Reports

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Our research team delivers up-to-date data and research related to public sector HR trends, performance monitoring and federal policy.

Public Personnel Management 

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Published specifically for human resource executives and managers in the public sector, each quarterly edition contains in-depth articles on trends, case studies and the latest research by top human resource scholars and industry experts. PPM is a member-only publication. Please log in to gain access.