• 2020 IPMA-HR Committees/Advisory Board Application

    Jan 27, 2020

    IPMA-HR is seeking members interested in serving on several committees/advisory board.  The 2020 IPMA-HR Committees/Advisory Board Application is available (Deadline:  February 14, 2020).

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  • 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 …

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  • 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.

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  • 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 …

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  • HR Headline Roundup for January 6-10, 2020

    Jan 10, 2020

    Government limits on AI algorithms, a strong market in 2020 college grads and more …

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  • IPMA-HR Executive Director Applications Will Be Accepted Until Feb. 15, 2020

    Jan 09, 2020

    IPMA-HR is seeking a strategic Executive Director (ED) who can lead and grow the premier professional organization for public sector human resource professionals. If you are a forward thinker capable of building strong relationships with members, strategic partners and staff, this may be the position for you! This is the first time in almost 25 years the organization has sought an ED. It is a critical and exciting opportunity for the organization and for the new Executive Director.

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  • HR Headline Roundup for December 30, 2019-January 3, 2020

    Jan 03, 2020

    Employment trends for state and local governments, 25 new state minimum wages, California’s bellwether labor laws and more…

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  • HR Headline Roundup for December 23-27, 2019

    Dec 27, 2019

    Tax on ‘Cadillac’ health plans permanently repealed, 2020 federal pay tables published, staffing problems follow from Virginia Beach Municipal Center shooting and more…

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  • HR Headline Roundup for December 16-20, 2019

    Dec 20, 2019

    The best federal agencies to work for, plenty for workers to like in the 2020 federal budget, the ACA survives for now, raises for state government employees and more …

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  • New Regular Rate Rule Takes Effect Early in 2020

    Dec 14, 2019

    The revisions, which become enforceable on Jan. 15, 2020, clarify how employers should account for the costs of things like leave, benefits, reimbursements and bonuses while calculating a nonexempt employee’s regular rate of pay.

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  • HR Headline Roundup for December 9-13, 2019

    Dec 13, 2019

    Congress agrees to paid family leave for feds, battling holiday stress and more …

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  • New Webinar: 2020 IPMA-HR Government Affairs Update

    Dec 11, 2019

    IPMA-HR's Executive Director, Neil Reichenberg, will present this critical government affairs update on federal legislative, regulatory, and judicial activity during the first half of 2020 and a prediction on what to expect during the rest of the year.

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  • 2020 Public Sector HR Essentials Program Session 1 Starts Soon!

    Dec 10, 2019

    Register Now for the first courses of 2020!

    Are you new to the public sector?  Are you transitioning from the private sector to the public sector?  The Public Sector HR Essentials Program is a foundational course that will ease transition of HR Professionals and help advance their professional development with invaluable expertise and specific strategies for success in the public sector.

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  • New Ethics Training Avaliable

    Dec 09, 2019

    IPMA-HR invites offers to host the initial offering of Developing an Ethical Culture in an Organization. The pilot is tentatively scheduled for late Jan 2020. 

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  • HR Headline Roundup for December 2-6, 2019

    Dec 06, 2019

    A full-throated defense of civil servants, expecting to work on Christmas Eve, planning a respectful and inclusive office holiday party, and more …

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  • IPMA-HR 2020 Annual Conference-Now Accepting Speaker Proposals

    Dec 05, 2019

    The International Public Management Association for Human Resources (IPMA-HR) is currently accepting speaker proposals for its 2020 Annual Training Conference.

    We invite you to submit a proposal to share your experience and expertise with your colleagues in human resources.

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  • HR Headline Roundup for November 25-29, 2019

    Nov 29, 2019

    Higher minimum wages do not cost jobs, free health coverage for Los Angeles city employees, grants for expanding job opportunities for people with disabilities and more …

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  • October-November 2019 Government Affairs Update

    Nov 27, 2019

    Against the drama of the impeachment inquiry, Congress continued debating legislation and wrangling over budgets. A stop-gap spending bill signed one week before Thanksgiving enables them to continue doing so for another month.

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  • HR Headline Roundup for November 18-22, 2019

    Nov 22, 2019

    U.S. government funded through December 20, a city and retirement fund recognized for innovative solutions, growing cyber threats for the public sector and more …

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  • Survey Detects Link Between Workers’ Comp Claims and High Out-of-Pocket Health Care Costs

    Nov 22, 2019

    Asked what could be done to mitigate the impact of high out-of-pocket costs on workers’ comp claims, a large majority of IPMA-HR members indicated that their insurance consultant should help them understand and manage the risk.

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