• HR Headline Roundup for November 4-8, 2019

    Nov 08, 2019

    Productivity jumps with a shortened workweek, 2019 FEVS results, new retirement savings limits and more …

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  • HR Headline Roundup for October 28-November 1, 2019

    Nov 01, 2019

    Striking Chicago teachers get most of what they demanded, federal land managers in danger from public and more ...

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  • HR Headline Roundup for October 21-25, 2019

    Oct 25, 2019

    ACA plan prices fall, free mental health care for NYPD officers, failing to protect whistleblowers and more ...

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  • HR Headline Roundup for October 14-18, 2019

    Oct 18, 2019

    Still short of full employment, progressive discipline for federal employees under fire and more ...

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  • HR Headline Roundup for October 7-11, 2019

    Oct 11, 2019

    Pay still matters, the impeachment fight creates liabilities for federal employees and more ...

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  • IPMA-HR Supports Proposed Revisions to FMLA Forms

    Oct 07, 2019

    While public sector HR managers consider the updated forms to be improvements, they did suggest tweaks and ask for a fitness for duty form doctors and employees could use to document the ability to return to work.

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  • HR Headline Roundup for September 30-October 4, 2019

    Oct 04, 2019

    Impeachment response could steer talent away from intelligence and the Foreign Service, a young Capitol Hill workforce eying exits, cybersecurity vs. staff accessibility in San Diego, and more ...

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  • September 2019 Government Affairs Update

    Oct 01, 2019

    Changes to programs and policies of everyday importance to public sector human resources professionals continue being made just beneath the turmoil roiling Washington, D.C. All federal agencies will continue operating until at least mid-November, and the Supreme Court is set to rule whether LGBT employees have Title VII protections against discrimination. The updated federal overtime rule finally got published, and an official opinion on how to calculate overtime for dual police-firefighter employees exists.

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  • Efforts to Improve Employee Engagement in the Public Sector Show Promise, but Barriers to Assessing Engagement Remain

    Oct 01, 2019

    Around one-in-five public sector organizations are seeing efforts to improve employee engagement pay off in more collaboration among staff members, higher worker retention rates, and increased communication both within departments and from the top of the organization to frontline workers.

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  • HR Headline Roundup for September 23-27, 2019

    Sep 27, 2019

    Averting a federl government shutdown, a controversial U.S. labor secretary, a "chaotic" BLM relocation process, unsustainable health insurance cost increases and more ...

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  • Federal Overtime Rule Finalized to Take Effect Jan. 1, 2020

    Sep 24, 2019

    Follow this link to read the full details directly from DOL's Wage & Hour Division.

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  • HR Headline Roundup for September 16-20, 2019

    Sep 20, 2019

    EEO-1 data collection changes, state budget crises, keys to employee wellness and more ...

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  • HR Headline Roundup for September 9-13, 2019

    Sep 13, 2019

    A new OPM director, free water district websites, myths of employer branding and more ...

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  • HR Headline Roundup for September 2-6, 2019

    Sep 06, 2019

    A persstent and widespread skills shortage, BLM to roam, ransomware responses and more ...

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  • HR Headline Roundup for August 26-30, 2019

    Aug 30, 2019

    New car or health care?, .Facebook Local Alerts, the Virginia Beach city manager resigns and more...

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  • HR Headline Roundup for August 19-23, 2019

    Aug 23, 2019

    Retaliation at the U.S. State Department, an Alaska state budget reprieve, coordinated ransomware attacks on local governments and more ...

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  • HR Headline Roundup for August 12-16, 2019

    Aug 16, 2019

    How 2020 Dem candidates view public servants, staff shortage and retaliation at the State Department, risky calls for police and more ...

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  • HR Headline Roundup for August 5-9, 2019

    Aug 09, 2019

    Learning the reason for federal agency relocations, seeing how state spending lags the rest of the economic recovery, closing a window into state and local government management and more ...

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  • July-August 2019 Government Affairs Update

    Aug 04, 2019

    Before Congress went on recess until after Labor Day, U.S. representatives and senators reached a two-year budget deal and advanced legislation to eliminate the so-called Cadillac Tax on generous employer-sponsored health insurance plans. House Democrats also succeeded in passing a federal minimum wage increase. For its part, IPMA-HR asked lawmakers to abandon plans to require collective bargaining for public sector employees.

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  • HR Headline Roundup for July 29-August 2, 2019

    Aug 02, 2019

    Federal government reorganization pushed, federal government shutdown continues taking toll, obesity as a disability, heat bonuses for city waste management workers and more ...

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