• HR Headline Roundup for May 25-29, 2020

    May 29, 2020

    Literally keeping the lights on, confronting public sector workforce worries and more …

    • In the News
    • News & Media
  • HR Headline Roundup for May 18-22, 2020

    May 22, 2020

    Protecting government employees during the pandemic, workforce worries intensify, an Alabama city declares bankruptcy, Virginia Beach memorializes slain city workers and more …

    • In the News
    • News & Media
  • New State & Local Government Financial Wellness Initiative Now Accepting Grant Proposals

    May 15, 2020

    A webinar is scheduled for Thursday, May 28, 2020, at 3:00 pm Eastern to review the grant proposal process and respond to questions.

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    • News & Media
  • HR Headline Roundup for May 11-15, 2020

    May 15, 2020

    Considering the future of the public sector workforce, writing the HR playbook for a pandemic, a dire warning on public pensions and more …

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    • News & Media
  • HR Headline Roundup for May 4-8, 2020

    May 08, 2020

    Did public employees die in the line of duty during the COVID-19 pandemic, exactly how should offices reopen, how stressed are employees, who will lead the United States Postal Service and more …

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    • News & Media
  • IPMA-HR Names Cara Woodson Welch as New Executive Director

    May 05, 2020

    The Executive Council of the International Public Management Association for Human Resources selected Cara Woodson Welch, Esq., to serve as the Association’s new executive director. Most recently general counsel for WorldatWork, Welch succeeds Neil Reichenberg, who is retiring after nearly 24 years leading IPMA-HR.

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  • HR Headline Roundup for April 27-May 1, 2020

    May 01, 2020

    Calculating the human and monetary costs of the coronavirus pandemic to the U.S. public sector and more …

    • In the News
    • News & Media
  • Virtual Roundtable | Handling Coronavirus in the Workplace: Plans to Re-Open

    May 01, 2020

    Join us for the next discussion as part of our Virtual Roundtable Series on how Public Sector HR organizations are handling coronavirus in the workplace.

    Our panelists will be discussing how HR is handling the plans and processes involved in re-opening their public sector organizations.

  • IPMA-HR Joins Coalition to Provide Grants and Tools for State and Local Government Workforce Wellness Programs

    Apr 24, 2020

    Supported by the Wells Fargo Foundation and administered by the Center for State and Local Government Excellence, the new effort is being supported by the International Public Management Association for Human Resources and the National Association of State Treasurers Foundation.

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  • HR Headline Roundup for April 20-24, 2020

    Apr 24, 2020

    Public sector priorities once the pandemic abates, reopening government offices, calculating the cost of pandemic response and more …

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    • News & Media
  • April 2020 Government Affairs Update

    Apr 18, 2020

    Federal legislation to respond to the coronavirus crisis has generated reams of new rules for granting emergency leave, handling payroll taxes and complying with disability discrimination laws. All those come as employers continue adapting to the revised overtime and regular rate regulations that took effect at the start of 2020.

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    • Washington Updates
  • What Must Be Included in the Regular Rate of Pay When Calculating Overtime Payments

    Apr 18, 2020

    The U.S. Department of Labor on March 26, 2020, issued three letters concerning what must be included in the regular rate of pay when calculating overtime payments. Click a header to read the full text of each letter.

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    • Washington Updates
  • HR Headline Roundup for April 13-17, 2020

    Apr 17, 2020

    Was the public sector ready, are employees holding up, how will governments cover costs and more …

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    • News & Media
  • HR Headline Roundup for April 6-April 10, 2020

    Apr 10, 2020

    Paying for coronavirus response, protecting public employees, acknowledging the price being paid by public safety personnel and more …

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  • Webinar: How to Thrive and Flourish When Working in Isolation (From Home)

    Apr 06, 2020

    We invest in so many things and now is the time to invest in yourself. This is the moment to strengthen your resilience, cultivate self-compassion, find ways seek out the positive moments and rise above the negative noise.

    Petra will take you through ten proven steps that will help you work with your fears, create steadiness within, and allow you to hold space for all of your emotions, without getting swept up in them.

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  • HR Headline Roundup for March 20-April 3, 2020

    Apr 03, 2020

    Coronavirus takes its toll on public sector payrolls, public safety personnel and public employers …

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    • News & Media
  • 2020 IPMA-HR Education Fellowships and Scholarships - DEADLINE June 1, 2020

    Mar 30, 2020

    Don't miss out on these national membership benefits!  Education funding opportunities for you and your children.  Application DEADLINE June 1, 2020.   Learn more (access fellowship and scholarship applications).

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  • 2020 IPMA-HR Award Nominations - DEADLINE June 1, 2020

    Mar 30, 2020

    It’s that time of the year again to nominate a well-deserved public sector individual or agency for one the 2020 awards, given by IPMA-HR to recognize outstanding achievements and milestones within the public sector. Application DEADLINE June 1, 2020.  Learn more (access award applications).

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  • HR Headline Roundup for March 23-27, 2020

    Mar 27, 2020

    Government service gains respect during coronavirus crisis, first responders and government IT challenged as never before, SCOTUS strengthens defenses against racial discrimination claims …

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    • News & Media
  • IPMA-HR Nominations for the 2022 President Now Being Accepted

    Mar 23, 2020

    IPMA-HR is accepting nominations for the 2022 Association president. The deadline for nominating a candidate is May 8, 2020 

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