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Beth Cobert: Performance Accountability Council Recommends Clearance Process Changes

Beth Cobert Beth Cobert from the Office of Management and Budget has detailed the Suitability and Security Clearance Performance Accountability Council’s recommendations on ...
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Obama to Nominate Archuleta Adviser Earl Gay as OPM Deputy Director

Retired U.S. Navy Rear Adm. Earl Gay will be nominated by President Barack Obama to the deputy director position at the Office of Personnel Management, the White House announced Wednesday. Gay ...
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GSA Seeks Industry Feedback on HR Acquisition Strategy

The General Services Administration has drafted a set of questions directed at drawing vendor responses as part of market research into sourcing for human resources services and training ...
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Katherine Archuleta Unveils OPM Strategy to Untie Agencies’ HR Knots, Develop Personalized Toolkits

Katherine Archuleta The Office of Personnel Management is looking to simplify the hiring process across agencies as part of Director Katherine Archuleta’s wider strategy to improve ...
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OPM Inspector General Receives Larger Budget to Oversee Revolving Fund; Patrick McFarland Comments

A bipartisan bill signed into law this week will give the Office of Personnel Management inspector general a larger budget to oversee the agency’s $2 billion revolving fund, Federal ...
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Telework Group, OPM Release ROI Toolkit for Agencies; Rebecca Ayers Comments

The Mobile Work Exchange and Office of Personnel Management have published a white paper to guide federal agencies in measuring the economic viability of letting their employees telework, ...
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OPM Exec Kathryn Medina to Enter Private Sector

Kathryn Medina will step down from her post at the Office of Personnel Management on Jan. 3 to pursue a career in the private sector, Federal News Radio reported Tuesday. Michael O’Connell ...
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OPM Asks Federal Agencies to Take Stock of Cyber Skills Needs

The Office of Personnel Management plans to compile an inter-agency database of cybersecurity experts to help identify the government’s future skillset needs, NextGov reported Wednesday. Brittany ...
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OPM to Offer 300 Early Exit Options to Employees

The Office of Personnel Management will offer buyouts and early retirement packages to 299 employees as part of the agency’s cost-cutting efforts, Federal Times reports. Stephen ...
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OPM Unveils New Regulations for Phased Retirements

The Office of Personnel Management has started implementing guidelines for a phased retirement option, where eligible federal employees work 20 hours per week and receive pension benefits, ...