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GAO Notes Incomplete Agency Reports on Telework Initiatives

The Government Accountability Office says government agencies are struggling to track and measure progress in implementing telework goals required under the law, Fedscoop reported Monday. Colby Hochmuth writes that a recent GAO report shows the Office of Personnel Management partially addressed two of seven reporting requirements of the Telework Enhancement …

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OMB Releases Telework Security Requirements

Office of Management and Budget Director Jacob Lew issued Friday a memo to agencies that outlined the minimum security guidelines for implementing the Telework Enhancement Act of 2010. The memo urged agencies to ensure that cybersecurity protections for information and information systems are used while teleworking. In the memo, Lew …

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OPM Telework: More than 5 Percent of Federal Workers Phone it In

As the winter weather has turned federal workers into potential teleworkers today, the Office of Personnel Management is highlighting new numbers that show teleworking is increasing across the federal government and bringing higher job satisfaction with it. According to an OPM report on teleworking the agency submitted to Congress, the …

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IBM Releases Telework Study

The IBM Center for the Business of Government recently released a study highlighting the progresses of government agencies’ implementation of telework opportunities. Following the passage of  “The Telework Enhancement Act of 2010,” the report examines the four agencies that have most successfully implemented telework programs and offers recommendations to federal …

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