Popular Scoops - Management

  • : preg_replace(): The /e modifier is deprecated, use preg_replace_callback instead in /home5/govzinec/public_html/sites/all/modules/drigg/drigg/helpers.inc on line 613.
  • : preg_replace(): The /e modifier is deprecated, use preg_replace_callback instead in /home5/govzinec/public_html/sites/all/modules/drigg/drigg/helpers.inc on line 613.
  • : preg_replace(): The /e modifier is deprecated, use preg_replace_callback instead in /home5/govzinec/public_html/sites/all/modules/drigg/drigg/helpers.inc on line 613.
  • : preg_replace(): The /e modifier is deprecated, use preg_replace_callback instead in /home5/govzinec/public_html/sites/all/modules/drigg/drigg/helpers.inc on line 613.
  • : preg_replace(): The /e modifier is deprecated, use preg_replace_callback instead in /home5/govzinec/public_html/sites/all/modules/drigg/drigg/helpers.inc on line 613.
  • warning: Parameter 1 to drigg_link() expected to be a reference, value given in /home5/govzinec/public_html/includes/module.inc on line 406.
  • warning: Parameter 1 to drigg_link() expected to be a reference, value given in /home5/govzinec/public_html/includes/module.inc on line 406.
  • warning: Parameter 1 to drigg_link() expected to be a reference, value given in /home5/govzinec/public_html/includes/module.inc on line 406.
  • warning: Parameter 1 to drigg_link() expected to be a reference, value given in /home5/govzinec/public_html/includes/module.inc on line 406.
  • warning: Parameter 1 to drigg_link() expected to be a reference, value given in /home5/govzinec/public_html/includes/module.inc on line 406.
  • warning: Parameter 1 to drigg_link() expected to be a reference, value given in /home5/govzinec/public_html/includes/module.inc on line 406.
  • warning: Parameter 1 to drigg_link() expected to be a reference, value given in /home5/govzinec/public_html/includes/module.inc on line 406.
  • warning: Parameter 1 to drigg_link() expected to be a reference, value given in /home5/govzinec/public_html/includes/module.inc on line 406.
  • warning: Parameter 1 to drigg_link() expected to be a reference, value given in /home5/govzinec/public_html/includes/module.inc on line 406.
  • warning: Parameter 1 to drigg_link() expected to be a reference, value given in /home5/govzinec/public_html/includes/module.inc on line 406.
  • warning: Parameter 1 to drigg_link() expected to be a reference, value given in /home5/govzinec/public_html/includes/module.inc on line 406.
  • warning: Parameter 1 to drigg_link() expected to be a reference, value given in /home5/govzinec/public_html/includes/module.inc on line 406.
  • warning: Parameter 1 to drigg_link() expected to be a reference, value given in /home5/govzinec/public_html/includes/module.inc on line 406.
  • warning: Parameter 1 to drigg_link() expected to be a reference, value given in /home5/govzinec/public_html/includes/module.inc on line 406.
  • warning: Parameter 1 to drigg_link() expected to be a reference, value given in /home5/govzinec/public_html/includes/module.inc on line 406.
  • warning: Parameter 1 to drigg_link() expected to be a reference, value given in /home5/govzinec/public_html/includes/module.inc on line 406.
  • warning: Parameter 1 to drigg_link() expected to be a reference, value given in /home5/govzinec/public_html/includes/module.inc on line 406.
  • warning: Parameter 1 to drigg_link() expected to be a reference, value given in /home5/govzinec/public_html/includes/module.inc on line 406.
  • warning: Parameter 1 to drigg_link() expected to be a reference, value given in /home5/govzinec/public_html/includes/module.inc on line 406.
  • warning: Parameter 1 to drigg_link() expected to be a reference, value given in /home5/govzinec/public_html/includes/module.inc on line 406.
  • warning: Parameter 1 to drigg_link() expected to be a reference, value given in /home5/govzinec/public_html/includes/module.inc on line 406.
  • : preg_replace(): The /e modifier is deprecated, use preg_replace_callback instead in /home5/govzinec/public_html/includes/unicode.inc on line 311.
  • warning: Parameter 1 to drigg_link() expected to be a reference, value given in /home5/govzinec/public_html/includes/module.inc on line 406.
  • warning: Parameter 1 to drigg_link() expected to be a reference, value given in /home5/govzinec/public_html/includes/module.inc on line 406.
  • warning: Parameter 1 to drigg_link() expected to be a reference, value given in /home5/govzinec/public_html/includes/module.inc on line 406.
  • warning: Parameter 1 to drigg_link() expected to be a reference, value given in /home5/govzinec/public_html/includes/module.inc on line 406.
  • warning: Parameter 1 to drigg_link() expected to be a reference, value given in /home5/govzinec/public_html/includes/module.inc on line 406.
  • warning: Parameter 1 to drigg_link() expected to be a reference, value given in /home5/govzinec/public_html/includes/module.inc on line 406.
  • warning: Parameter 1 to drigg_link() expected to be a reference, value given in /home5/govzinec/public_html/includes/module.inc on line 406.
  • warning: Parameter 1 to drigg_link() expected to be a reference, value given in /home5/govzinec/public_html/includes/module.inc on line 406.
  • warning: Parameter 1 to drigg_link() expected to be a reference, value given in /home5/govzinec/public_html/includes/module.inc on line 406.
  • warning: Parameter 1 to drigg_link() expected to be a reference, value given in /home5/govzinec/public_html/includes/module.inc on line 406.
  • warning: Parameter 1 to drigg_link() expected to be a reference, value given in /home5/govzinec/public_html/includes/module.inc on line 406.
  • warning: Parameter 1 to drigg_link() expected to be a reference, value given in /home5/govzinec/public_html/includes/module.inc on line 406.
  • warning: Parameter 1 to drigg_link() expected to be a reference, value given in /home5/govzinec/public_html/includes/module.inc on line 406.
  • warning: Parameter 1 to drigg_link() expected to be a reference, value given in /home5/govzinec/public_html/includes/module.inc on line 406.
  • warning: Parameter 1 to drigg_link() expected to be a reference, value given in /home5/govzinec/public_html/includes/module.inc on line 406.
  • warning: Parameter 1 to drigg_link() expected to be a reference, value given in /home5/govzinec/public_html/includes/module.inc on line 406.
  • warning: Parameter 1 to drigg_link() expected to be a reference, value given in /home5/govzinec/public_html/includes/module.inc on line 406.
  • warning: Parameter 1 to drigg_link() expected to be a reference, value given in /home5/govzinec/public_html/includes/module.inc on line 406.
  • warning: Parameter 1 to drigg_link() expected to be a reference, value given in /home5/govzinec/public_html/includes/module.inc on line 406.
  • warning: Parameter 1 to drigg_link() expected to be a reference, value given in /home5/govzinec/public_html/includes/module.inc on line 406.
  • warning: Parameter 1 to drigg_link() expected to be a reference, value given in /home5/govzinec/public_html/includes/module.inc on line 406.
  • warning: Parameter 1 to drigg_link() expected to be a reference, value given in /home5/govzinec/public_html/includes/module.inc on line 406.
  • warning: Parameter 1 to drigg_link() expected to be a reference, value given in /home5/govzinec/public_html/includes/module.inc on line 406.
  • warning: Parameter 1 to drigg_link() expected to be a reference, value given in /home5/govzinec/public_html/includes/module.inc on line 406.
  • warning: Parameter 1 to drigg_link() expected to be a reference, value given in /home5/govzinec/public_html/includes/module.inc on line 406.
  • warning: Parameter 1 to drigg_link() expected to be a reference, value given in /home5/govzinec/public_html/includes/module.inc on line 406.
  • warning: Parameter 1 to drigg_link() expected to be a reference, value given in /home5/govzinec/public_html/includes/module.inc on line 406.
  • warning: Parameter 1 to drigg_link() expected to be a reference, value given in /home5/govzinec/public_html/includes/module.inc on line 406.
  • warning: Parameter 1 to drigg_link() expected to be a reference, value given in /home5/govzinec/public_html/includes/module.inc on line 406.
  • : preg_replace(): The /e modifier is deprecated, use preg_replace_callback instead in /home5/govzinec/public_html/includes/unicode.inc on line 311.
  • : preg_replace(): The /e modifier is deprecated, use preg_replace_callback instead in /home5/govzinec/public_html/includes/unicode.inc on line 311.
  • : preg_replace(): The /e modifier is deprecated, use preg_replace_callback instead in /home5/govzinec/public_html/includes/unicode.inc on line 311.
  • : preg_replace(): The /e modifier is deprecated, use preg_replace_callback instead in /home5/govzinec/public_html/includes/unicode.inc on line 311.
  • : preg_replace(): The /e modifier is deprecated, use preg_replace_callback instead in /home5/govzinec/public_html/includes/unicode.inc on line 311.
2

Homeland Security to bring 3,200 contractor positions in-house

http://www.govexec.com

Acquisition official says these contractors are doing work that should be performed exclusively by federal employees.

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 7 years 46 weeks ago – Made popular 7 years 46 weeks ago
Category: Management   Tags:
2

Defense chief offers indirect criticism of general

http://www.govexec.com

Robert Gates says Afghanistan is on a "worrisome trajectory."

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 7 years 46 weeks ago – Made popular 7 years 46 weeks ago
Category: Management   Tags:
2

Andy Rooney On the Postal Service

http://feeds.voices.washingtonpost.com

Watch CBS News Videos Online The Eye has said it before and will say it again: His Sunday is incomplete without "60 Minutes." Last night's episode did not disappoint, especially when resident curmudge

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 7 years 46 weeks ago – Made popular 7 years 46 weeks ago
Category: Management   Tags:
2

Obama orders agencies to cut carbon footprints

http://www.federaltimes.com

President Barack Obama issued an executive order this afternoon that requires agencies for the first time to measure and reduce their greenhouse gas emissions.
Obama nixed an earlier idea, included i

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 7 years 46 weeks ago – Made popular 7 years 46 weeks ago
Category: Management   Tags:
2

White House: Leaving Afghanistan not an option

http://www.govexec.com

Administration is debating sending 40,000 more U.S. troops to the country.

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 7 years 46 weeks ago – Made popular 7 years 46 weeks ago
Category: Management   Tags:
2

Opening Open Season

http://blogs.govexec.com

Between the Office of Personnel Management and Congress, we've seen a lot of news on health care benefits in the past week and a half. Sen.

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 7 years 46 weeks ago – Made popular 7 years 46 weeks ago
Category: Management   Tags:
2

Andy Rooney on the Postal Service’s woes

http://www.federaltimes.com

America’s one and only public crank, Andy Rooney, weighs in on the Postal Service’s plan to close hundreds of post offices (h/t Ed O’Keefe).

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 7 years 46 weeks ago – Made popular 7 years 46 weeks ago
Category: Management   Tags:
2

Eye Opener: The Federal Register Relaunches

http://feeds.voices.washingtonpost.com

The Federal Register is available in print, left, but thanks to new XML capabilities, it's now also available in easier-to-digest format like word clouds, right (Images courtesy of the White House) Ha

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 7 years 46 weeks ago – Made popular 7 years 46 weeks ago
Category: Management   Tags:
2

Dallas Delivery Service

http://www.pronto-delivery.com

Pronto-delivery.com provides Dallas Delivery Service. Get same day delivery throughout Dallas. We provide courier services to Dallas, Houston, Fort Worth and surrounding areas.

Read more »
Created by samouel 7 years 46 weeks ago – Made popular 7 years 46 weeks ago
Category: Management   Tags:
2

Wired Workplace: New Cyber Hiring Authority at DHS

http://www.govexec.com

All agency components will have jobs for critical cybersecurity roles.

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 7 years 46 weeks ago – Made popular 7 years 46 weeks ago
Category: Management   Tags:
2

Survey: Feds beat private sector on vision, lag on management

http://www.govexec.com

Managers understand and embrace their agencies' missions, but organizations lack effective operational practices.

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 7 years 46 weeks ago – Made popular 7 years 46 weeks ago
Category: Management   Tags:
2

Senate bill would protect contractor whistleblowers

http://www.govexec.com

New legislation also would apply to employees of state and local governments and nonprofits that receive federal funds.

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 7 years 46 weeks ago – Made popular 7 years 46 weeks ago
Category: Management   Tags:
2

From Nextgov.com: Terrorists nearing ability to launch big cyberattacks against U.S.

http://www.govexec.com

Enemy states are not so much the threat as are cybercriminals who will peddle through the black market the software programs needed to launch a debilitating attack.

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 7 years 46 weeks ago – Made popular 7 years 46 weeks ago
Category: Management   Tags:
2

Transition begins to new long-term care contract

http://www.govexec.com

Certain enrollees will face hefty premium hikes in January unless they elect to change their benefits.

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 7 years 46 weeks ago – Made popular 7 years 46 weeks ago
Category: Management   Tags:
2

Obama Taps New CEO to Run AmeriCorps, VISTA

http://feeds.voices.washingtonpost.com

President Obama has tapped Patrick Corvington to serve as chief executive officer of the Corporation for National and Community Service, the independent agency that runs the AmeriCorps, Senior Corps a

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 7 years 46 weeks ago – Made popular 7 years 46 weeks ago
Category: Management   Tags:
2

Navy chief sets intelligence reorganization

http://www.govexec.com

The dramatic changes also will involve creation of a Navy Cyber Command.

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 7 years 46 weeks ago – Made popular 7 years 46 weeks ago
Category: Management   Tags:
2

Agencies can’t SPOT combat contractors

http://www.federaltimes.com

Agencies are still having trouble spotting contractors on the battlefield, the Government Accountability Office reported today.

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 7 years 46 weeks ago – Made popular 7 years 46 weeks ago
Category: Management   Tags:
2

Gordon officially gets the OFPP nod

http://blogs.govexec.com

By Robert Brodsky The Obama administration finally has a leader for its procurement policy shop.

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 7 years 46 weeks ago – Made popular 7 years 46 weeks ago
Category: Management   Tags:
2

White House procurement policy official is official

http://www.federaltimes.com

It’s official: Daniel Gordon, the acting chief counsel of the Government Accountability Office, is President Barack Obama’s pick to lead the Office of Federal Procurement Policy inside the

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 7 years 46 weeks ago – Made popular 7 years 46 weeks ago
Category: Management   Tags:
2

Dear (Federal) Diary

http://feeds.voices.washingtonpost.com

Starting Monday and for the next two weeks, The Eye assumes double duty as a blogger and columnist, serving as author of the Federal Diary column while Joe Davidson continues his medical leave.

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 7 years 46 weeks ago – Made popular 7 years 46 weeks ago
Category: Management   Tags:
2

Senate work on Defense bill will spill into next week

http://www.govexec.com

Chamber faces a long list of pending amendments that will push the debate into Tuesday.

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 7 years 46 weeks ago – Made popular 7 years 46 weeks ago
Category: Management   Tags:
2

Featured Advertiser

http://ads.pheedo.com

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 7 years 46 weeks ago – Made popular 7 years 46 weeks ago
Category: Management   Tags:
2

Eye Opener: 23,000 Postal Workers Opt for Buyout

http://feeds.voices.washingtonpost.com

Approximately 5,000 full-time Postal Service employees -- but not letter carriers -- stopped working this week after accepting buyouts. Happy Friday!

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 7 years 46 weeks ago – Made popular 7 years 46 weeks ago
Category: Management   Tags:
2

Retirement Planning: Social Security 301

http://www.govexec.com

More answers to your benefits questions.

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 7 years 46 weeks ago – Made popular 7 years 46 weeks ago
Category: Management   Tags:
2

Transportation chief defends stimulus spending efforts

http://www.govexec.com

Ray LaHood says agency's component of the Recovery Act has provided a huge boost for construction jobs.

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 7 years 46 weeks ago – Made popular 7 years 46 weeks ago
Category: Management   Tags:
2

Border fence, detainee issues dominate debate

http://www.govexec.com

Final Homeland Security spending bill likely will not include funding for physical fencing along the Southwest border, but is expected to include language regarding the transfer of Guantanamo detainee

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 7 years 46 weeks ago – Made popular 7 years 46 weeks ago
Category: Management   Tags:
2

Senate breaks with Obama, favors buying more C-17s

http://www.govexec.com

The White House strongly opposes the addition of the cargo planes, but has stopped short of threatening a veto over the program.

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 7 years 46 weeks ago – Made popular 7 years 46 weeks ago
Category: Management   Tags:
2

Justice Department's Online Revamp

http://feeds.voices.washingtonpost.com

The Justice Department has launched a redesigned Web site, as well as fresh MySpace, Facebook, YouTube and Twitter accounts.

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 7 years 46 weeks ago – Made popular 7 years 46 weeks ago
Category: Management   Tags:
2

Latinos Kick Off Campaign to Counter Census Fears

http://feeds.voices.washingtonpost.com

The Post's Carol Morello reports: A coalition of prominent Latinos kicked off a nationwide campaign Thursday urging people to fill out the 2010 census forms.

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 7 years 46 weeks ago – Made popular 7 years 46 weeks ago
Category: Management   Tags:
2

Obama prohibits feds from texting while driving

http://www.govexec.com

Executive order bans text messaging while operating government-owned vehicles.

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 7 years 46 weeks ago – Made popular 7 years 46 weeks ago
Category: Management   Tags:
2

More troops for Afghanistan might not be possible anytime soon

http://www.govexec.com

The Army already is deploying soldiers at the maximum rate, new study concludes.

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 7 years 46 weeks ago – Made popular 7 years 46 weeks ago
Category: Management   Tags:
2

OMG! Prez bans txting while drving

http://www.federaltimes.com

Feds, put down those BlackBerries.

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 7 years 46 weeks ago – Made popular 7 years 46 weeks ago
Category: Management   Tags:
2

From Nextgov.com: Homeland Security authorized to hire up to 1,000 cybersecurity specialists

http://www.govexec.com

The department doesn't expect to hire that many, but the authorization will streamline recruitment efforts, said a department official.

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 7 years 46 weeks ago – Made popular 7 years 46 weeks ago
Category: Management   Tags:
2

Proposal to end federal health plan is off the table

http://www.govexec.com

Watered-down provision would apply to members of Congress and Capitol Hill staffers, but not to federal employees.

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 7 years 46 weeks ago – Made popular 7 years 46 weeks ago
Category: Management   Tags:
2

Obama Bans Federal Employees From Texting While Driving

http://feeds.voices.washingtonpost.com

By The Post's Ashley Halsey III: President Obama has banned federal employees from text messaging when they are behind the wheel of government vehicles and from texting in their own cars if they use g

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 7 years 46 weeks ago – Made popular 7 years 46 weeks ago
Category: Management   Tags:
2

Thanks, DHS!

http://www.federaltimes.com

If you work at the Homeland Security Department, the House of Representatives has some kind words for you.
Members of Congress love to bash DHS and interrogate officials at frequent congressional hear

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 7 years 46 weeks ago – Made popular 7 years 46 weeks ago
Category: Management   Tags:
2

Is Reform Coming to FEHBP?

http://blogs.govexec.com

As my always-observant beat partner Alex Parker reported yesterday, stakeholders met on Capitol Hill on Tuesday to discuss whether there's a need to change the way the Federal Employees Health Benefit

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 7 years 46 weeks ago – Made popular 7 years 46 weeks ago
Category: Management   Tags:
2

You get what you pay for

http://www.federaltimes.com

The State Department “got what it paid for” when it hired embattled contractor ArmorGroup North America to provide security to the U.S.

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 7 years 46 weeks ago – Made popular 7 years 46 weeks ago
Category: Management   Tags:
2

Watchdog: Stopgap spending measures tie agencies' hands

http://www.govexec.com

Continuing resolutions cost agencies money and time and limit managers' decision-making abilities.

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 7 years 46 weeks ago – Made popular 7 years 46 weeks ago
Category: Management   Tags:
2

TSP funds continue to rally in September

http://www.govexec.com

All six offerings posted gains last month.

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 7 years 46 weeks ago – Made popular 7 years 46 weeks ago
Category: Management   Tags:
2

Obama signs stopgap spending bill

http://www.govexec.com

Continuing resolution gives Congress an extra month to pass individual appropriations bills.

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 7 years 46 weeks ago – Made popular 7 years 46 weeks ago
Category: Management   Tags:
2

The Future of Presidential Libraries

http://feeds.voices.washingtonpost.com

The John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum in Boston. (AP) Presidential libraries and museums draw big crowds to otherwise less-than familiar places.

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 7 years 46 weeks ago – Made popular 7 years 46 weeks ago
Category: Management   Tags:
2

Fiscally, Physically Fit at OMB

http://feeds.voices.washingtonpost.com

It's day one of Fiscal Year 2010 (woohoo!) but the White House is already thinking about Fiscal Year 2011.

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 7 years 46 weeks ago – Made popular 7 years 46 weeks ago
Category: Management   Tags:
2

Ambitious Goals for the Recovery Act

http://blogs.govexec.com

I've put the full list below the jump, but the White House has just released an extremely ambitious list of goals for departments and agencies to achieve under the auspices of the Recovery Act by Dece

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 7 years 46 weeks ago – Made popular 7 years 46 weeks ago
Category: Management   Tags:
2

Happy Anniversary to CAP!

http://blogs.govexec.com

It's worth mentioning that this year is the 20th anniversary of the Computer/Electronic Accommodations Program, which helps agencies provide a wide range of adaptive technologies to their disabled emp

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 7 years 46 weeks ago – Made popular 7 years 46 weeks ago
Category: Management   Tags:
2

10,000 + ways to SAVE

http://www.federaltimes.com

Federal employees have submitted more than 10,000 money-saving tips to the Office of Management and Budget’s SAVE Award contest in the last week, OMB director Peter Orszag announced today.
OMB l

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 7 years 46 weeks ago – Made popular 7 years 46 weeks ago
Category: Management   Tags:
2

OMB director to staff: Step to it.

http://www.federaltimes.com

As a runner and general fitness nut, I was pleasantly surprised to find a press release in my inbox from the Office of Management and Budget this morning announcing a new mandate for OMB staff: wear a

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 7 years 46 weeks ago – Made popular 7 years 46 weeks ago
Category: Management   Tags:
2

Eye Opener: Help Getting Emergency VA Payments

http://feeds.voices.washingtonpost.com

Happy Thursday!

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 7 years 46 weeks ago – Made popular 7 years 46 weeks ago
Category: Management   Tags:
2

NASA scientist pleads guilty to directing contracts to wife's firm

http://www.govexec.com

Mark Schoeberl, a senior manager and scientist at the Goddard Space Flight Center, faces possibility of prison time.

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 7 years 46 weeks ago – Made popular 7 years 46 weeks ago
Category: Management   Tags:
2

Pay and Benefits Watch: Pricey Premiums

http://www.govexec.com

Some FEHBP enrollees are suffering from sticker shock, but it could be worse.

Read more »
Created by govzine.com 7 years 46 weeks ago – Made popular 7 years 46 weeks ago
Category: Management   Tags:

Recent Jobs

 

Stay Connected at GovLoop

Stay connected at Gov Loop

Weekly Top Stories

Enter your email to receive this week's top stories from GovZine.



Submit Blog

Submit a blog for GovZine to automatically import.

Best karma users

  1. nolan
  2. greg
  3. jschmitz
  4. govloop
  5. gtback