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Motivating Employees Isn't About Making Them Happy

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The expectation that leaders should keep employees engaged and happy sets them up for failure.

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Motivating Employees Isn't About Making Them Happy

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The expectation that leaders should keep employees engaged and happy sets them up for failure.

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House Narrowly Advances Two-Week Spending Bill, but Shutdown Fears Mount

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Immigration issues could derail negotiations to fund the government for the rest of fiscal 2018.

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Tillerson Promises No Layoffs at State

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Reducing staffing by 8 percent could prove difficult amid thousands of hiring freeze exceptions.

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Senators Press State Dept. to Drop Hiring Freeze and Shine Light on Reorg Plan

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Reforms could hurt "America's Foreign Service and Civil Service professionals" and put diplomacy at risk, one letter says.

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Military Services Failed to Report Hundreds of Criminal Fingerprint Records to FBI, Watchdog Finds

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Missing records can have tragic consequences, as was the case in the recent mass shooting in Texas.

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Could a New Cessna Find Its Way to the Battlefield?

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FedEx will be the first to operate the new twin-engine turboprop, but military sales may not be far behind.

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North Korea Is Boasting On TV That Its Missiles Can Hit Anywhere In the U.S.

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The announcement follows its third test of an intercontinental ballistic missile early Wednesday.

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Research Shows Jerks Get Ahead In Spite Of Their Jerkiness, Not Because Of It

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Civil behavior pays off in other ways too.

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North Korea Ends Its Pause in Missile Tests

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Along with speculation it was signaling a desire for talks

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How To Network At Conferences Even If You're Not a Natural

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Don't miss out on the most valuable aspect of attending a conference.

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Play of the Day: The President Turns Down 'Person of the Year'

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The president is beefing with a magazine on Twitter.

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Experts Predict Tougher Fight for U.S. Government Information

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"Journalists and others in the information trenches continue to report more and more government secrecy..."says David Cuillier.

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Experts Predict Tougher Fight for U.S. Government Information

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"Journalists and others in the information trenches continue to report more and more government secrecy..."says David Cuillier.

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The Benefits of Small Talk Outweigh Your Fear of Being Awkward

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By chatting with a stranger, you are being seen and acknowledged, and your connection to that one person may remind you of your universal connection to other people.

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No Timeline Yet for Loosening of TSP Withdrawal Rules Under New Law

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Officials must review literature, processes before making changes required by legislation enacted last week.

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No Timeline Yet for Loosening of TSP Withdrawal Rules Under New Law

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Officials must review literature, processes before making changes required by legislation enacted last week.

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Interior IG Advances Probe of Secretary Zinke’s Travel (And His Wife’s)

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Watchdog issued an unusual alert about incomplete documentation.

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Play of the Day: Our Parched President Returns From Asia

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Donald Trump drinks water and fills out forms.

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The Senate Tax Proposal Could End Feds’ Catch-Up TSP Contributions

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An amendment to tax reform legislation would restrict excess contributions to 401(k), 403(b) and 457(b) retirement plans.

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The Senate Tax Proposal Could End Feds’ Catch-Up TSP Contributions

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An amendment to tax reform legislation would restrict excess contributions to 401(k), 403(b) and 457(b) retirement plans.

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How to Stay Out of Your Lawyer’s Office

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Do you really want to spend some of your precious time meeting with agency lawyers to sort through an avoidable mess?

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House Speaker Says Congress Likely to Stave Off Shutdown With CR Through 2017

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Paul Ryan says lawmakers are considering a measure to keep agencies open past Dec. 8, but not into next year.

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Trump's Pick for HHS Chief Raises Questions About Plans to Tackle Drug Prices

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Trump touts Alex Azar as a “star for better healthcare."

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State Department Confirms It Is Offering Buyouts to Entice 641 Employees to Leave

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Tillerson’s controversial reorganization plan will require an 8 percent cut that cannot be reached through normal attrition.

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See Who Would Get Furloughed in a 2017 Shutdown

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This chart details the updated furlough rates at each federal agency.

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Obama Treasury Department May Have Skirted Anti-Deficiency Act, Watchdog Finds

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Travel office prematurely transferred reimbursement funds to offices sharing services.

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OPM Leadership Void Leaves Locality Pay Advisors Twisting in the Wind

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Members of the Federal Salary Council have not been reappointed since Trump’s inauguration, stalling the advisory group’s work.

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Why Donald Trump Wants to Go Back to the Moon

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Trump wants to go back. Elon Musk's SpaceX and Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin could make it happen

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The Annual Pay Ritual Has Lost Relevance

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Contrary to some reports, General Schedule employees have received competitive pay increases—but that does not mean salary levels are competitive.

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Preview of Trump's National Security Strategy Shows Gap Between President's Words and Actions

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The current plan is to roll out the NSS on December 18, an administration official said.

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Newly Installed Special Counsel Wants to Adjudicate Cases More Swiftly

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Henry Kerner welcomes new pro-whistleblower tools for independent agency.

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Play of the Day: Hanukkah At The White House

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The Trumps held a celebration for the upcoming Festival of Lights.

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Got A Boss Who Denies Reality? A Behavioral Scientist’s Guide To Tactful Truth Telling

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Dealing with a co-worker or manager who says demonstrably false things can be a challenge, particularly at holiday office parties. Here's a guide to handle a colleague in denial.

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Can Forensic Linguistics Pin Down the Author of a Trump Tweet?

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Using data to assess whether the president's lawyer really wrote a message that renewed questions about obstruction of justice.

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Open season for feds closes Monday. It’s not too late to consider health plans.

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Open season for the nation’s largest,

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Defense Unleashes 2,400 Auditors for First Ever Financial Review

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After decades of false starts, the Pentagon has finally declared itself audit ready.

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Pentagon’s Ambitious Goal: Launch a Weapons Program in Just 12 Months

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The defense acquisition undersecretary is looking to rapid capabilities offices as models for more formal programs.

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EPA Promises Not to Silence Scientists, Pushes Review of Climate Change Assumptions

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Pruitt promises public EPA debate on human role in climate change next year.

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Zinke Travel Records Hint Helicopter Use Was Steered by Political Schedule

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FOIA releases to Politico show aides rejecting car travel as time-consuming; Interior press office says the secretary was attending official events.

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One Chart Showing Every Military and Civilian Pay Raise Since 1984

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Since 2000, military pay raises have been either higher than or equal to civilian ones.

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Play of the Day: Donald Trump Jr.'s Attorney-Client Privilege With His Father

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The president is not a lawyer. Nor is his son.

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A Psychologist Explains The Best Ways To Cope With Conflict Over The Holidays

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There are dozens of holidays between now and January. Here's how to survive all that family time.

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How Much Will We Find Out About Trump's Health?

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The president isn’t required to undergo neurological tests or to share the results.

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Top federal civil servants honored with presidential awards

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During these crazy times in Washington, it’s refreshing

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Newly Revealed Experiment Shows How F-35 Could Help Intercept ICBMs

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In 2014, the sensor-studded plane demonstrated an ability to track missiles, leading to a “tactically significant” improvement in targeting.

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Disaster Responses Brought Out Federal Agencies’ Best, Leaders Say

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Senior executives hear how SBA and Homeland Security showcased leadership principles.

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3 Steps to Navigating Open Season

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A simple guide for people who still need to assess their options.

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The Best Time Of Day To Get Things Done, According To Data

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What we know about productivity patterns by the hour, day, month, and season.

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The Humane Way to Fire Someone

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Firing someone will be an event you will quickly move past, but for the other person, the impact could last an entire career.

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