Management and Workforce


USAJobs.gov 3.0 reboot getting fail reviews from users

The launch of the USAJobs.gov 3.0 federal job search website brought dozens of user complaints, and a critic says the problems may go much deeper than mere programming bugs.

Alan Balutis

Why reaction to 'IT cartel' comment misses the point

Columnist Alan Balutis is surprised that no one seemed alarmed by Kundra's first assertion: That government wastes billions on IT.

What do the federal workforce and cloud computing have in common?

Many of the drivers behind the adoption of cloud computing could be applied to labor as well, an expert says.

Steve Kelman

How to prime feds for better performance

Columnist Steve Kelman says agencies should join the quick-experiment revolution that is spreading through the private sector.

The $16 muffin: Overheated or not, more scrutiny is baking

The hunt for more examples of government waste is on once again, with prey both large and small.

The 2011 Rising Star Award judges

This year's judges offer their advice to Rising Stars and Rising Star wannabes.

The federal workday: Labor's love lost?

FCW readers are scandalized by suggestions that they don't put in an honest day's work.

The 2011 Rising Star Awards: The future's so bright

Federal Computer Week honors 25 up-and-coming employees in the public and private sectors who have made an early and substantive mark in the government IT community. The 2011 Rising Star award winners show energy, ability and ambition.

Lessons to unlearn: New fiscal climate demands new ideas

Report suggests that the past can provide little guidance for the present and future.

3 lists for improving your work life

Author Judith Welles offers ideas for how feds can manage their work environment.

House OKs funding to prevent government shutdown

Lawmakers approve measure to keep government operational for a short time.

New program teaches fed IT pros leadership

Newly launched educational effort teaches federal IT community leadership and project management.

Who's Fed 100-worthy?

Nominations are now open for the 2015 Federal 100 awards. Get the details and submit your picks!