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FEATURE


NASA employees continue HSPD-12 fight
The agency’s managers, scientists and engineers clash over workforce issues.



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THE WEEK

Buzz of the Week: A community in action






Policy News


Networx key to security initiative


House passes e-records bill


Report: States should prioritize e-records



Acquisition News


Senate: DHS must sort workforce mix


Interior misstates small-biz goals


EPA adjusts sign-off policies


From the pages of GCN


Macs in the workplace?



From the pages of Washington Technology

Unisys files protest over TSA down-select


DHS needs information security support




FCW FORUM


Editorial: A call to service


Kelman: Knowledge management 2.0






chartACQUISITION


What acquisition employees want
Caring and feeding for midcareer acquisition staffers keep them from leaving for other agencies.

Read the fiscal 2007 Acquisition Workforce Report.

The state of the acquisition workforce

POLICY

Panel flags DHS transition fears
Staffing, stability key to smooth change in administrations, study finds.


chartTECHNOLOGY

Telework’s weak link
Telework programs can provide plenty of perks, but they can also be a breeding ground for security risks.

Another out-of-the-office option

Some telework security guidelines



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POINTERS: RECOMMENDED READING

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Featured

  • Telecommunications
    Stock photo ID: 658810513 By asharkyu

    GSA extends EIS deadline to 2023

    Agencies are getting up to three more years on existing telecom contracts before having to shift to the $50 billion Enterprise Infrastructure Solutions vehicle.

  • Workforce
    Shutterstock image ID: 569172169 By Zenzen

    OMB looks to retrain feds to fill cyber needs

    The federal government is taking steps to fill high-demand, skills-gap positions in tech by retraining employees already working within agencies without a cyber or IT background.

  • Acquisition
    GSA Headquarters (Photo by Rena Schild/Shutterstock)

    GSA to consolidate multiple award schedules

    The General Services Administration plans to consolidate dozens of its buying schedules across product areas including IT and services to reduce duplication.

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