Tags Office of Management and Budget (OMB)

USAJOBS aims to provide applicants with better job updates

by Dave Nyczepir

Federal employment is competitive, so the program will make its process more transparent.

Margaret Weichert details federal workforce progress, and what’s to come

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier

Building in agility to federal service, she said, is "absolutely critical."

OMB, OPM and agencies partner to create data scientist occupational series

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier

It's part of a broader goal to increase data literacy throughout government.

House bill would require IoT cybersecurity training for federal employees

by Dave Nyczepir

The Office of Management and Budget would ensure the training if a new House bill becomes law.

Are federal CDOs being set up to fail?

by Dave Nyczepir

Some agencies have named dual-hatted chief data officers, potentially undermining their unique role facilitating evidence-based policymaking, according to a new white paper.

First GEAR Center challenge winners focus on expanding cyber workforce, improving use of data

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier

Ideas highlight the importance of developing a cybersecurity workforce, and using data for more effective governance.

Agencies get guidance on how to pick a CDO, and more

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier

OMB recently published a memo with deadlines, qualification requirements and more.

Savings from RPA should be reinvested in IT, says Federal CIO

by Dave Nyczepir

Agencies should plan to take whatever money they save from implementing robotic process automation (RPA) and reinvest it in other information technology projects, Federal CIO Suzette Kent said Thursday. The reinvestments would require a few things to be in place, Kent said. Agencies would have to properly track the budget and workforce effects of RPA, which mimics the

White House celebrates ‘outstanding’ employees with Gears of Government awards

by Billy Mitchell

The White House recognized 24 federal employees at seven agencies Monday with the President’s Gears of Government Award. Developed in 2018 by the Office of Management and Budget, the awards recognize federal employees “whose performance and dedication support exceptional delivery of key outcomes for the American people: mission results, customer service, and accountable stewardship,” according to

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