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As DCSA surpasses background investigation goal, is Trusted Workforce 2.5 likely?
The Defense Counterintelligence and Security Agency set a goal in December to reach a “steady target state” of 200,000 cases pending.
USAJOBS consolidates coronavirus response job openings
The new code will help agencies prioritize hiring for mission-critical work.
GSA’s coronavirus bot shows how RPA can supplement pandemic response
The agency needed to process a lot of data about infection counts in areas where it runs federal buildings. Robotic process automation (RPA) cut down a lot of repetitive, manual work that humans were doing.
OPM directs agencies to hire, administer oath with digital tools
It is up to the agency CIOs to determine which tool best fits their workforce.
Contractors demand maximum telework authority as coronavirus furloughs loom
“We’re really in uncharted territory here," said the attorney leading Ward & Berry's government contracts practice.
DOD names permanent head of new background check agency
The DOD has tapped William Lietzau to lead the Defense Counterintelligence Security Agency as its first permanent director.
Agencies can learn from 18F’s ‘remote-first’ mindset during coronavirus pandemic
The government's digital services consulting group experimented with telework early on to see what secure tools worked.
Federal CIO Kent announces jobs tailored to cyber reskilling graduates
So far, there are roles listed at the Department of Homeland Security, Environmental Protection Agency and Department of Veterans Affairs.
‘Rigid’ pay system blamed for Federal Cyber Reskilling Academy struggles
The U.S. Merit Protection Board has some ideas for a reskilling program that has yet to mint any new cybersecurity experts.