Once More Unto the Data Breach

(Washington, DC — June 5, 2015) – Bruce Jenner’s transition to Caitlyn Jenner has been knocked off the front page of major newspapers. And it only took a massive hack attack to do it. The Federal government’s Office of Personnel Management (OPM) announced a massive data breach yesterday, compromising the Personally Identifiable Information (PII) of…

Federal Agency Finds New Ways to Keep Employees in the Dark

(Washington, DC — January 6, 2015) – It’s not unusual for Federal agency managers to keep their underlings from being “in the know” about agency business. But one Federal agency has managed to find a new way to keep its employees in the dark. Literally. Construction in a section of an unnamed Federal agency forced…

Federal Employees’ Viewpoint for 2014 Continues Downward Trend

(Washington, DC) – The results from the 2014 Federal Employee Viewpoint Survey (FEVS) are in. And they’re not good. The FEVS is commissioned by the Office of Personnel Management (OPM). Sent out whenever OPM feels like it, the FEVS accepts input from current Federal employees and ranks their concerns and opinions about their jobs, their…