What's New2014-09-29T00:00:00-04:00U.S. Office of Personnel Managementhttp://email@example.com://www1.opm.gov/rss/whats-new/Be a Presidential Management Fellowhttps://www.opm.gov/blogs/Director/2014/9/29/Be-a-Presidential-Management-Fellow/2014-09-29T00:00:00-04:00The much anticipated application period for the Presidential Management Fellows program is about to open. Beginning this Wednesday, October 1, through October 15, students or recent graduates of advanced degree programs can apply to be Presidential management fellows.Rewarding Innovation, Leadership and Servicehttps://www.opm.gov/blogs/Director/2014/9/24/Rewarding-Innovation-Leadership-and-Service2014-09-24T00:00:00-04:00It’s always exciting when the great work by our OPM team gets recognized. Our Human Resource Solutions division – the group that provides high quality human capital services, support, and training for so many of our Federal partners – and our Senior Executive Services and Performance Management division – the group that manages the overall Federal executive personnel program – were recently singled out by four organizations for their outstanding efforts.
Shaping the Future of Federal Leadershiphttp://www.opm.gov/blogs/Director/2014/9/23/Shaping-the-Future-of-Federal-Leadership/2014-09-23T00:00:00-04:00As I work with the President to build a world-class Federal management team, I have launched an important series of meetings that we are calling Thought Leader Talks. The three-part series is bringing together inspired and innovative leaders from a wide array of sectors.A Legacy of Accomplishment and Service http://www.opm.gov/blogs/Director/2014/9/19/A-Legacy-of-Accomplishment-and-Service/2014-09-19T00:00:00-04:00Until October 15, we are celebrating National Hispanic Heritage Month. The Latino community has given us so many traditions, so much culture and history, and also countless achievements, particularly when it comes to serving our great country. Call for Presentations: Virtual HR Training Conference 2015http://www.opm.gov/services-for-agencies/news/2014/9/call-for-presentations-virtual-hr-training-conference-2015/2014-09-17T00:00:00-04:00The U.S. Office of Personnel Management and the Chief Human Capital Officers Council are teaming to deliver a Virtual HR Training Conference in February 2015. We are seeking presentations for the conference in the five topical areas. Deadline to submit your proposal is September 26.OPM Launches the 2014 Combined Federal Campaign with Universal Giving/news/releases/2014/09/opm-launches-the-2014-combined-federal-campaign-with-universal-giving/2014-09-10T00:00:00-04:00Washington, D.OPM Issues Final Regulations on Flag Recognition Benefit for Fallen Civilian Employees/news/releases/2014/09/opm-issues-final-regulations-on-flag-recognition-benefit-for-fallen-civilian-employees/2014-09-09T00:00:00-04:00Washington, DC – The U.ADVISORY; PRESS CALL: Director Archuleta to discuss 2014 Combined Federal Campaign/news/releases/2014/09/advisory-press-call-director-archuleta-to-discuss-2014-combined-federal-campaign/2014-09-09T00:00:00-04:00Washington, DC – On September 10, U.Join Us and Get Prepared http://www.opm.gov/blogs/Director/2014/9/5/Join-Us-and-Get-Prepared/2014-09-05T00:00:00-04:00Did you know that September is National Preparedness Month? Over the next several weeks, the nation will join together to learn the best ways to prepare for disasters and emergencies, particularly those close to home. Remarks of OPM Director Katherine Archuletahttp://www.opm.gov/news/speeches-remarks/association-for-talent-development/2014-09-03T00:00:00-04:00View remarks given by OPM Director Katherine Archuleta at the Government Workforce: Learning Innovations Conference before the Association for Talent Development.Why Workplace Flexibilities Work for Governmenthttp://www.opm.gov/blogs/Director/2014/8/30/Why-Workplace-Flexibilities-Work-for-Government/2014-08-30T00:00:00-04:00As we begin this year’s Labor Day celebration, I want to take a minute to thank each and every member of our Federal family for your hard work and for the excellent service you provide the American people.Update to the OPM Alert Mobile Apphttp://www.opm.gov/blogs/Director/2014/8/28/Update-to-the-OPM-Alert-Mobile-App/2014-08-28T00:00:00-04:00Last May, OPM launched the OPM Alert mobile app that allows users to find out in a moment’s notice if the status of the Federal government in the Washington, DC area changes. The app has been downloaded more than 240,000 times.Help Us Help USAJOBShttp://www.opm.gov/blogs/Director/2014/8/26/Help-Us-Help-USAJOBS/2014-08-26T00:00:00-04:00One request I get each time I talk with students, teachers, Federal employees and community leaders is: Please make USAJOBS easier to use. I’ve heard you.OPM Issues Final Rule on Phased Retirement/news/releases/2014/08/opm-issues-final-rule-on-phased-retirement/2014-08-07T00:00:00-04:00Washington, DC –Today, the U.Remarks of OPM Director Katherine Archuleta/news/speeches-remarks/commencement-at-florida-international-university/2014-08-04T00:00:00-04:00View commencement remarks given by OPM Director Katherine Archuleta at Florida International University in Miami, Florida.Ready for the Motorcadeshttps://www.opm.gov/blogs/Director/2014/8/4/Ready-for-the-Motorcades/2014-08-04T00:00:00-04:00Dozens of motorcades will be going through the Federal city on Tuesday and Wednesday as the President hosts the United States-Africa Leaders Summit. This gathering is expected to be the largest event any U.S. President has ever held with the heads of state and government leaders from Africa.SBA Gives OPM an 'A'https://www.opm.gov/blogs/Director/2014/8/1/SBA-Gives-OPM-an-A/2014-08-01T00:00:00-04:00I want to share some good news. OPM has been recognized by the Small Business Administration with a rating of “A+” on its Small Business Scorecard for its success in contracting with small businesses. This is the first year OPM has received an “A+” score.Remarks of OPM Director Katherine Archuleta/news/speeches-remarks/national-gay-and-lesbian-chamber-of-commerce/2014-07-31T00:00:00-04:00View remarks given by OPM Director Katherine Archuleta at the National Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Commerce in Las Vegas, Nevada.Remarks of OPM Director Katherine Archuleta/news/speeches-remarks/blacks-in-government-national-training-instituteclosing-plenary/2014-07-31T00:00:00-04:00View remarks given by OPM Director Katherine Archuleta at the Blacks in Government National Training Institute/Closing Plenary in Las Vegas, Nevada.OPM strongly recommends telework & other workplace flexibilities August 5-6 in the Washington DC Areahttp://www.opm.gov/policy-data-oversight/worklife/news/2014/7/opm-strongly-recommends-telework-other-workplace-flexibilities-august-5-6-in-the-washington-dc-area/2014-07-28T00:00:00-04:00On Monday, August 4 through Wednesday, August 6, 2014, President Obama will welcome leaders from across the African continent to Washington, DC, for the 2014 United States-Africa Leaders Summit (Summit).Remarks of OPM Director Katherine Archuleta/news/speeches-remarks/next-generation-of-government-training-summit/2014-07-25T00:00:00-04:00View remarks given by OPM Director Katherine Archuleta at the Next Generation of Government Training Summit in Arlington, Virginia.A Day in the Life: Matthew and Meganhttp://www.opm.gov/blogs/Director/2014/7/25/A-Day-in-the-Life-Matthew-and-Megan/2014-07-25T00:00:00-04:00Putting yourself in someone else’s shoes is a great way to really learn what they do every day, and how we can make their lives better. I joined the President’s “Day in the Life” effort. Throughout the summer, senior administrators are traveling the country speaking with -- and learning from -- the people we work for every day.
2014 Sustainability/Energy Scorecard/sustainability/2014-scorecard.pdf2014-07-25T00:00:00-04:00The Sustainability and Energy Scorecard, issued annually by the Office of Management and Budget (OMB), rates agency performance in achieving Federal environmental goals. In FY 2013, OPM made progress in each goal area, including reductions in greenhouse gas emissions, building energy intensity, water intensity, and fleet petroleum.A Present on the ADA's Birthdayhttp://www.opm.gov/blogs/Director/2014/7/21/A-Present-on-the-ADAs-Birthday/2014-07-21T00:00:00-04:00This Saturday, July 26, marks the 24th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act, a day for us to celebrate the tremendous contributions of people with disabilities to our country.OPM Releases UnlockTalent.gov Dashboard/news/releases/2014/07/opm-releases-unlocktalentgov-dashboard/2014-07-15T00:00:00-04:00
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