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DorobekINSIDER: Most read items for the month of FEBRUARY… a snowy month

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The most read stories for the entire month of February… on the, on the Daily Debrief with Chris Dorobek and Amy Morris, for Mike Causey, and for…

…from the

  1. DorobekINSIDER poll: Did OPM make the right decision to open DC offices on Friday?
  2. DorobekINSIDER: CA CIO Teri Takai to be named DOD CIO
  3. DorobekINSIDER poll: What should be the federal government’s operating status for FRIDAY?
  4. DorobekINSIDER: Back to work for feds in DC, OPM defends closure decisions
  5. DorobekINSIDER: DOD issues its much anticipated Web 2.0 policy
  6. DorobekINSIDER: GSA will have to wait until at least Thursday for any Johnson action
  7. DorobekINSIDER: GSA procurement guru Drabkin to retire
  8. DorobekINSIDER: Johnson sworn in as GSA administrator — telework style
  9. DorobekINSIDER poll: What should be the federal government’s operating status for Thursday?
  10. DorobekINSIDER EXCLUSIVE: GSA cancels one cloud RFQ, plans to launch a new cloud RFQ
  11. DorobekINSIDER: OPM: DC back at work, but… let’s be careful out there
  12. DorobekINSIDER: DC snowpocalypse delays swearing in ceremony for GSA’s Johnson
  13. DorobekInsider: Sen. elect Brown: Feds making 2X the private sector
  14. DorobekINSIDER: Turnbull to be acting Energy CIO; Energy Deputy CIO Staton also retiring
  15. DorobekINSIDER: Could Tuesday be GSA nominee Johnson’s V-Day?
  16. DorobekINSIDER: Welcome to the new GSA administrator, Martha N. Johnson
  17. DorobekInsider: New GSA deputy administrator is finally official — Susan Brita to start Feb. 2
  18. DorobekINSIDER poll: What should the federal government’s operating status in DC be for Tuesda
  19. DorobekINSIDER: GSA’s Johnson speaks to employees – here is what she said
  20. DorobekInsider: Most read for the month of January 2010 – Germain, TSP, pay freeze and Causey
  21. DorobekINSIDER: OPM’s Berry: Use flexibilities to deal with snowpoclypse type events
  22. DorobekINSIDER: GSA’s Martha Johnson to be sworn in Tuesday, Feb. 9
  23. DorobekINSIDER: Why Brown’s ‘feds make double the private sector’ comparison is no
  24. DorobekINSIDER: Most read 1.31 through 2.6: GSA’s Johnson, snow, pay raise, cyber-war
  25. DorobekInsider: Johnson’s GSA nomination moves one step closer with cloture
  26. DorobekINSIDER: AFCEA Homeland Security Conference panel on cyber-security — the liner notes
  27. DorobekInsider: OMB hires performance guru Shelley Metzenbaum
  28. DorobekInsider EXCLUSIVE: NASA scores Gardner as the new Goddard CIO
  29. DorobekINSIDER: Most read items from Feb. 7-13: Snow and the OPM director
  30. DorobekInsider: USDA gets approval for employee buy outs from OPM as mega-management reorg continues
  31. DorobekINSIDER: Most read items from Feb. 14-20: Snow, Drabkin, and your TSP
  32. DorobekInsider EXCLUSIVE: USDA undertakes extensive management reorg – downgrading the CIO, CF
  33. DorobekInsider: What’s the deal with GSA administrator nominee Johnson? The Kansas City Star f
  34. DorobekINSIDER: On NewsChannel 8 talking government openness and transparency — the liner note
  35. DorobekInsider recommended event: Operation Jump Start VI – helping transitioning soldiers
  36. DorobekInsider: Did the President all-but mention GSA administrator nominee Johnson at the State of
  37. DorobekINSIDER: Operation Jump Start is a GO for tonight
  38. DorobekINSIDER: Johnson sworn in as GSA administrator — by phone
  39. DorobekInsider: White House names Leeds as GSA’s new acting administrator
  40. DorobekInsider: USDA gets early out approval from OPM as mega-management reorg continues
  41. DorobekInsider: Energy Department CIO to retire after 45 years of public service
  42. DorobekInsider: GSA chief of staff Germain steps down, no replacement named
  43. DorobekINSIDER poll: The Federal News Countdown for Feb. 22 – what’s the big story of th
  44. DorobekInsider: Lieberman, Collins want Networx delay answers
  45. The DorobekInsider on DC’s NewsChannel 8 on dashboards — and the Kiviat graph
  46. DorobekInsider: Federal News Radio Countdown for January 29, 2010: What are the top government stori
  47. DorobekInsider: More GSA FAS shifts — King to retire, Ghiloni shifts, and FAS SES regional com
  48. DorobekInsider: Germain to lead NAPA’s Collaboration Project, while NAPA’s Munz joins GS

… from the Daily Debrief with Chris Dorobek and Amy Morris

  1. OPM: No decision yet on government’s operating status for Tuesday
  2. OPM makes call on snow closings
  3. Analysis: Snow, closings set historic record for federal government
  4. OPM: Federal government closed Tuesday
  5. OPM Director Berry doesn’t regret decision to open
  6. Analysis: Will the federal government open on Friday?
  7. Make way for emergency feds, personnel
  8. Earnings down for many TSP accounts in January
  9. Will the D.C. region become a federal disaster area?
  10. Former OPM director weighs in on difficulty of snow closing call
  11. Lessons learned, best practices on telework examined after blizzard
  12. Timeline for TSP’s Roth option discussed
  13. TSP participant behavior was strong, steady during crisis
  14. GAO on NASA’s management and program challenges
  15. What’s happening with former NSPS feds?
  16. Analysis: Senior Correspondent Mike Causey on snow closings
  17. Why China isn’t the number one cyber threat to the U.S.
  18. OPM still to make decision on snow closing Tuesday
  19. Thursday Afternoon Federal Newscast
  20. Air Force tanker contract fight might end soon
  21. OPM wants to change sick leave rules
  22. Analysis: Johnson becomes GSA administrator
  23. How OPM will make the call on snow closings
  24. TSP participants can now move money from other accounts
  25. How to bust silos and foster collaboration
  26. Preview: What will Congress do to you this year?
  27. FY 2011 budget revealed, DHS sees increases
  28. Friday Afternoon Federal Newscast
  29. Bill in Senate would create federal scholarships for cybersecurity degrees
  30. How the tanker contract affects federal procurement
  31. Shame as a motivator at
  32. Best practices gained from NextGen deployment
  33. Causey: To open or not, that is the question
  34. ODNI director Blair: Recent cyber attacks are ‘wake-up call’
  35. Tuesday Afternoon Federal Newscast
  36. Getting more feds to telework might be harder than it sounds
  37. On pay raises and what feds really earn
  38. Now a good time to review where your money is in the TSP
  39. How to turn failure into success
  40. Government contractors and the living wage
  41. DHS issues new RFP on national cyber attacks
  42. Congress will debate TSP contributions this session
  43. QHSR review complete
  44. Monday Afternoon Federal Newscast
  45. How are you spending your “snow holiday?”
  46. Section: Daily Debrief Blogs
  47. Bonasaro hints Senior Executive Service might be in trouble
  48. Avaya Government Solutions completes road map
  49. Virtual USA enters second phase of regional operating pilot

…for Mike Causey’s Federal Report

  1. Snow Day: May Day!
  2. Investing Unused Leave
  3. 2011 Pay Raise: Coulda Been Worse
  4. Telecommuting: The Darkside!
  5. Feds in Harm’s Way
  6. 2011 Pay Pitch: Look For a Low Ball
  7. Diet Pay Raise/No-Cal COLAs
  8. Snow Shutdown: The Rules of the Road
  9. NSPS Staffers: Separation Anxiety
  10. The Roth Option & Your Estate
  11. Shutdown Rules: For Many No Work, No Pay!
  12. No-Cal COLAs Gag Reflex
  13. Going Part Time Without Going Broke
  14. Danger Zone: Your Office
  15. Snow Daze: Wimps Or Lions?
  16. Beltway Blizzard Tactics
  17. Respiraling NSPS Converts
  18. Survivors of the Storm Speak
  19. NSPS: Dead Duck or Sleeping Giant?
  20. Retirees $250 Tax Credit
  21. William Henry Harrison Day?
  22. 2011 Pay Raise, The Magic Number Is…
  23. FERS Sick Leave Cure: Rumor vs. Reality
  24. Life After NSPS: A GS 14, Step 15?
  25. Is Your Pension a Target?
  26. GS 15 Pay: The Frozen Chosen
  27. Going Part-Time Into Retirement
  28. TSP Changes Timetable
  29. Big Career Changes Coming at You
  30. Annual/Sick Leave Into TSP Dollars?
  31. Uncle Sam’s Antiques Roadshow
  32. How To Hit The 2010 Retirement Trifecta
  33. Long Term Care Premiums: Ripoff or Reality?
  34. New Benefits: Good News, Bad News
  35. Sick Leave Phase In…
  36. Section: Mike Causey
  37. TSP Balances: Size Counts
  38. 2011 Pay Raise Poker Chip
  39. Bulletproofing Your Health Plan
  40. Winter Closings: Very Early Warning
  41. Feds On a Winning Streak
  42. Postal Service Buyout Rumor (No. 63)
  43. Super Investment for Office Elders
  44. Bigger Buyouts = Fewer Employees
  45. COLA Consolation: Bribe or Blessing?
  46. Great Year For Feds…So Far
  47. The Perils of 2010
  48. Your 2010 Lucky Numbers
  49. Higher Health Premiums: Just Wait!

… and from

  1. Berry: ‘We’ll make the call this evening’
  2. Federal government operating status for Wednesday up in air
  3. Will federal government open on Friday?
  4. Federal government closed on Thursday
  5. Federal government open on Friday, Feb. 12
  6. Federal government closed on Wednesday
  7. Feds eye federal operating status as more snow approaches
  8. Federal government closed Monday
  9. White House proposes 1.4 percent pay raise
  10. OPM’s decision to open gov’t. questioned after horrific commute
  11. No word yet about federal government status on Thursday
  12. OPM’s Berry gets Hill thumbs up on fed closing call
  13. Teleworking becomes top of mind for federal government
  14. Snow collapses Smithsonian storage warehouse
  15. Federal govt. open Tuesday under delayed arrival, unscheduled leave
  16. OPM Director Berry opens up about making the closing call
  17. OPM Director Berry says open/close status to be made after 6 p.m.
  18. New federal cookie policy coming soon?
  19. Waiting for word from the federal government
  20. USCG’s Adm. Thad Allen begins long farewell
  21. TSP Snapshot: Look past the thorns of January
  22. Transportation Department scrambles to fend off furloughs
  23. Number of DHS contractors ‘unacceptable’
  24. Napolitano blames hiring process for DHS contractor glut
  25. Martha Johnson confirmed as GSA Administrator
  26. High drug prices targeted in House FEHBP plan
  27. DoD gives vendors new rules to protect data
  28. USPTO battles Snowmageddon with telework
  29. DHS to increase the number, diversity of senior leaders
  30. OMB to dash(board) to better management
  31. Air Force sets new date for tanker RFP
  32. Government needs to define cyber war
  33. Mikulski asks OPM about retirement system troubles
  34. Three former feds nab high-level private sector jobs
  35. DHS completes roadmap for change
  36. OPM to test new employee health services
  37. IT community prepares for major policy change
  38. Federal government closed Dec. 21st due to snow
  39. OPM says safety is paramount in government closure decisions
  40. DoD partially lifts ban on USB drives
  41. Federal News Radio Reports
  42. OMB finally details broad management doctrine
  43. Army putting up $30,000 prizes for apps
  44. VA axes 12 IT projects
  45. OMB taking a deeper look at data centers
  46. Fed contracting community waits to see who fills Murtha’s shoes
  47. DHS CIO taking on IT governance
  48. White House IT budget request lower in 2011
  49. Telework centers offer alternative workspace for feds
  50. OMB’s Werfel lays out new plan to follow agency money

Written by cdorobek

March 1, 2010 at 10:52 AM