Private employers all across the country are experimenting with ways to improve their employees' health and achieve more value for their health care dollars.
It is at least fair to ask if these salaries are deserved -- after all, much of the federal workforce does require special
Government is based, ultimately, on fostering relationships of trust aimed at joint efforts to create social good. Dan Ariely's reminder is thus worth keeping in mind. Yet we may be overly focused on seeing the connections within government and between government and citizens in market terms.
Our Town: Sloan Public Service Awards 2012 With 24-hour responsibility for 2 major ERs, Jacobi and North Central Bronx, this
Since 1985, the first week of every May has been designated as a time set aside to honor the women and men who serve our nation as government employees at the federal, state, county and local levels.
In the past two days we've seen a federal judge rule that Detroit can go bankrupt, putting its workers' pensions in jeopardy, and we have seen Illinois' legislature vote for substantial cuts in its retirees' pensions. Undoubtedly these two actions are just the tip of the iceberg.
To Senator Ted Cruz, For Reimbursement to the American People for Money Wrongfully Taken Out of their Hands: $24 Billion, Payable to the U.S. Treasury, as their Trustee, over such period of time as is required to make this debt good.
When you're a federal employee, you find out what makes the government work, and what doesn't work. Guest Buck Sexton shares his story.
The federal government employs 600,000 fewer workers today than the average for the past 50 years. In 2011 4.36 million worked
Geoff Smart is the chairman and CEO of ghSMART, a leadership firm for CEOs and investors. He is the author of leadership books and a social entrepreneur who sees his mission as creating, communicating and putting into practice useful ideas about leadership.