Human Resources

Public Works 2017 Salary Survey: Now Hiring!
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Public Works 2017 Salary Survey: Now Hiring!

It’s time to become an employer of choice. Here’s how. More

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Oops! We Made a Mistake

Thanks to our salary survey respondents who pointed out my misinterpretation of the overtime rule for salaried (as opposed to hourly) employees. Good eye! More

Look Out! Our Salary Survey's on its Way
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Look Out! Our Salary Survey's on its Way

On Friday, you'll get (another) e-mail from me asking you to complete our annual... More

Trump Administration May Kill Plan to Pay Managers Overtime
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Trump Administration May Kill Plan to Pay Managers Overtime

In December, a Texas court stopped new labor rules affecting white-collar people... More

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Trump's Transportation Secretary

OK, so he's only named his chief of staff (Republican National Committee chairman Reince Priebus) and senior strategist (Stephen K. Bannon). Check out this short-list of the president-elect's likely 15 Cabinet appointees to see who's in the running. More

Trump: the King of Construction and Growth
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Trump: the King of Construction and Growth

My boss weighs in how our president-elect could benefit anyone who designs and... More

16 Up-and-Coming Public Works Leaders
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16 Up-and-Coming Public Works Leaders

Meet the men and women chosen for a year-long professional development program.... More

2015 Director's Survey
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2015 Director's Survey

In its quest to become a high-performance organization (HPO), the Orange County... More

21 States Sue Federal Government Over New Overtime Rules
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21 States Sue Federal Government Over New Overtime Rules

Contractors say the Labor Department's plan for compensating white-collar workers... More

How Come Federal Employees Get Such Great Retirement Benefits?
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How Come Federal Employees Get Such Great Retirement Benefits?

Yesterday I got a press release from a consultant who helps federal government... More

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